Twenty five years ago this date a cold blustery afternoon of snow squalls as a southbound Amtrak #286 charges into Hudson NY alongside the icy blue Hudson River. With the right conditions, dram... (more)
Out of the rain On a rainy spring day in California, a woman waits for her train at the former Santa Fe station in Stockton on March 13, 1995.
The F40 power for the westbound Broadway Limited is seen at its station stop. The AMT 852 on the next track was on the west end of a Metroliner train set used in Harrisburg-Philadelphia Keystone S... (more)
Amtrak 289 leads the westbound Desert Wind through the snow flurries at Cajon Summit. Snow was not very common in Cajon Pass.
Amtrak Northeast Regional train 96 kicks up a rooster tail of spray from the catenary as she hustles northward to New York City.
An employee checks things out as Amtrak AEM-7 917 leads an eastbound Northeast Corridor train from Washington into the station at New Haven, CT, where the boxy electric will be replaced by an F40 ... (more)
Amtrak's Empire Builder at the westend of Voltz three miles west of Watertown,WI..
The diesel-to-electric engine swap at New Haven has been completed and E60CP 966 is ready to lead this Amtrak train out of Boston onward to Penn Station. The gentleman emerging from beneath the hi... (more)
Fresh paint for an unsung hero of the NEC.
The westbound Reno Fun Train behind preserved F40 locomotives #231 and #281 passing thru the moonscape of Mogul. Nevada.
Built in 1927, it's one of the oldest cars on Amtrak's roster. It's a former PRR B60b Baggage car turned into a Tool/Wreck Car, dedicated to VJ Tana and AB Phillips.
The 794, a Washington Terminal heritage unit named after deceased conductor Pete Grosso, hauls a train out to the yard past K Tower. Pete was also K Tower operator prior to becoming a conductor.
An RTL I Turboliner heads eastbound through Jordan, NY with an Empire Service train in the mid to early 1990s. Year is a guess.
"Arriving at POU"