Saturday MARC service? Sort of, this train is being run for Brunswick's annual Railroad Days festival.
Eastbound Capitol Ltd rounds the curve at Sandy Point
CSXT 5290 leads an EB manifest through the town of Sandy Hook which is across the Potomac River from Harpers Ferry.
The eastbound Capital Limited exits the rarely photographed east portal of Harpers Ferry Tunnel on a beautiful Labor Day 2006.
Eastbound Capitol Limited, running wrong main, passes MOW equipment-MT8702-Mark IV Tamper. East Portal of the Harpers Ferry Tunnel. --
Railroad: AmtrakLocomotive: GE P42DCLocation: Sandy Hook, Maryland, USALocomotive #: AMTK 180Train ID: CSX P030Photo Date: August 01, 2006
Q261 begins to dig into the grade to Martinsburg at Sandy Hook on the muggy July 1st. Canon EOS 10D w/ 70-200mm F/4L lens. 1/400 sec. @ F/8.
K951 is stopped at the WAS Harpers Ferry to get his blocks to Millville on the Shenandoah Sub. Canon EOS 10D w/ Monopod-mounted 70-200mm F/4L lens. 1/400 sec. @ F/4.5.
K375 with an all-UP consist prepares to take the hill to Hobbs at Sandy Hook. Canon EOS 10D w/ Monopod-mounted 70-200mm F/4L lens. 1/400 sec. @ F/4.5.
CSX 8722 crosses over to number one track against the Q416. The engine was called from Brunswick to provide extra power as the head end waits further west.
Eastward through the morning's light dusting of snow.
Ringling Brothers Circus Train
Q226 with a Helm leaser and CN trailing unit round the curve at Sandy Hook.
Capitol Limited P030 eastward enroute to Washington DC.
Loaded eastbound autorack train leaves Harpers Ferry behind at about 1220.