When my father would see his Uncle Rob, he would usually give my father a new Baldwin Locomotive Works Builder's Card. Robert F. McKee, Sr. worked for Baldwin as a design engineer, so Uncle Rob ha... (more)
Holiday Extra in Levittown: Several railfans record the unusual presence of a NJ Transit Arrow III set in SEPTA territory on Sunday, November 26, 2017. This was one of two NJ Transit cons... (more)
Amtrak post-Thanksgiving Extra 1099 heads South through Croydon station with a borrowed Arrow III MU set from NJT.
The Last Run of GG1 #4935 #4935 was repainted to its original PRR paint scheme in 1977. However, it only lasted for 3 1/2 years before being retired due to mechanical issues. Here, we... (more)
My great uncle, Robert F. McKee, Sr., was a design engineer at the Baldwin Locomotive Works, and he collected many of the Baldwin Locomotive specification cards. In 1985, his son-in-law (my uncle... (more)
Over-and-under at Norristown, in a posed photo of SEPTA's relatively new AEM-7 No. 2307 (built 1987) and an N5 interurban car (built 1991.) The occasion was a Philadelphia Chapter NRHS fantrip.
Fall in Bryn Mawr: A Silverliner V set on Paoli/Thorndale Line Train 529 departs Bryn Mawr Station against a backdrop of fall foliage and the shuttered Bryn Mawr Tower.
In the midst of a steady fall rain storm, the race is on as a local motorist accelerates to get out of the way of Conrail Shared Assets local YPMO-R1 returning to Morrisville Yard after working th... (more)
Limited Visibility: On a foggy Thursday morning, Acela Express Train 2100 prepares to overtake SEPTA Trenton Line Train 707 as Train 9728 departs in the distance.
Inbound train to Center City Philadelphia makes a quick stop at the Lansdale Transportation Center.