SP 8656 West gives a roll-by to an opposing freight as a monsoon thunderstorm dissipates.
After switching at Benson, a North Line Local begins its eastward assault of the Dragoon Mountains.
An eastbound SP stack train tops the grade at Mescal and passes the aging coaling tower there.
A two-unit lead helper prepares to couple onto an eastbound freight at Colfax.
With the help of a hydraulic arm, diesel mechanic Cash guides Ross in positioning the new power assembly for insertion in SP 8676's prime mover.
Diesel mechanics Cash and Ross bolt a new power assembly to a crane arm so they can install it in SP SD40-2M No. 8676.
Diesel mechanics prepare to install a new power assembly in SP SD40-2M No. 8676. The old power assembly sits on the floor in front of us.
A string of SP SD40-2Ms idles at "Cape Canaveral" in Roseville Yard.
Inside the shop, the distinctive, flared long hood of what was once an SD45 rears up in front of us.
At dusk, UP 4755 East waits in the siding at Rillito for two westbounds that have just departed Tucson.
When this image was taken, the housing industry in the Las Vegas area was going full blast. This required the UP at times to have multiple sections of the same local working simultaneously to keep... (more)
A shop worker performs repairs on an EMD four-axle locomotive.
Doing a reverse move along 9th St back in to the Old Colton Yard.
A CSX train sits behind the looming rotunda of C.U.T. waiting to go south. Picture taken from NS Gest St.
The face of UP 4755 at the east end of Rillito siding is illuminated by the approach of a westbound as 4755's engineer reviews his paperwork.