An ex Santa Fe Alligator waits for the afternoon run up the hill
HIAWATHA UT Aug 22 1981 -- Utah Railway RSD15s 402, 401 and 403 smoke it up as they begin to pull on a cut of cars at the Hiawatha loadout. Unit 403’s smoke show puts much of the area in shadow. T... (more)
A Utah Railway Provo to Martin Turn cruising east through the Red Narrows of Spanish Fork Canyon on June 23, 1976.
A quartet of Alco RSD-15s and a single RSD-12 lead a train of coal empties into Martin Yard on Feb. 19, 1977.
The Utah Railway has historically rostered interesting secondhand diesel locomotives. They acquired a quartet of RSD-15 'alligators' from the Santa Fe in 1975. The UTAH 402, 401, 400, 403 and RSD-... (more)
Power for a Provo-Martin turn glides through Provo Yard on Feb. 19, 1977. RSD-15s 402, 401, 400, 403 and RSD-12 600 will haul coal empties east to Carbon County for loading at Hiawatha.
A quartet of Utah Railway Alco locomotives depart Provo Yard on a Martin Turn. Three former Santa Fe RSD-15s are followed by a LASCO RSD-12 on June 23, 1976.
Battered, but still miles to go before it will go to sleep next year. Pentax MX; Kodachrome
As Beebe might say, this Mesolithic beast looks as old as the surrounding terrain and just as rough. Pentax MX; Kodachrome