As the sun begins to slip behind the horizon the last rays of light paint the Mojave Desert in a wonderful glow highlighted by the presence of BNSF's westbound 'Cadiz Turn'. The turn is on the hom... (more)
While out on the BNSF Needles subdivision, I came across BNSF 9130 and 9131 (a set of locomotive that use refrigerated liquid methane for fuel) as part of the power consist for the Cadiz turn job ... (more)
A&C's Cadiz Turn approaches Cadiz, CA late in the day with 5 6 axle engines and a healthy sized interchange train for the BNSF on 2/17/13.
5 BNSF B40-8W's on the Cadiz Turn crosses over an old Santa Fe bridge at West Siberia, CA , on 2/17/13.
5 BNSF B40-8W's on the Cadiz Turn perform work at Amboy, CA as the Z-WSPSBD9-09L passes a stack train tucked away in the siding at Ludlow, CA on 3/11/13.
4 A&C units are bracketed by a CEFX lease SD40-2 as it pulls its short freight for interchange to north about 3 miles south of Cadiz, CA on 3/11/13.
4 A&C units are bracketed by a CEFX lease SD40-2 as it pulls its short freight for interchange to the BNSF through an S curve 5 miles south of Cadiz, CA on 3/11/13.
The BNSF 523 East Cadiz Local is seen dropping down Ash Hill on main 2 as the BNSF 7282 West climbs through Klondike on main 1.
A Cadiz Turn out of Barstow makes the daily traffic swap with the Arizona & California Railroad.
Cadiz Turn enroute for Arizona & California interchange is approaching Ludlow
Arizona & California SD45 4001 departs Cadiz for the return trip to Parker Arizona with the Cadiz Turn on a clear April day.