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sladys
07-31-2008, 11:52 AM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.gearthhacks.com/dlfile30356/Union-Pacific-Big-Boy-Nr.-4018.htm>Union Pacific Big Boy Nr. 4018</a></b><br><br>Big Boy was the name given to the Union Pacific Railroad's twenty-five 4000 class 4-8-8-4 Mallet articulated steam locomotives built between 1941 and 1944 by Alco. The longest ever build in the world.<br />
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It's 1 of 8 remaining in the USA.<br />
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Union_Pacific_Big_Boy<br />
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<br /><br /><img src=http://www.gearthhacks.com/showimage.php?image=112807/865404UnionPacificBigBoy.jpg>

sladys
07-31-2008, 11:52 AM
StreetView:
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