A scene that will soon change. A lot of infrastructure work is going on in Montreal West near CN's Montreal sub. The short tunnel that VIA 59 is exiting will soon be demolished and I am uns... (more)
After running the locomotives around the train, the excursion is now being shoved to Mount Holly before heading west towards Gastonia.
The power for the P&N Passenger Special idles to a stop at the North (East) end of Belmont Junction, and the Conductor climbs down to throw the switch to run around the train.
Another view of the P&N passenger special easing in to the curve at the old depot site in Lowell.
SLRG 457, now Piedmont & Northern 457, rolls through Belmont Junction on the old P&N main line. The spur to Belmont is seen branching off to the right.
SLRG 457, now Piedmont & Northern 457, zooms under the Rankin Avenue bridge during a photo runby for the passenger special.
First passenger train (except for a Christmas train) to operate over the former Piedmont & Northern since 1951. Hosted by Iowa Pacific, the train is having a photo run-by at the location of the f... (more)
The P&N Passenger Special passes the old depot site at Lowell, NC
Eastbound lunchtime Via on it's way from Windsor to Toronto.
Half snow beard Metro North 4911 at Mountain Lakes
Half snow beard F40 Metro North 4911 at a snow covered Mountain Lakes station area pushes east as New Jersey Transit trai... (more)
Amtrak's Empire Builder departs Portage.
Amtrak's Empire Builder departs Portage with Lacrosse Division Conductor Seivert and a River Division Brakeman that I cannot remember his name in the vestibule....next stop the Dells.
It appears this was one of the many test runs of the first Superliner car between Chicago and the Seattle on the rear end of the Empire Builder. The Technical Training Car 10001 was just ahead for... (more)
Amtrak’s eastbound California Zephyr enters the Gilluly loops as it climbs toward Soldier Summit.