Amtrak Train #2, with the Veterans locomotive arrives at the Houston Amtrak Depot on 01/26/2014.
A thunderstorm passes to the south as a pair of Union Pacific MP20GPs bring a transfer job into Settegast Yard. The train is passing under the very busy Englewood Yard hump and is also about to c... (more)
A MetroRail two-car consist rolls south along Fannin Street and enters Hermann Park. The 12.8 mile Red Line is currently the only light rail line operating in Houston, and it opened on January 1,... (more)
The Sunset Limited sits across the platform from the KCS OCS in Houston.
From my slide collection. Photo by Ralph Back.
The KCS business train is tied down and the Amtrak Sunset Limited can be seen in the distance making its station stop.
It sure looked inviting, but something told me that carpet hadn't been rolled out for me.
The KCS Office Car train and the Amtrak Sunset Limited are both at the Amtrak station in Houston, giving the Amtrak passengers something to look at seeing as the train is one hour early into HOU.
Union Station location now the home of the Houston Astros, and Minute Maid baseball field, formerly Enron Stadium. Much history in this photo that is now gone by.
Motive power for a paper railroad sits at the North Yard shops with some lease power.
A spot at the Westwind Terminal is nearing completion as clouds threaten above.
NS #8104 tied down on the shoofly track at South Yard
a set of power is being serviced at MP's Settegest engine terminal in Houston, TX
Never get tired of looking back at this day for more shots....