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SP Railroad freight train symbol DALAF at Wilna, New Mexico

SP Railroad freight train symbol DALAF at Wilna, New Mexico SP freight train symbol DALAF at Wilna, NM

We are at the top of the Continental Divide at 4,560 feet. Train DALAF is in the siding at Wilna (milepost 1177) waiting for eastbound train LBAVT. The DALAF has engines RG 3155, 9628, GM 863, and 8053 pulling 35 loads, 10 empties at 4,464 tons. Most travelers on Interstate 10 hardly know they have crested the summit as the grades in either direction varies between level and 0.2 percent. Disk 57