Dave is in Korea searching for a builder for the California Zephyr Passenger trains and future projects. Please watch
this space for updates. FM Models factory who was building the CZ passenger cars burned to the ground last spring and Dave
is not sure they will every get back in business. FM has produced all the Key Diesels for the last 10 plus years and their
loss is huge.
WE have two sets of Santa Fe FT for sale. They are new old stock and are shown on the Key Models for Sale Page.
According to Union Pacific senior manager of Heritage Operations
Ed Dickens Jr., the 4-8-8-4 series originally was to have been called "Wasatch". One day while one of the engines was being
built an unknown worker scrawled "Big Boy" in chalk on its front. With that, the legendary name was born, and has stuck ever
Union Pacific Reservation Sheet is available on the Big Boy Feature Page