Precious Cargo. Amtrak Train 30 (Capital Limited) was entrusted with the final leg of the delivery of Amtrak ACS-64 642 (Salutes Our Veterans). On the afternoon of May 18, 2015, it makes the stati... (more)
0 on, 0 off, as the eastbound Cardinal makes its station stop at the quiet station of Prince, West Virginia. The leaning “I” in Prince seems to keep getting worse as time passes.
Any white-water rafting trip to West Virginia and the New River isn't complete without a side excursion to Thurmond. The National Park Service had just recently taken control of Thurmond during th... (more)
Amtrak's westbound Capitol Limited prepares to make it's daily stop at Harpers Ferry, WV as it crosses the famed Potomac River on the first day of Spring in 2018 during heavy snowfall.
The pre-Superliner Capitol Limited accelerates away from historic Harpers Ferry, in this view from the aerie of Maryland Heights. Old John Brown's (relocated) "fort" is on the left, and... (more)
Amtrak F40 #266 leads the EB "Cardinal" past the yard at Handley, WV
On a beautiful fall day, Amtrak 29 heads west into the setting sun at HO Tower. The superliners were a perfect match for the sun, which cast a warm, orange glow onto the Chicago bound train.
The Capital Limited arrives at Martinsburg for its station stop on pleasant Summer evening and is greeted by two beautiful girls on the grassy knoll overlooking the old B&O Roundhouse and shops. T... (more)
Running more than 15 minutes ahead of schedule, Amtrak's westbound Cardinal No. 51 heads for Huntington, W.Va., from Charleston, W.Va., on the CSX's ex-C&O mainline. With a scheduled arriva... (more)
Amtrak conductor Larry Bjornson unloads bags from the new baggage car of Amtrak's westbound Cardinal No. 51 in a damp and humid Huntington, W.Va. on the night of July 19, 2015.
First day of spring in West Virginia and PO 30 is heading east with snow falling and on the ground from a small snow storm.
Amtrak's Cardinal kicks up a little snow as it crosses Coal River heading east through St. Albans, WV.
Amtrak PO 30 heads East as seen in this view from inside the passenger shelter at Duffield's
The HO Tower operator observes The Capitol Limited race west on April 29th, 1995.
The Capitol Limited snakes around the S-Curve at Martinsburg as it slows for the station stop.