Amtrak FL9 No 488 passes Peekskill with the New York bound Lake Shore Limited, which left Chicago at 1825 on the previous evening. Does this loco still exist?
488 on 48
Amtrak 488 leads 48, the Lake Shore Limited, east/south along the Hudson Line on the causeway between Roa Hook and Peekskill.
Amtrak 488 is passing some of the ex New York Central Railroad signals along the Hudson River on a beautiful fall day.
Back when Amtrak's Empire Service trains were still named, the Empire State Express waits at Rensselaer Station after an engine change (from F40PH to FL9) for the trip down the Hudson Line. This ... (more)
The northbound "Maple Leaf" is about to resume its journey beside the Hudson river behind EMD's unique five-axle locomotive.
A southbound heads for NYC after making its station stop at Hudson.
Northbound with 7 cars. A heavy load for a single FL9.