Springfield - New Haven shuttle 401 passes the future site of a new Amazon distribution center in North Haven. The big water tank in the background was part of the Pratt and Whitney complex.
The local fishermen are unperturbed as a double-header pair of ACS-64 motors speeds across the venerable Morrisville-Trenton Bridge with Amtrak train 164(7). The expert stonemasons of the Pennsylv... (more)
The westbound Broadway Limited is thundering past the Conrail local waiting in the M&M Mars siding. GP10 No. 7558 was originally built by EMD as a GP9 (PRR 7038) in November of 1955. It was later... (more)
On a cold autumn afternoon of November, Amtrak No.43 "Pennsylvanian" departure from Harrisburg, and crosses over the Front street in Rockville, by the Rockville Bridge over Susquehanna r... (more)
Northbound quad-headlight equipped No. 973 is running light and running fast, perhaps on its way to the Wilmington Shops. The 973 was built by GE in January, 1976 and was definitely in need of a ... (more)
Amtrak travels right through the heart of Ashland, VA, right on past the front doors of Randolph Macon College with a station stop a block away making it a convenient travel choice for students.
The southbound Palmetto crosses the James River in Richmond, and some fall foliage is still hanging on even though it's December!
Only 25 "POOCHes" were built by GE and all were scrapped, but here's two in their heyday heading up a 1978 Lancaster Chapter NRHS fall foliage excursion, westbound at Kittanning Point.
Amtrak #5 pulls hard uphill at Santee Bluff with P090 in tow, the northbound Palmetto service to New York Penn Station.
Amtrak's Empire Builder departs Chicago and heads west towards Seattle and Portland, passing under the Pennsylvania Railroad signal bridge at CP Morgan. Locomotives:AMTK 154 P42DCA... (more)
No. 4934 languishes today in the woods at Cooperstown Junction, NY, but here it is in action as seen through a 28mm wide-angle lens at the old Bel Air Avenue grade crossing. This scene is dominat... (more)
The Autumn Express raced Amtrak Empire Service train 254 up the Hudson River on opposite shores this past fall (photo taken aboard the Autumn Express).
Nearing the end. Serving out their final months in Southern California before being sold to Metra in Chicago after 20 years running the Surfline, F59PHIs 464 and 459 lead southbound ... (more)
The silhouette of an engineer! Engineer Mike Niederhauser is at the controls of newly painted phase 2 heritage engine #130. Mike is a former Rio Grande employee so it is fitting that his tr... (more)