The station in Lamy is quite the time capsule. The architectural details and original Santa Fe timetable are of interest, and contrast greatly with the Acela pictured on the wall in the background... (more)
Having completed its station work, Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief idles alongside the platform at Lamy, NM. Featured, Conductor Montoya glances down at his pocket watch ensuring an on-time dep... (more)
The daily Southwest Chief rolls into the quiet town of Lamy... A place off the beaten path that time has forgotten. Passengers make their way to the station a little before train time, seemingly ... (more)
Amtrak’s westbound Southwest Chief departs Lamy, New Mexico, on the afternoon of May 20, 1999. Apparently some power issues further east on the trip has required the assistance of a Burlington Nor... (more)
After a long chase from southern Colorado, the westbound Southwest Chief negotiates one of the final challenging topographical features known as Apache Canyon. A steep canyon complimented by a str... (more)
Living his dream, Assistant Conductor Trujillo waves to the camera as his train, Amtrak's Southwest Chief slowly pulls away from the station platform in Lamy, NM.
Seen here, the now retired Santa Fe Southern locomotive faces off against the head end of Amtrak's Southwest Chief as it idles alongside the station platform in Lamy, NM.
Featured here, moments prior to pulling away from the station platform in Lamy, NM we see Amtrak's Southwest Chief. Running approximately 4 hours and 30 minutes behind schedule, the train makes an... (more)
GP-16 of the now defunct Santa Fe Southern sits side tracked at Lamy, New Mexico.
Seen here, Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief idles alongside the station platform in Lamy, NM on a beautifully lush summer afternoon. Having been added due to mechanical issues earlier en route, ... (more)
Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief snakes around the twists and turns of Apache Canyon with the guidance of Phase III heritage. The area received up to 4 inches of snowfall overnight after a power... (more)
Amtrak train number three has just departed it's Lamy stop back when there was as much freight hauled as passengers.
Here we see Conductor Montoya giving a thumbs up as his train, Amtrak's eastbound Southwest Chief #4 slowly pulls away from the station platform in Lamy, NM.
An abundance of rain over the last several months has produced fields upon fields of sunflowers. Featured is one with a now retired Santa Fe Southern locomotive in the background.
Decorated in the Phase I paint scheme; here we see Heritage unit #156 as it leads Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief #3 into Lamy, NM, on an absolutely beautiful summer afternoon.