Former Kennecott Copper Corporation 799 is still working on home rails (albeit with a patch) along with SSRX 3510 at the company's Garfield smelter.
A couple of Kennecott Copper's unique GP39 high cabs pull out of the Garfield yard to head back towards the smelter. Garfield is the interchange point with Union Pacific.
A trio of EMD GP39-2s lead 90 copper ore empties from Kennecott's Bonneville Concentrator in Magna to the Bingham Canyon Copper Mine in Copperton. June 1, 1994
Kennecott Copper 201, a rare RSD-4 sits at the Northwest Railway Museum in Snoqualmie.
A pair of General Electric 125 ton, 3000 Volt 'Magna Motors' lead a 90 car train of copper ore empties to the Bingham Canyon Copper Mine on April 8, 1977. Built in 1947, the Magna Motors worked Ke... (more)
Kennecott Copper Ray Mines Division #2 waits for the SP job to clear so it can pick up empties for return to Ray Mine. RMD 2 would later become Copper Basin 402.
A gaggle of Kennecott Copper Corporation pit motors mingle at the 6190 Yard in Utah's famous Bingham Canyon Copper Mine. Among the group is KCC 763, a 90-ton electric built by GE for Kennecott in ... (more)
This critter was tucked away in the Nevada Northern engine house.
A Kennecott Copper Corp. train of interchange traffic from Union Pacific's Garfield yard heads south along the Dike Spur approaching Smelter Junction. KCC 792 was built for Kennecott by EMD in Dec... (more)
southbound loaded copper train headed about midway from pit at Copperton to smelter at Magna
Entirely too quaint to last much longer, these would soon be swept away.
On a sunny July morning in 1995, a pair of EMD GP39-2s, equipped with 'vista cabs', work Kennecott Copper Corp. yard trackage near the Arthur Concentrator in Magna.
A trio of Kennecott Copper Corp. GP39-2s throttle up pulling 89 cars through Central Junction. Salt Lake City's east bench and Emigration Canyon are in the background, at right.
A rare caboose hop returns from the Bonneville Concentrator to Copperton on Kennecott Copper's High Line. This southeastern perspective near Bacchus offers a good view of the Wasatch Mountains inc... (more)