The northbound "City of New Orleans", led by engine 150, streaks by the Pyramid in downtown Memphis on a cloudy and humid night. (Canon 20D; ISO 100; 10 seconds; f/5.6; 18mm; AWB)
Looking like a model train set, Amtrak's southbound City of New Orleans (Train 59) snakes through downtown Memphis, over an hour behind schedule, as it approaches Central Station. Look closely and... (more)
The northbound "City of New Orleans" arrives 15 minutes early into Memphis at Central Station. Engine 72 sports a little damage on the front of the locomotive. The small structure on the ground wa... (more)
The day is just beginning in Memphis as the City of New Orleans takes on fuel on a cold January morning.
A gentleman on the platform speaks to the engineer of tonights "City of New Orleans" before it departs northbound from Memphis.
A crew change for the "City of New Orleans" as it stops in Memphis 30 minutes behind schedule.
Side shot of the 839. The front of this train has seen better days.
Early morning arrival of the "City of New Orleans" finds itself snaking through downtown past an abandoned building.
Crewman departs in Memphis. The front of this train has seen better days.
An unusual sight to see Amtrak at the station in the afternoon. Due to yesterday's derailment the City of New Orleans #59 terminated in Memphis. This train will resume the #58 run of the C of NO t... (more)
Arrived 10 minutes early into Memphis only to wait 1 hour for my bags. Another fine example of Amtrak service helping to build repeat customers.
Fill'er up!! The Saturday morning "City of New Orleans" gets a tank full in Memphis as a storm approaches from the west.
The City of New Orleans has now made the turn around move and is headed northbound now as train 58. Click Here to view... (more)
Amtrak train 58 is in Central Station on time and waits for the scheduled 40 minutes before continuing to Chicago.
Running a little behind this morning.
A 'streaking' City of New Orleans pulls into Central Station in Memphis on a Friday night.
The City of New Orleans heads south through the early morning shadows of T.O. Fuller State Park on the CN Yazoo Sub low line out of Memphis.
The City of New Orleans running 3 hours behind schedule heads southbound across Florida Street on the old Y&MV main.
Showing a little ding on the left front corner.
The City of New Orleans prepares to leave Central Station after arriving three hours late.
Amtrak at Kansas Street? A definite rare sighting here as Amtrak has pushed back to Kansas Street on the BNSF Thayer South Sub. The CNO terminated in Memphis due to Hurricane Dennis and the unfort... (more)
The inside to Memphis Central Station. Only one track used today for "The City of New Orleans" but back in the day this joint was hopping.
The City of New Orleans making it's regular early morning stop in Memphis.
The lead on the AAPRCO 2003 Panama Limited with it's collection of private cars.
The AAPRCO 2003 Panama Limited comes into Memphis an hour late with it's collection of private cars.