Southern Pacific Kodachrome 7303 at the diesel service in the Tucson yard. Photo taken with permission.
Former Santa Fe (BNSF) 8630, with UP 5996, SP 8167, UP 5061 and SP 8607, waits for a crew before heading east out of the Tucson yard. Photo taken with permission.
A set of 4 Santa Fe engines sit at the diesel service area next to kodachrome SP 8286. Photo taken with permission.
SP 8353 and BN 8014 bring train 112 into the Interbay yard.
A quiet night at the east end of the Tucson yard. Photo taken with permission.
BC Hydro 384 switches cars before taking his train out of the yard. In a few minutes I would board the locomotive to go for a cab ride. Photo taken with permission.
BC Hydro 384 leads his train slowly past the diamond near Clayburn, BC. The semaphore signal was operated manually. The brakeman riding in the lead locomotive would unlock the door, go inside th... (more)
UP 5485 is the DPU on an eastbound doublestack as it rolls down the hill from the summit at Dragoon. In the distance the headlight from a westbound train can be seen.
UP 4126 accelerates east out of the Tucson yard with a long doublestack train. Photo taken with permission.
SP 6341 switches cars in the Tucson yard, which in this case included US Navy 65-00257 on a flat car. Didn't think I would see a US Navy engine rolling through the desert southwest. Photo taken ... (more)
Santa Fe 8147 sits in the Tucson yard. Photo taken with permission.
BNSF 4638 leads Iowa, Chicago & Eastern 6433 east through Tucson. Just another example of the interesting consists that rolled across the Sunset Route
Old NW2 1337 sits on a spur train in the Tucson yard while SP 7862 and Rio Grande 5375 roll past in the distance. Photo taken with permission.
Eyebrows on a Snoot? Someone had a little fun by wiping off the dirt on the nose of SP 8387 to create "eyebrows". SP 8387 is leading an eastbound manifest up the steep grade in the San T... (more)
Another beautiful Arizona sunset in Tucson as UP 7887 idles in the yard. Photo taken with permission.