An E8 of PRR origin waits for an assignment at Amtrak’s Ivy City engine terminal in Washington, DC. Today, the classic EMD is part of the collection at the Railway Museum of Greater Cincinnati.
An Bob Graham original Kodachrome slide from my collection.
A John C. Benson original Kodachrome slide from my collection.
The last time I saw Southern 1401 was probably in the mid-80s. It's still on display at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, DC and looks as good as it did 34 years ... (more)
A westbound CSX train led by a single GEVO (with another in DPU mode further back in the train) crosses the Anacostia River in Washington DC on the Capitol Sub.
An outbound VRE commuter train catches some late-afternoon sun on the approach to L'Enfant Plaza Station. The train has just passed CP Virginia and the former PRR Virginia tower, which can be see... (more)
An outbound afternoon VRE commuter train has just departed L'Enfant Plaza station as late afternoon shadows begin to take over.
An inbound morning VRE commuter train slows for the station stop at L'Enfant Plaza.
An inbound afternoon VRE commuter train is shoved through L'Enfant Plaza in the shadow of the United States Capitol.
A Yellow Line train bound for Reagan Airport slows for the stop at the busy hub of L'Enfant Plaza. On the opposite track, an outbound train for Greenbelt departs the stop, heading eventually for t... (more)
A P42 sits on Track 30, and this vantage point shows off the lower level from the upper level of the station quite well. The Acela Express train in the background is on track 20 on the upper leve... (more)
Acela zips out of the station, while locomotives on the lower level of the station stand ready.
8 trains in one drizzly scene.
Acela departs Washington Union Station.