The distant headlight of a Union Pacific Auto Rack departs out of Phoenix with some late season October storms forming around the valley. Luckily at the horizon the sun came out in the last minute... (more)
The 'Parker Peavine Extra' has just arrived in Phoenix at sunset. This train was a three-day excursion on Santa Fe. Day one was Los Angeles to Flagstaff via Needles. Day two was Flagstaff to Pho... (more)
After the interchange with the Arizona & California railroad the BNSF local returns to PHX with an ex-Burlington Northern SD40 on point pulling into the PHX yard limits.
SP 6356 sports the "Kodachrome" paint scheme as it sits in the yard in Phoenix. Photo taken with permission.
A nice mixture of Santa Fe power sits at the diesel service area in the Phoenix yard. Photo taken with permission.
Santa Fe 5025, which has the long or commonly called "snoot" nose, pays a visit to the Phoenix diesel service. Photo taken with permission.
Sporting the Kodachrome paint scheme, SP 6356 sits in the Phoenix yard on another hot July day.
Take Me Out to the Ballgame...It is February 5, 2017, and baseball's Spring Training is not far off (pitchers and catchers begin training in about a week). Phoenix's Major League T... (more)
Clean SD40-2 SF 5055 at the SF Phoenix yard in 1986.
SP 7951 along with 2 slug units at the SP Phoenix yard.
Merger unit 8139, 7494 and 5034 at the Phoenix yard in August 1986.
A Valley Metrorail Electric M.U set heads north through downtown Phoenix, approaching Chase Field, home of the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Leased locomotive does some switching in UP's West Phoenix yard.
A former SP geep, made obvious by the interesting lights, sits in Phoenix, sans numberboard. I'd guess the board was stolen, as this yard isn't in the best area of town. That is to say, it's still... (more)
Still wearing the timeless "Bluebonnet" scheme and sitting under the big, blue sky known well out West, BNSF 2779 is resting between switching cars in Phoenix.