GN 1196 lettered City of Spokane brings up the rear markers on Amtrak's Empire Builder as it leaves Seattle on a sunny spring evening.
Amtrak's Pacific International heads north through Golden Gardens in Seattle en route to Vancouver, BC. This transition period featured steam generator cars to handle the steam heat still used by ... (more)
Amtrak Cascades train 516 has just exited the Great Northern Rail Tunnel under downtown Seattle.
After a 2 hour lay over, the eastbound Rocky Mountaineer's Coastal Passage train departed Seattle and was seen going by North Portal. The train would be heading for Vancouver B.C.
The westbound Rocky Mountaineer's Coastal Passage train roll along the Olympic Sculpture Park as it is only about a few miles away from arriving at King St. Station.
Having already lost its nose herald, GN F 273-A headed south emerges from GN's tunnel under Seattle into the north end of Seattle's King Street Station. April 9, 1970, just four weeks after t... (more)
A meet with a very late #7 and the Rocky Mountaineer's Coastal Passage excursion train.
A very late #7 just meet up with a NB Rocky Mountaineer's Coastal Passage excursion train and a couple of trespassers in Carkeek Park.
No HEP (head-end power 480-v.) here in GN’s Seattle coach yard where the cars are hooked to ground steam on rainy April 9, 1970 The Big Sky Blue didn’t last long as the merger creating Burlington... (more)
The warbonnets may say "BNSF" and the containers may be hauling trash... but I'll take it!
An Amtrak Cascades train departs Seattle behind "cabbage" NPCU No. 90340 (ex-F40PH) as it passes the home of the Seattle Seahawks. The clock tower for King Street Station can be seen bey... (more)
The first southbound Sounder passes by Boeing Field on a sunny afternoon.
First photo of a Sound Transit F59PHI with the new scheme on it with some slight changes that were seen on the new delivery locomotives late last year. SDRX 909 is seen here passing Costco on its ... (more)
With a new crew onboard, the westbound manifest rumbled through Alaskan Way with the iconic Space Needle in the background.
A eastbound crude oil train rolls through the downtown Seattle waterfront area.