Copper Basin Railway  Contributor's Pick!       
CBRY Northbound Copper Ore Train OT-1 passing through Kelvin, Az. on their way to Ray Mine for more Copper loads to be dumped at Hayden, Az.
Date: 4/7/2011 Location: Kelvin, AZ   Map Show Kelvin on a rail map Views: 602 Collection Of:   William H. Davis Jr.
Locomotives: CBRY 501(GP39-2) CBRY 504(GP39) CBRY 502(GP39-2)    Author:  william davis
Copper Basin Railway
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User Comments
Name Type Comments Date
Jim Satterwhite General This operation is seldom seen. Very nice photo, indeed. 4/26/2011 6:10:01 PM
William H. Davis Jr. General Thanks Jim, I really enjoyed chasing the Copper Basin Railway, friendly people, all EMD power, & the operation runs on a schedule. The Copper Ore trains only take an hour or so to load & unload & you can catch them going back & forth between Hayden, Az. & Ray Mine in Kelvin, Az. They're loaded at Ray Mine in Kelvin & dumped at Hayden, Az. The Copper Ore trains are numbered OT-1 & have a local that runs to Magma, Az. to interchange with UP. I caught the Copper Ore trains making 3 round trips, in the summer months you can probably catch 4 round trips plus a few locals. 4/26/2011 6:19:58 PM
Rick Morgan General A lot of neat shots on this trip, Bill; love the Sagauro Cacti! 4/26/2011 8:38:16 PM
William H. Davis Jr. General Thanks Rick 4/26/2011 9:39:41 PM
Olaf Junges General Very nice shot! 4/30/2011 2:23:35 AM
William H. Davis Jr. General Thanks Olaf 4/30/2011 2:25:27 AM

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