reporting mark: SPVR
railroad class: Shortline Railroad
There is currently 1 San Pedro and Southwestern Railroad radio scanner frequency from Arizona in our database.
The San Pedro Valley Railroad (reporting mark SPVR), formerly the San Pedro & Southwestern Railroad, is an Arizona shortline railroad, currently operating from a connection with the Union Pacific Railroad (UP) at Benson, Arizona, seven miles to Curtiss, Arizona. The SPSR formerly ran a total of 76.2 miles (122.6 km), with main track from Benson to Paul Spur, a location about 10 miles (16 km) west of Douglas, as well as the Bisbee Branch which ran 5.6 miles (9.0 km) to Bisbee, Arizona. The SPSR is owned by David Parkinson's "Arizona Railroad Group". David Parkinson has owned several other shortlines in California, such as the California Northern Railroad, under his ParkSierra Rail Group, now a part of RailAmerica.