Tag: Big Boy Steam Locomotive

Trainscapes: Union Pacific Big Boy: The Behemoth Train That Tamed The Rockies

Train fans love those classic steam locomotives.  And the Big Boy 4014 from the Union Pacific is a fan favorite.  So why was the Big Boy built by the Union Pacific?  YouTube […]

Trainscapes: Big Boy Maintenance, How To Keep Steam Locomotives Running

Train fans have been going crazy over Union Pacific running the Big Boy Locomotive.  But do you know how much work it takes to maintain the historic steam locomotive?  The YouTube channel […]

Trainscapes: Video Roundup Of Union Pacific’s Big Boy 4014 Steam Locomotive

This week has been awesome for train fans like me!  Union Pacific has completed restoration of American Locomotive Company 4000-class 4-8-8-4 locomotive, popularly named Big Boy.  It took years for Union Pacific […]

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