After getting a green signal, SP 9395 leads NS 9027, UP 3290 and an eastbound train across the Colorado River bridge and into the Yuma yard. Pool power was very common on the SP Sunset Route.
Union Pacific Big Boy 4014 in the Yuma, AZ yard at golden hour
SP 9395 is stopped on the bridge over the Colorado River as it waits for a green signal to enter the yard in Yuma, Arizona.
With an ex-SP Geep on the point, a UP westbound departs Yuma at dusk and heads for the crossing of the Colorado River and the Arizona-California state line. The bridge in front of us was placed he... (more)
After unloading at Calipatria on the Calexico Subdivision, UP 1995 is heading east just outside of Yuma, now with empty's as it highballs after a crew change.
Daylight in YumaAmtrak's Transcontinental Steam Excursion departs Yuma, Arizona, and is just about to cross into California, on April 24, 1977. After the American Fre... (more)
Late in the day, a UP manifest heads west past the Wellton cross-overs.
As the sun climbs high into the sky, an eastbound UP freight negotiates the sweeping curves at Dome.
A UP grain train exits Dome Valley as it approaches Yuma Arizona on its way out to Calipatra California.
Westbound passenger special on the last leg of its journey through Arizona on its way to California.
Running ahead of schedule the Union Pacific Passenger Special from Atlanta GA to Long Beach California approaches its final leg in Arizona as they fly on down the main toward the border town of Yu... (more)
A pair of UP SD70M's await their next assignment as they quietly sit out the evening by the Yuma Amtrak station.
Entering Yuma, NS 1072 will soon be changing crews, and will continue it's journey towards Los Angeles. Note the ex SP signal bridge still standing in the background.
The Arizona sunrise greets an eastbound manifest as it skirts around the northern edge of the Gila Mountains and passes the old cantilever signal at Dome.