RailPictures.Net Photo: ATSF 5086 Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe (ATSF) EMD SD40-2 at Wootton, Colorado by Steve Patterson
 
  Login Sign Up 


Photo Location Map Locomotive Details Location/Date of Photo


View Larger Map
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe (ATSF) (more..)
EMD SD40-2 (more..)
Unknown
Wootton, Colorado, USA (more..)
December 02, 1989
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
ATSF 5086 (more..)
ATSF KCEP (more..)
Steve Patterson (more..)
Contact Photographer Photographer Profile 
Remarks & Notes 
Santa Fe's SD-40-2 5086 gets an assist from three Kodachrome painted units, two GEs and an EMD, lifting hotshot Q train KCEP up the 3% north side of Raton Pass at Wootton, less than a mile from the New Mexico state line and summit Raton Tunnel -- the highest point on the AT&SF, 7,588-ft. Fisher Peak is in the background as the train was running from Kansas City to El Paso on Dec. 2, 1989. There are no freight trains on the route today.
Community Response Photo Comments (1) 
Views: 2,874     Favorited: 17
Since added on November 09, 2013

+ Add to Favorites

+ Nominate for People's Choice

+ Subscribe

+ Add to Photo Album

+ Post a Photo Comment
 
* Views on this page updated in real-time.

 User Photo Albums Containing this Photo (2)+ Add to Album
Mountain Railroading in the Rockies

Album created by member hemiadda2d
Album Views: 174,538
The drama, power, majestic mountains, steel rails and iron will of lugging tonnage over the Rockies...
The Way it Used to Be

Album created by member ckeefer58
Album Views: 245,384
Things change. Railroads are no different. A collection of images showing the railroads as they used to be.
Add to Photo Album or Get Your Own Photo Album


EXIF Data for this photo: [What's this?]

No header data found for this image.



Photo Copyright 2013 Steve Patterson. All Rights Reserved. Photo Usage Policy
This website Copyright © 2002-2020. All Rights Reserved.
Do Not Sell My Personal Information