Arizona Eastern E8 No. 6070 leads a short passenger train down Pine Street in Globe, Arizona, on March 28, 2010. This former C&NW/Metra E8A was freshly painted for excursion service in Arizona in ... (more)
Arizona Eastern E8 No. 6070 was freshly painted for excursion service in a short-lived Southern Pacific-style Black Widow paint scheme as seen at Globe, Arizona, on March 28, 2010.
Arizona Eastern makes an appearance at the Police Station on Pine Street with a nice looking 4-pack of ex-SP B40-8s. The Globe road train departs Mon-Wed-Fri about 8pm making a round trip to Lords... (more)
AZER 4009 at Globe AZ.
AZER 4005 at Globe AZ.
6070 had only been on the property a few weeks when this shot was taken before their season ended (due to heat). It resumed briefly that winter, but GWI took over and that was that. Here, the tr... (more)
The reflection at the Apache Gold Casino gives a twist of San Carlos color to the 6070.
Here is where the San Carlos Indian Reservation begins as you head east from Globe. For a very short time, AZER's Copper Spike trains ran to & from the casino and up to part of the copper mines i... (more)
6070 guides the excursion train back from the casino to downtown Globe, passing some of the unique scenery. 6070 has just gotten to AZER not long before this photo, but didn't last long in this p... (more)
AZER's most recent incarnation of excursion service ended when GWI came to town. However, for a short, glorious time, this E-unit guided those excursions. Seen here making a historic trip to the... (more)
Arizona Eastern E8 No. 6070 was freshly painted for excursion service in a short-lived Southern Pacific-style Black Widow paint scheme. The passenger train paused at Globe, Arizona, on March 28, 2... (more)
Ex Metra, nee CNW E8 6070 is parked for the day at the yard. This engine will soon be repainted into Illinois Central colors and will be working back east.
Arizona Eastern E-8 6070 is being readied for another season of excursions starting on Dec.2
In its six mile journey, the Copper Spike train encounters a variety of terrain! This is actually right at the edge of downtown Globe surrounded by homes.
If you look thru the database, you'll note my day began with an FP9 in SP "Black Widow" paint...and as the day ends, I lens this item!