A group of Copper Basin Railway locomotives wait for assignment at Hayden, Arizona, on the morning of March 8, 2005. CBRY No. 208 is a former Chicago, Burlington and Quincy EMD GP9 No. 274 (later ... (more)
CBRY 208 at Hayden.
Copper Basin ore empties approach tunnel 1 on their way back to Ray Mine.
A pair of GP9s lead the "Work Train" back to the yard at Hayden. The train consisted of a b/o ore car, a flat with a bulldozer, an empty flat and 5 side dump ballast cars.
Diesel smoke blends into the threatening skies as 208 readys for the trip home.
With the "run around" complete, CBRY 201 hands the lead over to the very experianced CBRY 208 for the 67 mile trip home. A pair of GP9's & a pair of GP18's. What a great hand!. . more)