Cruis'n into Gotham
A "Hippo" on the loose!
An Amtrak long distance train, led by a then in service HHP-8, departs Philadelphia, southbound for Washington DC and points south. These locomotive's original ty... (more)
View from dome. A Roger Puta Photograph
An Amtrak Acela Express makes a late afternoon departure from Philadelphia. The cranes within the photo reflect a spate of new skycrapers set to redefine the Philadelphia skyline, including, in t... (more)
Stacks out of the harbour. CN 8830 is the lead engine as CN 149 leaves the Port of Montreal at the usual 10 MPH pace.
April 30th, 1971 marked the end of most private intercity rail service in the US. Although I was struggling to finish at Circle campus and was scheduled to work that evening I spent most of the d... (more)
Pink sunset colors provide a backdrop for an evening Metro-North diesel on the Harlem Line.
Amtrak's "Maple Leaf" rockets along I-190, leaving Buffalo in the setting sun.
A Metra Electric train approaches the Van Buren Station, the first stop on its run out of downtown Chicago, on a misty night in the Windy City.
Union Pacific 1433 navigates a maze of switches as it shuffles a lone bilevel Metra car at the Ogilvie Transportation Center in Chicago. The signals shine brightly on this dismal day.
the Texas Eagle highballs out of downtown Dallas.
A motley trio of 4 axles brings the 18 across the High Line.
Acela Express pulls out of Philly.
A work crane stands alongside the Harlem River Lift Bridge as a Kawasaki M8 crosses.