A blast of red, white, and blue brings life to the otherwise dark and lonely town of Bernal, NM as winter storms move in over the area. The semaphore blades still stand on this mainline, but it's ... (more)
Elephants speeding past a slow Hudson River! Amtrak 242 (717-701, P32AC-DM) features an unusual double header of Phase III on the afternoon of Friday, February 2, 2018. The ice chunks of the Hudso... (more)
Amtrak 701 leading Empire Service train 284 at Ardsley-on-Hudson.
On a day when an F40/Amfleet set is substituting for the Turbo equipment indicated in Amtrak's timetable, the eastbound Empire State Express pulls into the station at Amsterdam, NY, on its way fro... (more)
Exhibit train of brand new Superliners ran extra between Chicago and the Twin Cities with show stops at Glenview/Milwaukee/Columbus/Portage/The Dells/Tomah/Lacrosse/Winona/Red Wing and Minneapolis... (more)
Amtrak P42DC No. 1 leads train No. 2 through Stockham, location of much-used double crossovers in Tucson. The dispatcher has this morning's Sunset Limited on Track 2, where she'll be right to the ... (more)
Conductor at work. Son Jeff observes, as the Chicago-Valparaiso commuter train makes a station stop in Hobart on the former PRR Fort Wayne line.
Amtrak P32AC-DM 700, leads Empire Service train #284, eastbound on the Hudson Line.
Eastbound P030 passes Mexico Tower at the east end of Cumberland Yard.
The Westbound trip of the New River train passes the C&O station and a tied down coal train at Prince.
EMD's first F40, and the first of the more than 200 that Amtrak would own, pauses at New London, CT, with a Boston-bound corridor train. New London Union Station, in the background, was opened in ... (more)
Amtrak P030 rolls eastbound east of Fort Hill, Pa.