Mystery train. Perhaps the Washington section of the National Limited on a detour? The National Limited split at Harrisburg with the NY section going via the PRR mainline and the Washington sect... (more)
Still a year to go for Penn Central operation of the NEC. A Boston bound train including a diner/grill car is led by a PC GG-1 as the sun sets.
Junaita Terminal's PRR E8s 5711 and 5809 lead the Liberty Limited across the PRR bridge into Perryville, MD. The Liberty Limited in run to take injured military personnel from Walter Reed Medical ... (more)
An Acela comes NB off the two-track Susquehanna River Bridge. Even given the extreme telephoto compression, impressive how the track fluctuates. I'd love to see a similar shot of, say, a TGV or ... (more)
In an exceptional spirit of cooperation between big, mean Amtrak and local bathers, a swimming platform has been tethered to the Susquehanna River Bridge!
Or maybe no one bothered to tell ...
On its way from Baltimore, MD to Conway, PA, the NS OCS crosses the Susquehanna River bridge between Havre de Grace and Perryville, MD on Amtrak's Northeast Corridor just before 0930.
An unexpected treat while we awaited the Cake Boss Acela, NS ran a rare daylight coal train up the corridor. Led by ES40DC 7596, the coal drag rumbles across the PRR built bridge at Perryville, MD... (more)
A Northeast Regional train rolls across the Susquehanna River bridge at Perryville, MD as a pair of fisherman pass underneath the bridge looking for a perfect fishing spot.
The Cake Boss Acela cross the old PRR bridge over the Susquehanna River at Perryville, MD.
Heading north at twilight
Rooms with a view! A cold, windy January morning's solitude is broken by the sudden appearance of Amtrak AEM-7 923 hauling a 7-car Northeast Regional northbound. You can sit and watch train... (more)
Attack! This giant seagull has found a nice silver worm for lunch. In all seriousness, Amtrak 923 leads a northbound regional over the frozen Susquehanna River while a seagull circles overh... (more)
"Holiday Extra" capacity; not quite up to Amfleet comfort standards!
Northbound "Silver Star" near sunset
Extra power for holiday loads