A SEPTA push-pull commuter set, led by AEM-7 No. 2305, races west around the bend just ahead of Rosemont station along Amtrak's Keystone Corridor.
"The Great Valley Flyer" highballs past a waiting Silverliner IV at Bryn Mawr interlocking. It's 5:30 p.m., and the next stop will be 10 miles west, in Paoli.
One of SEPTA's ex-Reading FP7s peers out from under the Reading Terminal trainshed as it awaits its evening rush hour run up the Schuylkill Valley. Originally RDG 900, this locomotive is now owned... (more)
Framed by the transmission towers that bracket many Philadelphia commuter lines, a pair of SEPTA Silverliner IV MUs glide towards Center City, seen south of Jenkintown on the former Reading.
At sunset, moments after a fierce downpour, a rainbow forms above the station in Ardmore, Pennsylvania, welcoming a stream of passengers discharging from a set of SEPTA Silverliner IV's. I've lon... (more)
Running a few minutes late and with its K5LA screaming, engineer John Foulds eases SEPTA AEM-7 2301 into Malvern with train 1565 full of commuters heading home after work.
New locomotive being tested.
A rare delivery move of three new SEPTA ACS-64 engines crossing over the Potomac River at historic Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. SEPTA SPAX 906, SPAX 907 and SPAX 908 are in tow of UP 7778 and UP ... (more)
A SEPTA push-pull commuter set, led by an AEM-7 (No. 2305), prepares for departure from Marcus Hook, PA, bound for Claymont, DE and eventually terminating at Newark, DE by nightfall.
Would it happen? A little "preemptive history", possibly predicting the outcome of Sunday's contest between the Philadelphia Eagles v the New England Patriots, is pictured at the SEPTA E... (more)
Hit Me Where the Wind Blows: Snow blown off the platform canopy by the wind cloaks this shot of a SEPTA push-pull set in Trenton just before sunset on Friday, January 5, 2018. This set sp... (more)
SEPTA former Reading #900 trailing on Push-Pull train from Bethlehem to Philadelphia.
Septa's wire train is stopped just east of Heacock Road in Yardley, PA. Thankfully there was a bit of fall color at this location.
Passengers detrain from an afternoon local at the Lansdale station.
Paoli, 1975; a 2-car train of eastbound Silverliner IVs is preparing to leave the old PRR 1953-built station and shelter. Major improvements are underway here today, with the two center tracks al... (more)