A set of SEPTA Silveriner V's climb the grade, navigating the s-curve north towards Highland Ave station along Amtrak's Northeast Corridor.
Just after sunrise, a northbound Amtrak Acela Express, led by AMTK No. 2003, climbs the grade between Marcus Hook and Highland Ave stations in Chester, PA.
Lots of infrastructure along this st... (more)
A late evening Amtrak Acela Express follows the path of glinted rails as it navigates the reverse s-curve in Chester, PA. Ducking the illuminated color signals on the former PRR bridge, the AMTK ... (more)
A late afternoon southbound Amtrak Acela Express navigates the curves along the NEC between Chester and Marcus Hook.
A set of Sprinters running push /pull race through Bensalem, PA at dusk, bound for Philadelphia and points south.
An Amtrak long distance train sprints past a CSX local (light engine more) captured westbound through the Bridesburg section of Philadelphia.
Amtrak's Carolinian, led by AMTK No. 624, sprints west through Bensalem, Pennsylvania, backlit against the glow of a rising Winter Sun. The train is en route to Philadelphia and is just shy of Cor... (more)
An eastbound Amtrak Regional Express led by No. 915, emerges from the Hudson River tunnel into the now covered open pit before returning underground for its Penn Station stop. A series of double s... (more)
An Amtrak Regional led by AMTK No. 616 prepares to depart Boston's South Station for New York City and points south. The iconic large white wall in the background is actually a parking garage and... (more)
An Amtrak Acela Express catches the last rays of Sun, rounding the bend into Corydon, PA, in a race to New Jersey and New York by night fall.
Chessie System GP38 No. 3802 exits the roundhouse at the B&O Railroad Museum with a Chessie caboose in tow after a turntable demonstration. General Motors, Electro-Motive Division constructed the... (more)
Turntable demonstration at the B&O Railroad Museum
C&O "Yellow Belly" #490
One of my all time favorite locomotives - this time, a less often shared view of the fireman's side, thanks to a vacant track to the right left by the Museum's more)
C&O No. 490 steels the spotlight from the equally historic B&O "George Washington" 4-6-2 No. 5300.
C&O No. 490 was built by Alco in 1926 as a Pacific, the C&O rebuilt this engine as ... (more)
B&O EMC EA No. 51
B&O EA No. 51 was the first streamlined diesel locomotive delivered to the B&O in 1937. It set a stylistic precedent for future generations of EMC /EMD streamlined dies... (more)