AMARILLO TX Oct 8 1988 — Burlington Northern GP38-2 2151 awaits an assignment. EMD built the unit as Fort Worth & Denver 2151 in June 1980. Note different color rectangular patch above the front... (more)
It's a hot, sticky, and muggy late evening in the fields outside Panhandle, TX as BNSF 695 leads a local into a transfer yard for the Panhandle & Western.
Few odd ball's sit around the yard in Amarillo Texas. Including the Ns 1072.
AMARILLO TX July 6 1986 — Santa Fe GP35u 2888 leads a covered hopper train on the Transcon south of Amarillo. EMD built the unit in June 1965 as GP35 1388. It was delivered in blue body with yel... (more)
AMARILLO TX Aug 6 1982 — Santa Fe B36-7 7498 and a Frisco SD45 await a crew and an assignment. GE built the unit in November 1980. It was delivered in Yellow Warbonnet. It entered the GE lease f... (more)
Photo by Tony Lanier, from my collection.
Repairs are being made to Santa Fe covered hopper No. 315510 in the busy Progress Rail Services car shop at Amarillo, Texas, on June 15, 2012.
ATSF 1132 heads west into Amarillo with twenty seven cars, in 1936. Otto C. Perry photo, from my collection.
AMARILLO TX July 6 1986 — Santa Fe SD45u 5394 leads seven other locomotives westbound on the Transcon south of city center. This was the first Santa Fe painted in the Kodachrome scheme. The expe... (more)
AMARILLO TX Oct 8 1988 — Locomotive Management Services B39-8E 8507 (s/n 45416) leads a mixed freight near city center. My photo.
Santa Fe FM H12-44 558 sits along with several of its sisters in the servicing area at the Roads Amarillo TX yard in the spring of 1974. This was near the end for these units on the Santa Fe
A pair of former ATSF Warbonnets lead an eastbound local train as they climb a hill at Parsley Road outside of Amarillo bound for Pampa.
BNSF 9866 waits for a relief crew to come from Amarillo and bring the southbound coal train into the yard.
Parked on a spur at the Santa Fe station in Amarillo, and connected to a steam line; is Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe business car 57. Built by Pullman in 1924, this 73'6"-long car was originally nu... (more)
Hooker (HOKX) tank car No. 132482 is in the middle of repairs in the busy Progress Rail Services car shop at Amarillo, Texas, on June 15, 2012.