One month after 9-11, a very worn looking Santa Fe 804 leads a colorful consist across bridge number 2 in Abo Canyon. Things have changed since this photo was taken, with the addition of the secon... (more)
Early morning at the small Southwestern RR yard at Deming, finds a set of road power ready for a day's work. SW 3103 is an ex CIT lease unit.
North of Deming by about 30 miles is the Southwestern's small yard and shop at Hurley. Seen here is one of there ex ATSF GP30's in the company's new paint. This is the only unit painted like this.
Weed city....no weeds now! D&RGW Locomotive #315 chugs slowly toward the 28-car siding located just south of Lobato Trestle on the run to Cumbres Pass. Back in 1970, this site was used a... (more)
GP-16 of the now defunct Santa Fe Southern sits side tracked at Lamy, New Mexico.
Southwestern Railway out of Deming, NM has a new paint scheme seen here on 2468 in the late evening on 10/29/16.
Movie making on the Cumbres & Toltec. Lettered for the Great Northern, No.484 becomes a star on a new Netflix movie called Hostile starring Christian Bale.
The New Mexico Rail Runner outruns both the coyote and traffic on I-25 as it heads from Santa Fe on its way to Albuquerque.
The New Mexico Rail Runner is pushing north as it heads from Belen to downtown Albuquerque, passing the small airport at Los Lunas.
Santa Fe’s articulated doodlebug M190 and one coach were running 75 mph when they zipped by the Chisum, N.M. station sign. Train 25 operated between Clovis and Carlsbad and informally was called... (more)
exSanta Fe SSWR units are working exSanta Fe copper branch cluster in Hurley
That others may live..... Running a fleet of 90+ year-old steam engines that have to work just as hard each day as they ever did back in the steam era is a very difficult endeavor to sustai... (more)
You riding in the cupola of caboose 999272 on the rear of train #52, a mainline local, as it nears Engle, New Mexico, on October 20, 1968. The train originated in El Paso, Texas, and is en route t... (more)
The Rincon Local waiting on mainline 2 for a grain train at Engel, NM.
This is my 14,000 ton loaded grain train sitting on mainline 2 at Engel, NM as we waited for an eastbound to pass. Had to wait 2 hours and 45 minute before we were underway again.