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2024 Big Boy Celebration
Kerry Cochran, Ethan Doty, Greg Elems, Nicholas Manos, Barbara Pierceall, Brian Waller


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2024 Big Boy Celebration gallery.

Page last updated:  Sun Jul 14 12:56:33 PDT 2024



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Links to photographs in slide show:

Image number 1 -- WP 165 is hot today. - Greg Elems 7/6/24
Image number 2 -- Fred Elenbaas finishing the handicap parking spots. - Greg Elems 7/6/24
Image number 3 -- David Elems and Nicholas Manos helping Roger Stabler calibrate safety devices on WP 165. - Greg Elems 7/6/24
Image number 4 -- David Elems and Nicholas Manos helping Roger Stabler calibrate safety devices on WP 165. - Greg Elems 7/6/24
Image number 5 -- Eugene Vicknair with the new drinking fountain in the women′s restroom hall. It will have a water bottle fill station also. - Greg Elems 7/7/24
Image number 6 -- UP 1983 seen from the museum it is expected that it will be on the Big Boy train when it goes down the canyon and from Roseville over Donner - Kerry Cochran 7/8/24
Image number 7 -- Eric Manos compacting the the ADA parking at pedestrian entrance getting ready for the 2024 Big Boy Celebration tomorrow - Kerry Cochran 7/9/24
Image number 8 -- WP 165 wooden art in display room WPRM - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 9 -- Eric Manos preparing ADA parking museum entrance - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 10 -- Brian Waller working on the Kobota, Craig Simmons in the background - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 11 -- ADA access to Big Boy viewing area - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 12 -- WP 165 fired up, getting ready for the event - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 13 -- WP 165 fired up, getting ready for the event - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 14 -- WP 165 Steam electrical generator - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 15 -- Roger Stabler in WP 165 Checking equipment - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 16 -- Roger Stabler in WP 165 Checking equipment - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 17 -- WP 165 American Locomotive Company logo - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 18 -- WP 165 fired up, getting ready for the event - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 19 -- WP 165 moving under its own power - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 20 -- WP 165 moving under its own power sitting outside the shop - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 21 -- UP 4014 arrives at Portola - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 22 -- News helicopter watching UP 4014 arrive - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 23 -- UP Police waiting for UP 4014 arrival - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 24 -- UP 4014 arrives at Portola - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 25 -- UP 4014 moving into viewing position - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 26 -- UP 4014 moving into viewing position - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 27 -- - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 28 -- FRRS members taking photos - Kerry Cochran 7/9/24
Image number 29 -- UP crew checking UP 4014 - Kerry Cochran 7/9/2024
Image number 30 -- UP Early in the Morning light and no visitors. - Ethan Doty 7/10/24
Image number 31 -- WPRM crew members getting ready for the days work - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 32 -- WP 165 with Caboose Train ready for the days work - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 33 -- WP 165 out at Malfunction. - Ethan Doty 7/10/24
Image number 34 -- Visitors getting onboard the caboose train - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 35 -- Visitors getting onboard the caboose train - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 36 -- Visitors looking at the UP 4014 - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 37 -- Visitors waling into the museum - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 38 -- Walking path and vehicle entry road into museum - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 39 -- Entry gate into museum - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 40 -- Parking area at old ball field area - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 41 -- Visitors lining up to get into entry gate - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 42 -- Entry Gate - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 43 -- Entry Gate - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 44 -- Visitors walking toward ADA entrance - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 45 -- Grand Return of UP 1983, WP Heritage unit. - Ethan Doty 7/10/24
Image number 46 -- Visitors walking toward ADA entrance - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 47 -- Motor Car loading area - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 48 -- Viewing area - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 49 -- Motor Car rides - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 50 -- Motor Car rides - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 51 -- ADA Parking area - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 52 -- Craig Simmons talking to visitor - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 53 -- Model Train exhibit - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 54 -- Information Desk Matt and Debbie Shuman - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 55 -- Information Desk Matt and Debbie Shuman - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 56 -- Matt Shuman talking to visitor - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 57 -- Museum Store - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 58 -- Museum Store - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 59 -- Museum Store - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 60 -- Display room - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 61 -- Display room - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 62 -- Food Vendors - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 63 -- Food Vendors - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 64 -- Don Nelson fires WP 165 - Nicholas Manos 7/10/24
Image number 65 -- Model Trains - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 66 -- Model Trains - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 67 -- Model Trains - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 68 -- WP 165 at Pedestrian entry - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 69 -- WP 1983 added into UP 4014 train - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 70 -- Model Train exhibit - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 71 -- Model Train exhibit - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 72 -- Model Train exhibit - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 73 -- Model Train exhibit - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 74 -- Model Train exhibit - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 75 -- WP 165 on three rail with the caboose train - Brian Waller 7/10/24
Image number 76 -- UP 4014 in the afternoon with a crowd. (photo taken from WPRM baggage car FRRX 5653) - Ethan Doty 7/10/24
Image number 77 -- WP 165 on the Ramp Track. (photo taken from WPRM baggage car FRRX 5653) - Ethan Doty 7/10/24
Image number 78 -- Filling WP 165 with water - Brian Waller 7/10/24
Image number 79 -- WP 165 with Caboose Train - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 80 -- President Greg Elems addresses the night photo shoot guests - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 81 -- Night Photo Shoot guests - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 82 -- Night Photo Shoot guests - Kerry Cochran 7/10/2024
Image number 83 -- UP 4014 backing up to the main line - getting ready to leave Portola - Kerry Cochran 7/11/2024
Image number 84 -- UP 4014 on the main line steaming up to leave - Kerry Cochran 7/11/2024
Image number 85 -- UP 4014 on the way - Kerry Cochran 7/11/2024
Image number 86 -- UP 4014 on the way - Kerry Cochran 7/11/2024
Image number 87 -- UP 4014 on the way - Kerry Cochran 7/11/2024
Image number 88 -- UP 4014 on the way - Kerry Cochran 7/11/2024
Image number 89 -- UP 4014 and WP 1983 leaving Portola - Kerry Cochran 7/11/2024
Image number 90 -- UP 4014 headed for Oroville crossing state route 89 - Barbara Pierceall 7/11/24


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