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
UP 7484 leads the ZG4TU out of the yard in Tucson, AZ
A solid set of EMD SD70Ms lead by 7001, leads a doublestack eastbound out of Tucson. Solid sets of leased and pool power was rather common on trains going over "The Stormy".
UP 3359 leads FURX 3034, SP 8358, UP 3289 and a long doublestack east out of Tucson.
Three former Kyle units assigned to the sprawling Port of Tucson complex along the Sunset Route. 2200 is Ex-PRR 2200, 2210 is ex-PC 2210 and the real gem here is the GP28 #1827, ex-IC 9432. The ... (more)
WC 7507 leads a grain train east out of the Tucson yard. Just about any sort of pool power could be found on the point of a train going east over "The Stormy".
Four different paint schemes gathered around the diesel service facility in the Tucson yard. Photo taken with permission.
Southern Pacific 3086 sits in the company of other SP and UP engines at the diesel service facility in the Tucson Yard. SP 3086 was a former Rio Grande engine, and now is owned by the Great Walto... (more)
Brand new Cotton Belt 9644 at the fuel racks in Tucson, getting reading to head east over the Sunset Route. Photo taken with permission.
New Years Day find four different paint schemes on a train working in the Tucson Yard. Photo taken with permission.
Another typical day at the Tucson yard diesel service with more pool power. Photo taken with permission.
Former Trona Railway 6410, now owned by HLCX, will soon be leading UP 2905 eastbound out of the Tucson yard. There was no telling what unusual lease and pool power would show up on any given day ... (more)
EMD demonstrator 5 along with two other GP60 units have uncoupled from there train and are headed to the diesel service facility passing by the Tucson yard tower. Photo taken with permission.
A rainbow greets SP snoot 8335 at it waits to depart west out of Tucson.