After meeting its westbound counterpart at Blanchard, Amtrak 163 leads the eastbound Southwest Chief through the Semaphores at ESS Ojita
The Southwest Chief splits a pair of semaphore signals as it navigates the tight twists and turns along BNSF's Glorieta Subdivision. In 2020, the semaphores along this route were the last ... (more)
The Milky Way galaxy rises above the mp783.1 intermediates on a cold Summer night.
The classic ATSF semaphore signals still stand tall under the cool night stars, including the Milky Way Galaxy, just as the moon begins to climb above the New Mexico hilltops to light up the baron... (more)
Navigating the curvy piece of railroad between Las Vegas and Chapelle, New Mexico, the Southwest Cheif splits a pair of semaphores that have guarded the former AT&SF Glorieta Subdivision for near... (more)
Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief train No. 3 eases into the tight curves at Ojita as the Los Angeles-bound train approaches the intermediate semaphores at Ojita on BNSF's Glorieta Subdivi... (more)
A thunderstorm brews overhead as Amtrak’s Southwest Chief glides past an active semaphore signal. Highlighted is one of many operational signals that currently reside alongside the Glorieta & Rato... (more)
Westbound Southwest Chief passing the intermediate between Ojita and Chapelle. MP 783.2.
Amtrak's Westbound Southwest Chief hits the East switch at Ojita as Santa Fe's QEPKC train led by SD45 #5331 waits in the hole.