SEPTA service on the Route 23 trolley line was temporarily substitued by bus on February 27, 1992. This photo was taken on Septmeber 15, 2019.
Former PTC/SEPTA PCC 2134 once served the city streets of Philadelphia, but now serves ice cream at the Trolley Car Diner & Deli in the Germantown neighborhood of Philadelphia, PA. The diner annou... (more)
An original Kodachrome slide from my collection; the photographer was not specified.
A John Petko original Kodachrome slide.
There is a lot to see here. I especially appreciate Conference car #9800 in its proper paint scheme. Bruce also notes that the private varnish is the 'Phoebe Snow' and 'PRR-120'. A Bruce van Sa... (more)
P42s get worked up at Race Street Yard at night. A couple of these units are assigned to Philadelphia to handle the Pennsylvanian, which has a power swap in Philadelphia (from an electric to dies... (more)
A Dash 8 idles at Race Street Yard
A four-unit set of GP40-2s idles at the engine facility in Eastside Yard.
It’s not The High Line, but it’s not the Subway. Amtrak Keystone Train 669 is on the way to Harrisburg, PA as it passes through Philadelphia on the evening of Saturday, June 15, 2019. The train i... (more)
As SEPTA's PCC IIs continue to ply the Route 15, photographers continue to capture them in one of the few urban environments in Philadelphia that still see streetcar service. Waiting for the car a... (more)
A SEPTA train arrives at the Upper Level of 30th Street Station. Next stop is Suburban Station in Center City.
Amtrak power waits in Race Street Engine Terminal under the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
Operator Bill Monaghan guides a PCC-2 streetcar as it meets a Kawasaki car on Chester Avenue in Philadelphia.
A SEPTA PCC-2 pauses next to a mural depicting a Pennsylvania Railroad K4 steam locomotive and GG1 electric locomotive. This was a photo stop on Super Saturday Streetcar Special XXVI sponsored by ... (more)
A PCC-2 streetcar traverses SEPTA's "diversion trackage" (used only during outages of the Center City Tunnel) as it navigates 42nd Street on the Wilmington Chapter NRHS' Super Saturday S... (more)