After traveling from New York City on the Amtrak "Pennsylvanian", the former New York Central "Babbling Brook" spends the weekend in Pittsburgh Station, pictured on the night o... (more)
Intercity RDC runs of two railroads that originated at opposite ends of the province of Nova Scotia meet in the middle beneath the trainshed of their Halifax terminal. CN car 6100 arrived from Sy... (more)
The Lewis & Clark Explorer backs out of its loading area at Linnton to enter the main track to Astoria. The train ran for three years as part of the Lewis & Clark Expedition bicentennial. ORRX 31... (more)
Three Amtrak paint schemes in one photo. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited passes a retired Amtrak coach at the Lake Shore Railway Museum.
It's an electrifying Friday night in Downtown Chicago!
Gliding high above the valley floor, a pair of Metro-North RDC’s cross the former Erie railroad’s Moodna Viaduct.
Budd 10&6 "Pacific Gardens" spends the night in the shop. At the time of this photo, these cars had been relegated to crew dorm service, and a few years later would be retired altogether... (more)
A SEPTA commuter train made up for GE Sliverliner IV's takes passengers at the upper deck of 30th Street Station in Philadelphia. The station, seen undergoing a restoration, was built by the PRR ... (more)
How many folks realized that there was an Illinois High-Speed Rail decal applied to some Amtrak equipment? It was news to me until I saw it as well. The sticker denotes Chicago to St. Louis, whic... (more)
A Roger Puta Photograph
The ex-New York Central private car "Dagney Taggart" brings up the markers of Amtrak's northbound Coast Starlight this afternoon as the train departs Santa Barbara for points north.
"Arrows Through the Fog": Arrow III #1378 leads a 12-car Jersey Avenue-bound train into Metropark on a foggy Friday morning.
Four for the price of one. Northbound traffic was halted (trains were stopped) and stacked up from an earlier weather event.
Fortunately for me I had my camera and PPE with me when a cond... (more)
An Arrow III EMU set lies in Summit Yard waiting for a return trip east to Hoboken Terminal. The diesel engine, NJT 1001 (MP20B-3), is working as NJT WD41. WD41 acts as both an equipment move to... (more)
The golden hour paints this loop bound brown line train as it snaked around the curve toward Merchandise Mart.