"Big Boy No. 4014" steams to Iowa Monday

OMAHA, Nebraska- The Union Pacific Railroad is celebrating the 150th anniversary of the transcontinental railroad, by showing off it's restored, "Big Boy Number 40-14."

The steam locomotive is in Nebraska this weekend, and will travel to Iowa Monday, part of a multi-state trip to mark the anniversary.

The steam engine is scheduled to arrive in Denison Monday morning around 11:30. It will then travel to Carroll, and end the day in Boone around 3 o'clock Monday afternoon. "Big Boy" leaves Boone Tuesday morning, and heads to Nevada, Iowa Falls, and Mason City, before heading to Minnesota.

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