Prior to the move of UP's Big Boy steam locomotive #4014 from its home in Pomona, California, the Rail Giants Museum put on a night time photo shoot with help from Steve Crise. There were about tw... (more)
Union Pacific Big Boy 4014 awaits its return to hopeful service one day.
Just a look back at the Union Pacific Hospital Train delivering the 4014 to Cheyenne for restoration.
Big Boy steam locomotive being moved to Cheyenne, WY through Cajon Pass and paced by a video crew in a hi-rail truck
Big Boy 4014 meets red boxes - somewhere between Wamsutter and Rawlins.
Pace the Pace. The Big Boy move rolls downgrade to Evanston paralleling the I-80 and the Wasatch Rd with a silver Ram in the lead position of the chasers.
Union Pacific 4014 poses during an evening photo shoot for the Southern California Chapter of the Railroad & Locomotive Historical Society in August of 2013.
A nasty downpour and a sucker hole make a rainbow over Big Boy 4014.
The Big Boy train gliding along I-84 in full glory through the Morgan Valley near Peterson. Thanks go to the State Troopers who took care that almost everybody parked wild & safe...
Some miles short of Laramie the "Big Boy train" sees some low sunlight again.
Big Boy 4014 passing the Sinclair refinery.
Union Pacific 4014 stem locomotive is on it's way to Cheyenne, Wy.
Maybe we witness here the start of a lifelong passion.
Imagine the 4014 running along I-80 (or US30 in past days) through Wyoming without the help of diesels... Can't wait to see it.
4014 sits in Pomona on display, the engine is now in Cheyenne being rebuilt