The ill-fated 601, not quite a year before it was wrecked in Port Richmond, Philadelphia, slowing to 90 mph for the Susquehanna River crossing.
The 921 brings a Northeast Regional out of Union Tunnel approaching Penn Station, and off to the right the sun illuminates the survey marker proudly displaying "Pennsylvania RR" on one s... (more)
Work train season was in swing this past summer and a rare daytime move is seen going through BWI.
Doubleheaded GG-1s with 1935-built No. 4838 in the lead are northbound through Aberdeen with a mixed freight. Note the cut of piggyback cars on the head end.
An Amtrak Sprinter heads north across the Susquehanna River bridge. From this angle you can see four bridges crossing the river here. Behind the Amtrak structure is US 40 bridge, the CSXT bridge, ... (more)
MARC extra P933-16 features a GP39 shoving a pair of new Charger locomotives from Baltimore to DC.
B&O coal train led by an SD35/GP9 duo crosses under the Western Maryland.
Gone for good. I'm told this is a survey marker, defining the end of the Union Railroad and beginning of the Pennsylvania Railroad. It sat tucked cramped between a catenary pole and bridge... (more)
The B&O No. 7402, built by EMD in July of 1964, is part of the collection stored outside at the B&O Museum in Baltimore. If I'm not mistaken, it's one of only two preserved SD35s, the other being... (more)
Just another old EMD in 1987, the 7402 was fortunately preserved and can be seen today, outside at the B&O Museum in Baltimore. If I'm not mistaken, it's one of only two preserved SD35s, the othe... (more)
CSX Q015 with a Kansas City Southern "Belle" enters the northern outskirts of Hagerstown, MD on the former Western Maryland Lurgan Line from the Chambersburg Terminal. The train is just ... (more)
Two days after departing Chicago, hotshot intermodal train Q138-14, with an NS leader, approaches the S Newkirk St grade crossing on the Sparrows Point Industrial Track, as it nears it's final des... (more)
Arriving at Point of Rocks
Westbound on the Old Main Line