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ATSF Railway piggyback train symbol QNYLA at Cheto, AZ

ATSF Railway freight train symbol 757 at Cheto, Arizona

Train 757 has stopped at Cheto for a pick up on July 11, 1989. Engines 5113 and 8759 have cut away from their train and will cross over to the westbound main to pick up three hoppers loaded with bentonite clay. GSA Resources began mining the clay in 1987 and ships it to American Colloid in Aberdeen, MS. You can see the Arizona Inspection Station on the other side of Interstate 40.

ATSF Railway piggyback train symbol QNYLA at Cheto, AZ ATSF Railway piggyback train symbol QNYLA at Cheto, AZ

Extra 5357 West with piggyback train symbol QNYLA zips by the units from train 757. Train 757 operated Monday through Friday out of Phoenix. It handled local traffic and cars for Belen and Kansas City. Disk 67

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