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Union Pacific #900081, Rotary Snowplow, Museum of Transportation, St Louis, Missouri

Rotary Snowplow

The world's largest railroad rotary snowplow has a 12 foot cutting wheel, with all of its 3,000 horsepower used to turn it at 150 rpm.

 

Owner: Museum of Transport, St Louis, MO

History: UP 900081

Builder: UP Omaha Shops, 1966, no serial #

Power: Diesel, 3000 hp (built as diesel)

Status: Display (retired & donated 1994)

  

Museum of Transportation, St Louis, Missouri

 

www.museumoftransport.org/

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Taken on April 12, 2003