Eastbound passing Loram grinding train.
Sometimes serendipity makes for a slightly more interesting photo. Amtrak 43 Pennsylvanian heads west out of Altoona, while AMED heads down 10th avenue to their next call.
Westbound at mp 142 , with newly outshopped engine
and fresh paint.
Amtrak's daily Pennsylvanian makes its eastbound stop in Altoona behind one of Amtrak's unique GE P32BWH locomotives. Last month the unit was overhauled and repainted into Amtrak's Phase V paint s... (more)
NS 07T passes the Leshville Rd crossing. It would have to stop CP Port and wait for the rescue squad due to a passenger having a heart attack
Amtrak has been sending this unit south of Washington quite often over the past few weeks, and this day was no exception. The morning's Norfolk Regional, P088 is seen with one of just a few of the... (more)
The eastbound Pennsylvanian races towards Altoona and Harrisburg after a fresh blanket of snow covered the West Slope overnight.
An Amtrak B32 in the Phase V scheme leads the Westbound Pennsylvanian on a slow Sunday on the NS Pittsburgh Line.
A GE P32BWH/EMD F40PH combo lead Amtrak's California Zephyr east through Spanish Fork Canyon on Sept. 9, 1996.
Thanks to fellow RP contributor Janusz Mrozek for introducing me to this spot.
Amtrak 42, "The Pennsylvanian," takes the ex Pennsy signals at MP 193. Only three of Amtraks P32's (512, 513, 514) have the cab signals necessary to lead on the NS Pittsburgh Line.
The Eastbound Pennsylvanian is back on the move after a quick stop in Huntingdon to pick up passengers. Here the train navigates an S curve just outside the center of town with one of Amtrak's elu... (more)
Amtrak Dash 8-32BWH 513 hauls a five-car Desert Wind over California's Cajon Pass, the first obstacle for train #36 since departing Los Angeles on its way to Salt Lake City, Utah.
Amtrak #503 leads a Thanksgiving Weekend extra south. The train is seen here crossing the swollen Cowlitz River north of Castle Rock.
Amtrak's Southwest Chief rounds a curve just southwest of Streator, Illinois behind then new "Pepsi Can" GEs. During this period Amtrak trains carried express mail/freight on western tra... (more)