Ferromex 3224, CP 5723 and Ferromex 4619 sit next to the yard office in the Tucson Yard. Pool power like this was rather common in Tucson. Photo taken with permission.
A GATX lease unit sits with UP power in the Tucson Yard as a USF A-10 takes off in the distance. Photo taken with permission.
Patched ex Rio Grande, now UP 8594, sits on the balloon track in the Tucson Yard. Photo taken with permission.
Former SP, now patched UP 1499, sits in the diesel service in the Tucson Yard. Photo taken with permission.
UP 2218 sits on the side track near the west end yard office in Tucson. Photo taken with permission.
UP 4013, with CNW 8555, has stopped just east of the Irvington Road crossing, waiting for the dispatcher to give a green signal to proceed west into the Tucson yard. Many trains would stop here, ... (more)
CNW 8639 and SP 8331 lead an eastbound manifest out of Tucson.
Sporting a big cowboy hat, the engineer on the CNW 8635 heads for the yard office after bringing his train in to the east end of the Tucson Yard. Photo taken with permission.
A color consist, led by UP 3540, sits in the Tucson yard, while SP 7216 go about switching cars. Photo taken with permission.
A colorful power lash-up, consisting of Conrail 5517, CSX 5865, UP 4243, SP 9790, two more SP and two more UP units, sits in the Tucson yard. Photo taken with permission.
Three Cotton Belts, two BN and two SP lead a long westbound manifest towards the Tucson yard.
Cotton Belt 9684 with a SP, NS and UP, pulls a westbound doublestack train into the Tucson yard. Pool power consists like this were common on the Sunset Route through Tucson. Photo taken with pe... (more)
While enjoying the view from the Tucson yard tower, SP 6339 slowly came into the yard with a mixed bag of locomotive power. Never thought I would see a Rio Grande GP-9 in Tucson.
A colorful consist of Cotton Belt 9381, WC 6498 and CNW 6819 leads an eastbound manifest out of Tucson. Plenty of pool power rolled across the Sunset Route during the 1990s.
UP 2684 leads the Hot City of Industry to Global 4 Z train out of Tucson