"Big Mike" UP 2295         
I bought this pictures at a thrift store, sadly a kitten had gotten ahold of it. The picture shows "Big Mike" UP 2295, the Mikado that was donated to the City of Boise as it is still on active railroad tracks on its way to Julia Davis Park near downtown Boise. As best I can tell this was taken on the old main into Boise near Boise Junction. This in near where the tracks cross Curtis Rd. On the back is written "Harry Morrison MK" The photographer has stamped there name, "W. S. Shaw" and the date Nov. 2, 1959.
Date: 11/2/1959 Location: Boise Junction, ID   Map Show Boise Junction on a rail map Views: 658 Collection Of:   Northern Snowman
Locomotives: UP 2295(2-8-2)    Author:  W. S. Shaw
"Big Mike" UP 2295
Picture Categories: Roster,Steam This picture is part of album:  Technically not being a foamer.
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