With a load of pipe in its train, Santa Fe’s La Junta - Dodge City local has arrived Dodge City, Kansas behind Alco RSD-4 2141, Nov. 17, 1967.
Four hoods from ATSF 6300 U-boats makes handy and instant sheds at Argentine Shops, Kansas City, Mo. Feb. 16, 1980. Conrail unit 3683 at left will be headed back home.
Three ATSF GE U25B’s hustle tonnage southward toward Houston and the Gulf at Milano, Texas on April 16, 1971.
A Roger Puta Photograph
A westbound BNSF train rolls by Daggett.
The modern looking Santa Fe Barstow yard tower had been in service for about four years when this photo was taken.
The San Francisco Peaks are in the distance. A Roger Puta Photograph
A brand-new GP50 leads an intermodal train into the yard as an eastbound prepares to depart for Tehachapi Pass and Barstow.
Santa Fe caboose 999561 brings up the rear of an eastbound manifest train as it passes the signal tower for the switch leading to the Union Pacific main track to Yermo.
In June, 1984 I was given permission to tour inside the Santa Fe RR roundhouse in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Inside were all sorts of fantastic steam and diesel locomotives. Here is Santa Fe numbe... (more)