As shadows begin to creep across the track on a warm autumn afternoon, a westbound intermodal crosses the bridge high above the beautiful oasis of Cienega Creek, not far east of Tuscon.
A Union Pacific Intermodal climbs up to Mescal, AZ on Union Pacific's southern transcon Milepost 1024
A Union Pacific Intermodal rounding a curve ceinega creek
Waiting for orders at Tucson Yard. I have never been before any switcher bigger than this one. The last and tne most beautiful from EMD..!!!
Approaching to yard, crossing Irvington Road @ 50 mph.
UP consist Los Angeles bound, w/3 locs and 120 PC cars. Here is waiting for the passing.
UP #9636, demonstrator #9083 and HLCX #8152 are slowly approaching to Tuscon yard. What you see behind is the display at Pima Air Space Museum . A B-52D tail, Super Guppy and C-124 can be recogn... (more)
An eastbound UP intermodal train accelerates into Tucson with a Cotton Belt GP60 leading the charge.
SP AC44 No. 275 leads eastbound UP grain empties out of Tucson with the Catalinas sporting a dusting of snow.
EMD 7023 East accelerates out of Tucson Yard behind four SD70Ms in EMD paint. Union Pacific is testing them to see how well they perform before placing an order with EMD.
In the siding at Kino, C&NW 8051 gives an opposing stack train a roll-by.
An empty vehicle train roars east out of the yard as a westbound intermodal symbol enters on the other main track.
Close-up of EMD's HTCR truck on SD70M at Irvington.
At dusk in north Tucson, a UP westbound has just activated the crossing gates near the west end of Kino siding.
An eastbound UP stack train runs around EMD 7011 East at Stockridge. UP experimented with several SD70M demonstrators during this period before purchasing hundreds of the model.