Amtrak's Empire Service number 281 is back on the move after a station stop at Buffalo's Exchange Street Station, heading north along I-190 towards Niagara Falls with the Buffalo skyline as a back... (more)
Amtrak train 281 the "Empire Service" passes a now out of business Antique Store in downtown Churchville New York on a beautiful summer evening.
Amtrak train 281 the "Empire Service" passes local CSX freight B791 at MP 380. B791 is accelerating towards Rochester after finishing switching at Union Scrap in Chili NY.
On a warm August 1st evening, Amtrak 281 just departed Rochester Station, and is now passing over High Falls.
Amtrak train 281 the "Empire Service" races North towards the city of Niagara Falls on the last leg of its journey. The train is seen here with the Buffalo skyline in the background on i... (more)
An almost one hour late Amtrak "Empire Service" passes under the Howard Road overpass just outside of Rochester NY. The train is running wrong way on track two to pass a slower Q367 that... (more)
The Empire Service is Westbound by the Rochester CSX Yard and minutes from arrival in the Rochester Station.
Amtrak 281 passes by the old abutments from the West Shore bridge on the CSX mainline.
Amtrak Empire Service 281 speeds west at CP 382 on the Rochester Sub, heading towards its next stop in Buffalo.
On a September afternoon, train 281 blasts past a parked CSX continuous welded rail MOW train, as it goes through Rochester.
Amtrak 281 speeds westbound towards Buffalo on the CSX mainline, passing by the old abutments from the West Shore bridge. Locomotives:AMTK 714 P32AC-DM
An Amtrak Empire Service train accelerates westbound after its station stop in Rochester, passing by a CSX welded rail train that is parked on the siding. The bridge overhead is used by the Roches... (more)
Amtrak Empire Service Train #281 from New York City to Niagara Falls passing through CSX's Frontier Yard in Buffalo on September 9, 2018.
Amtrak 281 has just departed the Buffalo Exchange Station and heads north on the CSX Niagara Sub, paralleling I-190 with the Buffalo skyline in the background. Locomotives:AMTK 706 P32... (more)
Amtrak 281 has just departed the Buffalo Exchange Station and heads north on the CSX Niagara Sub, passing La Salle Park along I-190 with the Buffalo skyline in the background. Locomotives:... (more)