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Southern Pacific Railroad ore train at Kearny, AZ

Southern Pacific Railroad ore train at Kearny, AZ

Halfway to Hayden is the little community of Kearny. The community was founded in 1958 when the open pit mine at Ray expanded. The families living at Ray, Sonora, and Barcelona were relocated to Kearny. Engines 6511, 3541, 6661, 6600, and 6562 are in charge of the 60 car copper ore shuttle train. Disk 57