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Amtrak in West Virginia
Powerful members of Congress once helped this scenic state get levels of service not seen elsewhere. Now the Capitol Limited and Cardinal are all that remain.
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Photo ID: 771171

Bridging the Potomac. The Capitol Limited exits the Harpers Ferry tunnel and crosses the Potomac on its way to pick up a small group of passengers, including two persons that have biked th... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 158
Train ID: AMTK 29
Photo Date: May 02, 2021


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By: Tracey Green

Added: May 06, 2021

Views: 1,276
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Photo ID: 766750

Amtrak’s Eastbound Cardinal slowly crosses Hawks Nest bridge with the Phase III heritage unit leading.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Ansted, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 145
Train ID: CSX P050-21
Photo Date: March 21, 2021


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By: Billy Hager

Added: Mar 22, 2021

Views: 5,102
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Photo ID: 758146

Amtrak 190 leads the eastbound Cardinal through Talcott, WV on Christmas morning kicking up the snow as it heads to its next stop in Alderson.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Talcott, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 190
Train ID: CSX P050
Photo Date: December 25, 2020


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By: Michael Walton

Added: Dec 26, 2020

Views: 1,290
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Photo ID: 746407

On a beautiful Summer day, the Capitol Limited crosses overhead from West Virginia into Maryland. The passengers are treated to some beautiful scenery along the B&O's Magnolia Cutoff.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Magnolia , West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 92
Train ID: CSX P029
Photo Date: August 22, 2020


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By: Jim Johnston

Added: Aug 27, 2020

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Photo ID: 741597

The Westbound "Capitol Limited" is seen arriving in Harpers Ferry, WV. The daily train runs from Washington DC to Chicago.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 129
Train ID: AMTK 30
Photo Date: July 05, 2020


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By: Doug Boudrow

Added: Jul 07, 2020

Views: 2,424
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Photo ID: 741419

The Capital Limited arriving in Martinsburg. Currently, CSX has to shut down the second track to allow passengers to cross, but a new platform is being constructed on the east side of the platform... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Martinsburg, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: ATMK 132
Train ID: AMTK 29
Photo Date: July 03, 2020


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By: Greg Primrose

Added: Jul 05, 2020

Views: 1,542
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Photo ID: 736614

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)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Martinsburg, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 176
Train ID: Amtrak 30
Photo Date: May 18, 2015


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By: Marc Glucksman/River Rail Photo

Added: May 18, 2020

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Photo ID: 736525

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.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Prince, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 146
Train ID: AMTK 50
Photo Date: March 22, 2020


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By: Steven Merholz

Added: May 18, 2020

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Photo ID: 669077

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)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: EMD F40PH
Location: Thurmond, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 277
Train ID: 50
Photo Date: May, 1995


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By: Dennis Kennedy

Added: Aug 31, 2018

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Photo ID: 642511

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)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: EMD F40PH
Location: Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: AMTK 30
Photo Date: November 23, 1984


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By: Bob Kise

Added: Dec 28, 2017

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Photo ID: 639265

Amtrak F40 #266 leads the EB "Cardinal" past the yard at Handley, WV

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: EMD F40PH
Location: Handley, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 266
Train ID: -
Photo Date: October, 1984


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By: csx_fan

Added: Nov 27, 2017

Views: 2,268
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Favorited: 22
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Photo ID: 634795

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.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P40DC
Location: Hancock, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 822
Train ID: AMTK P029-15
Photo Date: October 15, 2017


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By: Joe Garnett

Added: Oct 18, 2017

Views: 1,628
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Photo ID: 625071

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)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Martinsburg, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 156
Train ID: CSX P029
Photo Date: July, 2017


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By: Jon Wright

Added: Jul 31, 2017

Views: 2,208
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Photo ID: 621996

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)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: St. Albans, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 40
Train ID: CSX P051
Photo Date: June 25, 2017


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By: Chase Gunnoe

Added: Jul 03, 2017

Views: 2,101
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Photo ID: 540412

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.

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: N/A
Location: Huntington, West Virginia, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: CSX P051
Photo Date: July 19, 2015


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By: Chase Gunnoe

Added: Jul 29, 2015

Views: 6,789
Comments: 3

Favorited: 21
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