RailPictures.Net Photo: UP 4014 Union Pacific Steam 4-8-8-4 at Barstow, California by Alex Gillman
 
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BNSF Mojave Subdivision (more..)
Barstow, California, USA (more..)
October 12, 2019
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A Big Boy Pointing at Tehachapi. UP 4014 will likely be the first and last "Big Boy" steam locomotive to ever find itself on BNSF's Mojave Subdivision - the tracks that deposit BNSF trains at Mojave before their assault on Tehachapi Pass. Today's rare visit of a 4000 class steam locomotive comes following Union Pacific's need to turn the 23-car passenger train at Barstow before backing into the Amtrak depot. Once all passengers are off-loaded, the train will pull west out of the station before shoving back to Daggett where it will return to home rails on it's way to Yermo.
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