UP 900081 - Union Pacific Snowplow  Contributor's Pick!       
This is the heaviest snowplow ever built weighin in at 367,000 lb. It was necessary to push this snowplow with 3 or 4 locomotives as the turbocharged diesel engine/electric generator drove the cutting wheel. It now resides at the National Museum of Transportation.
Date: 10/21/2015 Location: Kirkwood, MO   Map Show Kirkwood on a rail map Views: 107 Collection Of:   Gary Everhart
Rolling Stock: UP 900081 (Snow Plow) Author:  Gary Everhart
UP 900081 - Union Pacific Snowplow
Picture Categories: RollingStock This picture is part of album:  National Museum of Transportation - Freight & MOW #1
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Name Type Comments Date
Kevin Murray General Great photo! Wonder why it was retired? 1/12/2018 9:26:27 PM
Robert Farkas General What a monster! 1/15/2018 9:39:06 PM

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