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UP plans to restore massive steam engine

Posted By rob On July 24, 2013 @ 9:57 am In Alumni Association News,News,Recent Updates | Comments Disabled

CHEYENNE, Wyo.—Union Pacific Railroad says it will try to restore one of the largest steam locomotives ever built to operating condition.

The railroad said July 23 it reached an agreement to acquire a “Big Boy” locomotive from the RailGiants Train Museum at the Los Angeles County Fairgrounds.

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