The Deseret Power Ry’s. afternoon loaded train has just left the Deserado Mine loadout and is making a run for Holum Pass a few miles ahead. The first half mile or so after leaving the loadout is ... (more)
Southbound Amtrak train approaching DC Union Station
ExNdeM E60 now AARX 21 sitting in UP's exMP Settegast yard destined maybe BMLP or Deseret Western?
DPR-1 leads all 4 of the active E60 electrics out of the loading loop and onto the railroad’s main track through a forest of catenary support poles. All of the many poles necessary to carry the ca... (more)
The rear cab of E60 609. I scanned this from a print and am guessing at the location and date. How did we ever survive before metadata?
The dark storm clouds just kept getting worse and worse as I waited for the Deseret Power Ry’s afternoon loaded train. Waiting for the next train and hopefully better light just isn’t an option w... (more)
Threatening skies loom over some brute E60s outside of the shops. This broad side shot really gives a feel for their massive size.
Two consecutively numbered units sit nose to nose, however if you look closely you'll see a few differences.
An Amtrak E60CH is westbound with the Amfleet cars of THE COLONIAL. The tower of the former Jersey Central station stands in the background.
Amtrak E60 608 is southbound on the Northeast Corridor as it passes Bay Tower on the left and Conrail's Bay View yard on the right.
One of two E60s that were mostly used in work train service in the later years. Photo taken on RR property with permission.
In the shop for some work with a MARC AEM-7. Photo taken with permission.
The cab of an E60 looked very much like that of a P30CH or F40 diesel instead of an electric. Photo taken on RR property with permission.
Amtrak E60MA electric #603 on display at the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania. Strasburg, PA. Built as an E60CH with head end power for passenger train lighting & heating, it was later rebuilt & re... (more)