Rio Grime! 5343, 5370, 5392, 5333 and 5325 slowly exit the tunnel at Tennessee Pass followed by a pall of choking black exhaust in July 1981. This monster one hundred car eastbound coal train (#79... (more)
Eastbound #790 coal swing helpers come into view as 3090 3112 3085 and 3100 snake their way up through the snow of the Mitchell curves in February 1982.
Previously uploaded images from this date in November 1981 have shown the front end of the 20 locomotive #790 eastbound coal train climbing Tennessee Pass at several locations. With seven GPs on t... (more)
Taken from hundreds of feet up at Gilman, #790 eastbound coal climbs slowly through Belden siding in July 1981, crossing the Eagle River behind 5343 5370 5392 5335 and 5325, assisted by nine helpe... (more)
With the photographer having waded through knee deep snow, 3090 3112 3085 3100 slowly crawl up through the Mitchell curves towards Tennessee Pass on #790 eastbound coal, with mid-train helpers 300... (more)