All Hail Big Boy! Union Pacific 4-8-8-4 4014 makes its grand entrance at the Union Pacific's celebration of the Transcontinental Railroad in Ogden.
NS train 776 makes its way south after back to back northbounds. This train would only go to MP 80.1 (Rileyville, VA) at which time it toned the dispatcher reporting no power, no dynamic brakes, n... (more)
Ore carrier 6 sits on the Hoover Mason Trestle adjacent to the Bethlehem Steel plant. The trestle is now a pedestrian walkway.
Union Pacific "Big Boy" No. 4014 and "Northern" No. 844 put on a fantastic show as they depart Rawlins, Wyoming, for Laramie, on May 17, 2019.
Ed Dickens and Bruce Kirk posing in front of UP 4014. Thank you Ed and the rest of the team for bringing to life a Big Boy that I has been a dream of mine and others to see run. Also thanks to Un... (more)
Rebuilt, repainted and remote control equipped.
Creating a spectacle! The cell phones come out as UP 4014 departs the yard in Evanston, WY in spectacular fashion, headed for Rock Springs, Rawlins, Laramie and eventually, Cheyenne.
Stopped by the rocksThe special passenger train led by Union Pacific Big Boy No. 4014 made an unexpended stop proceeding down the north siding at Evanston, Wyoming, on May 6, 2019. Near... (more)
Some current Union Pacific Railroad Police dressed in western attire on the front of UP 4014. I just happen to catch this while volunteering at the festivities held at the Union Station in Ogden o... (more)
In some ways this image summarizes Mothers Day with the 4014: beautiful weather, the spectacular Wasatch Mountains, and crowds of regular folks enjoying the spectacle of a "Big Boy" on a... (more)
Escalante Western Railway's trio of former B&O SD40's leads the morning empty hopper train east, away from the Escalante Generating Station near Prewitt, New Mexico.
A Burlington Northern grain train climbs Mullan Pass west of Helena, Montana, on August 28, 1993. BN GE C30-7 No. 5022 leads a sister C30-7 and two EMD SD40-2s on the head end, while a four-unit m... (more)
A Lhoist aggregate train emerges from the tunnel at Westel on the way to the interchange with Norfolk Southern at Rockwood.