#202 has swapped trains, and a couple engines, with #203 at South Siding and is taking the interchange southward.
#203 makes its second run down the hill from Clifton interchange (having met two Freeport McMoRan jobs there), this time with a different leader, having swapped one with #202 on the first run.
If you like railfanning far & away from the modern world & oversized crowds/egos, Arizona has numerous places for you to lose your cell signal in. This M-F operation is hugely rewarding as it inv... (more)
The Bowie turn leaves Bowie for home. Trailing units are GP20 2045 and GP35s 2501 and 2503.
The Bowie turn switches cars at Safford. Trailing units are GP35 2501 and GP20s 2045 and 2046.
A colorful RIBT awakens the village of Dayton on its way south to Butler.
The early morning interchange at South Siding involves about half of the Arizona Eastern's fleet of four-axle DASH-8s on this particular October morning. The 'road train' for Lordsburg will soon d... (more)
A mix of Arizona Eastern B40-8's & B39-8's creep onto Pine Street in downtown Globe,AZ with 50+ cars.
Arizona Eastern E8 No. 6070 leads a short passenger train down Pine Street past the police department in Globe, Arizona, on March 28, 2010. This former C&NW/Metra E8A was freshly painted for excur... (more)
Shortly after sunrise at South Siding, five Arizona Eastern B40-8s notch up and get a heavy southbound road train on the move.
Arizona Eastern DASH 8-40B #4006 returns to Claypool yard after switching the copper smelter on the hill overlooking the town.
After uncoupling from their road train which originated in Lordsburg, three Arizona Eastern B40-8s prepare to return south to New Mexico with a short train of tank cars.
After being returned to the yard at Clifton by the Freeport, McMoran Copper and Gold Railroad, a lengthy rake of sulphuric acid tanks travels the few miles to South Siding in the charge of a pair ... (more)
Loaded wagons head out of Clifton and over the San Francisco river behind four-axle GE power, following an interchange between the Arizona Eastern and the Freeport McMoran Copper and Gold.
A pair of Arizona Eastern B40-8s appear fleetingly through a small gap in the hills as they descend towards Clifton with empty wagons to interchange with the Freeport McMoran Copper and Gold.