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Another Railfan told me this Ferromex Engine was in the Morton Yard west of Hutchinson, Kansas last week so I decided to investigate - It is my first Ferromex engine and I really enjoyed looking at it so I captured this shot for the rest of you to enjoy.
Southwest Chief at Marmon siding, near the Mesita Indian village, awaiting a westbound BNSF freight to change to the second main track. The Chief will soon leave the transcon mainline for Albuquerque and Kansas. Shot with Sensia 100 slide film.
Eastbound Southwest Chief along a rock cliff near the Arizona-N.M. line, west of Gallup, N.M., near the Defiance-Lupton area. Shot with 100 speed Provia slide film with 70-200mm lens, tripod, along I-40.
Southwest Chief exits a red canyon, approaching the Marmon rock side at the Mesita Indian village. Mesita is a half hour's drive west of Albuquerque. Shot 12/03 with Sensia 100 slide film from I-40 overlook with 80-200MM zoom lens.
The eastbound No. 4, the Southwest Chief, negotiates through semaphores at the east end of the Chapelle, N.M., siding, between Las Vegas, N.M., and Albuquerque, N.M. Shot Dec. 3, 2003, with 80-200MM zoom lens, 100 speed slide film.
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