Just after sundown, UP 3923 West roars into view and negotiates the reverse curve west of Benson. The intermodal symbol is beginning the arduous climb to Mescal, one of several significant grades ... (more)
SP 8035 races past the siding at Sibyl, which was located between the summit at Dragoon to the east and Benson to the west. The SP made sure there was plenty of power on the Blue Streak Merchandi... (more)
Southern Pacific caboose 4360 on display in downtown Benson next to the Union Pacific main line. Note that the number and most of the markings have been painted over, leaving just SP and Southern... (more)
28 years ago today, SP 8266 leads six other EMD locomotives west up the steep grade near Chamiso Siding. Interesting to note that all seven locomotives are facing the same direction.
Ah, the goo... (more)