All is quiet in the Rensselaer shops on the evening of December 3rd, as employees await the arrival of the Toys for Tots train to be inspected.
Here we have a personal favorite of mine, of which many can relate to as a timeless tradition in regards to traveling by rail. Seen here, from the Observation Car of Amtrak's Southwest Chief, pass... (more)
"Amtrak Vermonter with a Horizon Coach" Amtrak's westbound Vermonter collects passengers at New York Pennsylvania Station before departing towards Washington DC. Featured on the h... (more)
The anniversary special AMTK 156 (P42DC) leads the California Zephyr as it crosses the South Platte River bridge in the Denver Yard.
Reflecting on our past... Central Maine & Quebec Railway's Bangor & Aroostook heritage tribute scheme SD40-2F 9017 and CMQ SD40-2F 9020 are preparing the Job 2 train at Farnham as a puddle allows... (more)
"Silver Meteor" headed north just before dawn
Amtrak Police K-9 unit training at Washington Union Station. Aziz has a toy in his mouth; a sure sign he did a good job.
An indoor-flying drone spies a unique view of the Beech Grove locomotive shops, featuring NPCU 90221 in "Salutes our Veterans" scheme, and one of the shop's remote controlled overhead cr... (more)
Aerial view of Beech Grove shops, showing a long line of old Amtrak locomotives, some of which may be rebuilt in the locomotive shop behind them. Notable in the lineup is recently arrived #102, wh... (more)
We're inside the long-gone Union Junction Tower at 2:44 p.m., with the op facing the Union Switch & Signal electro-pneumatic Model 14 interlocking machine, installed in 1935. The tower, built in ... (more)
September in Colorado... I'll let the image do the talking.
Just a floating control stand... The Cascades-painted NPCU 90230 has left the west coast for some "vacation" time at the Beech Grove locomotive shops, which includes extensive rebuild wo... (more)
Sparks fly! The Cascades-painted NPCU 90230 has left the west coast for some "vacation" time at the Beech Grove locomotive shops, which includes extensive rebuild work.
The Cascades-painted NPCU 90230 has left the west coast for some "vacation" time at the Beech Grove locomotive shops, which includes extensive rebuild work.