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
4014 sits in Pomona as the UP steam crew takes apart the engine in preparation for the trip to the UP Steam Shop, the engine is now in Cheyenne in the process of getting rebuilt
UP 4014 works the fourth leg of its 'Return Home' tour, departing Woods Cross for Ogden on May 4, 2014.
Big Boy on Sherman Hill.
A scheduled stop a Wamsutter. The watertower behind sure had fed 4014 some decades ago.
The Big Boy transfer emerged under a nice thunderstorm cell just out of Evanston. Amazingly I was pretty alone at this spot except for a neighbor who dropped by to see the train.