Three EMD SD70Ms idle on a UP eastbound at Stockham. UP was so impressed with these units in testing that the railroad eventually bought hundreds of this model.
Old Pueblo Trolley 869 works the streets of Tucson near the University of Arizona. Built in 1953, this tram originally served Kyoto City Lines in Japan.
Early evening as Old Pueblo Trolley 869 battles traffic on 4th Avenue in Tucson. Built in 1953, this tram originally served Kyoto City Lines in Japan.
A hot eastbound UP stack train departs Tucson Yard just before sunset after changing crews.
UP 4999 East, a hot stack train from the West Coast, roars upgrade out of Tucson as it assaults the hill to Vail.
A thunderstorm that has blown in the from the east is sending reddish-colored lightning down to the ground right on top of the Sunset Route at the far eastern edge of Tucson. If memory serves me c... (more)
UP power resting at Tucson yard. From left to right SD70M #4098, GP40M-2 #7135, SD60M #2401.
Pacific Fruit Express NW2 1048 began life as Union Pacific 1048. It is seen here at the PFE shops in Tucson, Arizona, on October 6, 1996.
Coming out of the yard, the train will hit some grade in about 1 mile. Tucson Electric Power Plant is preparing the night shift.
UP manifest heads West out of the Tucson yard.
An eastbound intermodal train has just gotten its new crew, and is now departing the Old Pueblo for El Paso.
East bound at Mescal.
Heading east out of Tucson.