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Thistle, Utah County Photographs

    Please keep in mind that these photographs have been reduced in size to approximately 1 1/2" to 2" to save on server space and download time. The original size of the photograph varies. Please see the Introduction page for details on ordering photographs along with the price list.

02-2-1.jpg
Photo: 02-2-1 Date of Origin: 1971
Item name: Train
Description: Denver and Rio Grande passenger train at Thistle coming from Helper
02-2-2.jpg
Photo: 02-2-2 Date of Origin: 1894
Item name: Railroad
Description: Steam engine at Thistle
02-2-3.jpg
Photo: 02-2-3 Date of Origin:  
Item name: Railroad
Description: Steam engine on tracks in Thistle
02-2-4.jpg
Photo: 02-2-4 Date of Origin: 1950
Item name: Railroad
Description: Train going through Thistle
02-2-5.jpg
Photo: 02-2-5 Date of Origin: 1900
Item name: Hostelry
Description: The Junction house at Thistle was a Hostelry where railroad crews boarded for the night when necessary
02-2-6.jpg
Photo: 02-2-6 Date of Origin: 1906
Item name: Roundhouse
Description: Roundhouse at Thistle
02-3-2.jpg
Photo: 02-3-2 Date of Origin: 1900
Item name: Homes
Description: Home in Thistle with people in front.
02-3-3.jpg
Photo: 02-3-3 Date of Origin: 1983
Item name: Mud slide
Description: In March 1983 after a heavy winter and lots of rain, there was a huge mud slide at the town of Thistle. The town was buried with water and houses had to be removed. The road buckled and was covered with mud and the railroad buckled.
02-3-4.jpg
Photo: 02-3-4 Date of Origin: 1983
Item name: Mud Slide
Description: Draining the lake after the mud slide at Thistle
02-3-5.jpg
Photo: 02-3-5 Date of Origin: 1983
Item name: Mud slide
Description: A train entering the new tunnel built at Billy's Mountain
02-3-6.jpg
Photo: 02-3-6 Date of Origin: 1983
Item name: Mud slide
Description: Train near the new tunnel built at Billy's Mountain
02-3-7.jpg
Photo: 02-3-7 Date of Origin: 1983
Item name: Mud Slide
Description: Pipes draining the lake created by mud slide
02-3-8.jpg
Photo: 02-3-8 Date of Origin: 1983
Item name: Mud slide
Description: The photo shows logs, timber and debrie caused by the mud slide at Thistle.
02-3-9.jpg
Photo: 02-3-9 Date of Origin: 1983
Item name: Mud slide
Description: Construction site of the new train tunnel at Thistle
02-3-10.jpg
Photo: 02-3-10 Date of Origin: 1983
Item name: Mud slide
Description: The lake created by the mud slide.
02-3-11.jpg
Photo: 02-3-11 Date of Origin: 1983
Item name: Mud slide
Description: The lake created by the mud slide.
02-3-12.jpg
Photo: 02-3-12 Date of Origin: 1983
Item name: Mud slide
Description: A train entering the new tunnel made after the mud slide.
02-3-13.jpg
Photo: 02-3-13 Date of Origin: 1983
Item name: Mud slide
Description: Overview of the roads, the lake and train tunnels.
02-3-14.jpg
Photo: 02-3-14 Date of Origin: 1983
Item name: Mud slide
Description: Lake, boats and boat ramp at Thistle following mud slide.
02-3-15.jpg
Photo: 02-3-15 Date of Origin: 1983
Item name: Mud slide
Description: Draining the lake at Thistle
02-3-16.jpg
Photo: 02-3-16 Date of Origin: 1983
Item name: Mud slide
Description: Building the new road over Billy's Mountain at Thistle
02-3-17.jpg
Photo: 02-3-17 Date of Origin: 1983
Item name: Mud slide
Description: Pipes used for the draining the lake at Thistle.
02-3-18.jpg
Photo: 02-3-18 Date of Origin: 1983
Item name: Mud slide
Description: A view of the mud slide.
02-3-19.jpg
Photo: 02-3-19 Date of Origin: 1983
Item name: Mud slide
Description: Railroad tracks & train at Thistle
02-3-20.jpg
Photo: 02-3-20 Date of Origin: 1983
Item name: Mud slide
Description: Men working on the train tracks at Thistle


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