Washington Terminal heritage unit #794 is in the background as the 4915 heads out of the station.
This striking heritage unit is right at home in Washington Terminal's West Yard, waiting for its next move. Washington Terminal predates Amtrak by 70 years, and although it is now part of Amtrak i... (more)
The new Charger leads the old MP36. It's nice to see the liveries are rather consistent.
At the NPS predicted blossom peak day, no blossoms were found near the HQ of the NPS. Due to colder weather, they would be delayed until early April. No delays however were to be found with VRE, a... (more)
Rolling out of our nations capitol, VRE Fredericksburg line train 301 has just departed L'Enfant Plaza as the Capitol building stands in line behind.
Amtrak's "Vermonter" is nearing its departure time as MARC 4912 awaits its next assignment
Running slightly behind the advertised schedule, a ~3 hour late Crescent pulls into the nations capitol behind a P42DC pair as the cherry blossoms show their beauty.
The cherry blossoms are in full bloom around the tidal basin in the nations capitol as hotshot UPS train Q031 heads out of the city with a CSX motor leading a BNSF unit on a lovely April afternoon... (more)
#329 & #331 are side by side at L'Enfant Plaza during the routinely congested rush hour.
Ah, the memories of growing up in DC! No need to mention how much it has changed railroading-wise, but the memories continue to roll on with this Rocky Mount-bound grain train breaking up the pass... (more)
902 and a lot of signage. I wonder what way the station is?
A trio likely never to be seen together again. AEM-7 909, ACS-64 623 and HHP-8 651 are shuffled around by SW1000r 792, representing three generations of Amtrak mainline electric power on t... (more)
A true heritage unit with a special dedication. Pete began his Amtrak career in 1994 and worked his way up through several crafts, ranging from servicing toilets, to working in K Tower as a... (more)
A true heritage unit with a special dedication. Blair Slaughter puts the finishing touches onto the 794's dedication decals for Pete Grosso. Pete began his Amtrak career in 1994 and worked ... (more)