One of Amtrak's French-built turbotrains making a station stop southbound at Springfield, IL || June 1975
In the early fall of 1982, Amtrak hosted "Amtrak's Family Days" at the Albany-Rensselaer station. Here we see a Turboliner set, an F40PH and a D&H observation car on display. Children got balloons... (more)
The "Salt City Express" crosses over from 3 to 1 as it heads north into the twilight
Bear Mountain Bridge (and mountain) above the train
Passing classic NYC signals on a crisp Christmas Eve morning
Passing former westbound platform area
An airplane without wings is flying through Attleboro. These United Technology turbo trains gave a noisy ride but were the first new American passenger train innovation is some time. I took a rou... (more)
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Turbo unit 151 forms the southbound "Bear Mountain" near Montrose. NY.
Amtrak 68, the SB Adirondack, is taking the connector from CPF-485 on the Canadian Pacific to the Conrail Chicago Line as EB train CP 310 holds on the CP main for Amtrak to clear. The time is appr... (more)
VIA's eastbound Turbo is gliding through the Brockville train station without stopping as a Canadian National freight is heading westbound.
Amtrak power car 66 leads a six car RTG turbo eastward through Rondout. If a set was out of service (generally crossing damage to a power car) the intermediate cars would occasionally be cut into... (more)
Amtrak 303 loads passengers in the late afternoon at Joliet Union Depot. In short order the "tin-worm" will depart for St. Louis with only a whiff of kerosene exhaust to mark its passage.
St. Louis-bound Amtrak #307 passes the old GM&O station at Wilmington, IL. The old structure still retained its semaphore train order boards.