Fireworks explode above the Union Pacific 4014, and well, one that exploded on the street to the left of the Big Boy that didn't quite function as expected. A very special thank you the Mayor, C... (more)
A member of the UP 4014 Steam Crew rides on the front platform of the Big Boy as it slowly works through the south leg of the Van Buren wye. The crewman was on the radio giving the crew in the cab... (more)
The Occupied Camp Car sign is attached to the rail, protecting the Big Boy after spending a cold, 18 degree night in Prescott, Arkansas. Photo taken with permission.
A member of the UP Steam Crew watches the track ahead and radios information to the cab as the Big Boy heads a short distance up the Van Buren line. The very sharp curves on the wye required a lot... (more)
Preparations are being made for the arrival of the UP 4014 Big Boy as a long line of EMD diesel locomotives sit next to the Jenks Locomotive Shops. The Big Boy and passenger train will later be p... (more)
The UP 4014 Big Boy races north as it crosses one of the many bridges located between Fulton and Hope, Arkansas.
The Union Pacific 4014 Steam Crew continue to get the Big Boy prepared for departure from Prescott and the day's trip into Little Rock, Arkansas.
A brisk morning greets the Union Pacific Big Boy in a scene that almost looks like something from the 1950s.
Fireworks light up the sky over the Union Pacific 4014 Big Boy on a very cold, 19 degree night. A very special thank you the Mayor, City Council, and Chief of the Police of Prescott, the Curator f... (more)
Penn Central GG-1s 4867 and 4857 sit in the diesel service area in Potomac Yard. While walking around the diesel service area, I saw engines from the RF&P, Southern, Penn Central, B&O and C&O. I... (more)
A rather grimy SP 8529 leads a doublestack through the curves near Empirita. Trailing consist is SP 8496, SP 9201, RG 5377, and Family Lines 2584.
Cotton Belt 9624 leads an eastbound doublestack through the curves near Empirita. Trailing consist is SP 8004, SP 7369, SSW 9629 and SP 9603.
Union Pacific 3069, Rio Grande 5507, SP 8504 and UP 3044 at the diesel service in the Tucson Yard. In the distance is the SP yard tower.
Missouri Pacific 901 and UP caboose 25856 in Pendleton, Oregon.