Big Boy on the move again

Big Boy on the move again

Postby Rich1853 » Fri May 03, 2019 7:50 am

Leaving Cheyenne, WY May04,2019 after the 9:30 AM MDT christening ceremony at the historic Cheyenne Depot on the way to Ogden, UT
https://www.google.com/amp/s/jalopnik.c ... 476351/amp
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And test run video released today May03,2019
https://www.google.com/amp/s/jalopnik.c ... 509725/amp

Real time GPS tracking
https://www.up.com/heritage/steam/index.htm
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Re: Big Boy on the move again

Postby MacG » Sat May 04, 2019 3:23 pm

Laramie WY arrived 35 minutes late.

4014 and 844.jpg

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Trains Magazine streams the ride partly live on their Facebook page.
https://www.facebook.com/TrainsMagazine

The Union Pacific probably just the celebrations on May 09.
https://www.facebook.com/unionpacific

Here is a video of the test run. In the beginning, 4014 is united with its tender in the picture. He is currently running with the tender of 3985.
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Re: Big Boy on the move again

Postby krokodil » Sun May 05, 2019 4:05 am

I hope I will get once a chance to see the Big Boy in operation. I saw all but two machines around US, 4014 was also one of those I never saw... :-)
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