The Capitol Limited with two units in 40th Anniversary Paint Schemes. The leader AMTK 156 in Phase 1 and the 3rd unit AMTK 66 in Phase 2 scheme. Shown running wrong main through Brunswick due to c... (more)
The PRS is nearing the completion of its Saturday run as it makes the climb through Sandcut on its way to Bakersfield.
As the crow's fly so does the "Pointless Arrow" leading the Chicago bound Capital Limited in a light rain.
Phase I commemorative unit #156 SOLO on Train #20 with ten cars crossing the James River. This trestle, part of Southern Ry.'s Lynchburg cut-off project, opened for traffic on March 1, 1911. Pas... (more)
The PRS excursion train makes its way southbound as it climbs towards the Loop on its way back to LA.
Amtrak's Phase 1 ("Bloody Nose") heritage unit heads up the regional from Lynchburg
Phase I heritage unit, #156, takes the Lynchburg Regional train across the James River.
As an historical note, freight service over this trestle, part of the Southern Railway's Lynchburg cut-off ... (more)
One of the popular Amtrak heritage units leads train 95 across the Aquia Creek Bridge north of Brooke, VA. The commoners get a chance to view the leisure class in the marina.
PRS passenger extra is snaking downgrade about to enter tunnel 2 above Caliente, the lead unit in the attractive Amtrak Heritage paint scheme.
A passenger special headed up by unit 156 painted in the Amtrak Heritage scheme is heading towards Bakersfiled
Southbound Amtrak Regional P067 was crossing from No. 3 to No. 2 track at Milford, VA on April 18, 2011 to pass southbound freight Q415, stopped ahead to deal with some dragging metal bands. P067... (more)
PRS Excursion heads towards Bakerfield having gone around the loop. In the background is the Chavez Center
A PRS Passenger Special is approaching the switch at Rowan on its return trip to LA
Amtrak Heritage Unit #156 will depart the Staples Mill Road Station at 8AM in the morning as Northeast Regional Train #84. April 2011.
The southbound PRS special head through Mojave, CA as fellow RP member, Tyler Brett, has his head out of the first car and as the brakeman gives a big wave.