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Snowstorm can’t stop Big Boy steam locomotive

(Source: Denverite, November 26, 2019)

DENVER, Colo. — If you want to get around snowy conditions, maybe try a giant train. Tuesday’s snowstorm was no match for Union Pacific Railroad’s Big Boy No. 4014, a 1.2 million pound engine that successfully departed Denver on Tuesday at 8:15 a.m. en route to its home in Cheyenne, according to Union Pacific spokesperson Kristen South. She added that the “beast” of a train didn’t have any major issues.

Full story and video: Denverite

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

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