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)
An Amtrak Regional Express led by ACS-64 #604, leads a train westbound out of Newark, NJ, through North Elizabeth bound for points south. The track to the far right is what is known as a "fly-over... (more)
Pennsylvania Railroad Suburban Station
The last rays of light reflect from the surrounding glass covered skyscrapers across North 16th Street illuminating the facade of Philadelphia's Sub... (more)
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)
Rush Hour in Philadelphia
A low setting Winter Sun envelops the catenary as it meets the horizon casting a golden glow down the barrel of the Northeast Corridor. In the foreground, a fou... (more)
A pair of sequentially numbered Amtrak AEM-7's
A pair of "Toasters" captured at the retro-styled Newark International Airport station on a beautiful afternoon back in November of 2014. O... (more)
A couple of pans... (Ba-dump, bump!)
An Amtrak Acela Express navigates a reverse s-curve eastbound through Croydon, PA. For those wondering, the square objects protruding the inner express tracks are dragging equipment detectors.
Amtrak's Acela Express climbs the snow covered grade of the eastbound express track through Linden, NJ ducking the former PRR signals while en route to Metropark and points south. The overhead br... (more)
An eastbound Acela Express ducks the former PRR signal bridge in Linden, NJ passing Merck & Company's pharmaceutical plant while en route to Newark, NJ and points North.
Traveling northbound over a fresh coat of newly fallen (though quickly melting) snow, an Amtrak Acela Express makes a mid afternoon appearance in Trenton, NJ. The bridge in the background is for ... (more)
Amtrak AEM-7 #940 leads a long distance train over freshly fallen snow westbound through Princeton Junction.
An Amtrak Regional Express forges down the Corridor catching the last light of day, westbound through New Brunswick, NJ just shy of Jersey Avenue Station.
Amtrak's Veteran's ACS-64 slowly snakes its way down the NEC Corridor crossing over the express track and onto track 4 just ahead of NJT's Jersey Avenue stop.
Looking Down the Barrel of the NEC
Amtrak fires off an AEM-7 round down the barrel of the NEC. AEM-7's were becoming scarce by mid-January, in 2016, as Amtrak was in the process of swit... (more)