February 29, 2016 3 Comments
If there are two things I love in this world, they’d be history and transportation, especially trains. When I say that you’ll not be surprised that I love steam locomotives.
The Brits have brought back a legend, the Flying Scotsman. Yes, the engine, the train still runs.
Gorgeous, isn’t she?
But look, what our Union Pacific is up to!
Now in the UP’s own steam shop being restored in Cheyenne, Wyoming.
Meanwhile back east, in Pennsylvania, they’re building one of these from the rails up!
Here’s a bit more (with sound!) from the trust itself, to find out more, follow the link at the video!
Good thing leap day only comes quadrennily, I love posts like this.