Hundreds of people crowd the fence surrounding that encloses UP 1996 and the 4-8-8-4 steam locomotive, Big Boy. Cameras are high over everyone's heads as UP 1996 moves the massive steam locomotive... (more)
January 26th, 2014, 12:28 PM. The Sipos family have been waiting on top of their jeep since 8:00 AM this morning to see the 4014 roll by their location. Grant Sipos waves excitedly to the passenge... (more)
January 26th, 2014, 11:16 AM. Railfans ready their camera at Main St. crossing in Pomona Ca. as Union Pacific train PWCWC2 25 (Passenger; West Colton CA to West Colton CA) consisting of UP 8448, 4... (more)
Union Pacific train PWCWC2 25 (Passenger; West Colton CA to West Colton CA) originated at West Colton Yard on Saturday, January 25th and headed west. At Bassett, it reversed direction and headed ... (more)
Just when you think you've seen it all... As Union Pacific 4-8-8-4 4014 is ferried to West Colton Yard, a number of the steam crew members and a UP police officer take advantage of the emp... (more)
An aging star, at one time the biggest, coming out of retirement attracts throngs of paparazzi! The hundreds of onlookers in attendance watch as Union Pacific 1996 begins to roll Big Boy 4... (more)
Union Pacific SD70ACe 1996 arrived early in the morning of January 26th, 2014, to pick up UP "Big Boy" 4014 from the Los Angeles County Fairplex, where the 4014 had been on display for over 50 yea... (more)
Big Boy, your ride is here! At 1:45 am, Union Pacific SD70ACe 1996 arrives at the Los Angeles County Fairgrounds (Fairplex) to pick up Union Pacific "Big Boy" 4-8-8-4 4014 for its trip to ... (more)
UP 4884 pulls the special move of UP 4014 to West Colton as they pass through the City of Industry.
Rolling east, UP 4014 crosses the flyover in Ontario with UP 1996 helping in the rear on a sunny, Southern California afternoon.
The First Steps of Many.. UP 1996, the Southern Pacific Heritage unit, slowly rolls back out of the Fairplex in Pomona with UP 4014, The Big Boy. They is the first movement of the engine as... (more)