The Sunset Limited has completed it's station stop and passes some Southern Pacific searchlights that have survived into full PTC implementation.
Searchlights in the heart of PTC... UP's Houston Sub, formerly the Terminal Sub, still has a grove of searchlights a few miles west of Englewood Yard.
The Heartland Flyer is next to the BNSF Officers special
Late Running Texas Eagle Crosses the Trinity River towards Union Station with Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge in the background.
Amtrak #184 leads the southbound Texas Eagle into Taylor, Texas.
The Sunset Limited glides over the rolling hills of the UP Sunset Route as it races east to Houston.
AMTK 207 leads the Crescent City across the Neches River and into downtown Beaumont.
Heartland Flyer southbound arrives the depot with the Veterans unit.
AMTK 85 leads Sunset Limited #2 through Richmond, TX as it heads for Houston, running nearly on-time.
What a pleasant surprise this was! The last time I had been through Beaumont, TX, the "station" consisted of just a small piece of pavement with no structure. This nice platform with and structu... (more)
Texas Eagle arriving Dallas Union Station
The southbound Heartland Flyer hustles through the deep sag at Lake Wanda.
Texas Eagle westbound departing Dallas 3 hours late taking the UP Dallas sub as the TRE is closed for maintenance.
Amtrak's westbound Texas Eagle passes the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge as it crosses the Trinity River flood plain in Dallas. The train is headed for San Antonio via Ft. Worth.