Westbound empty coal train E73209 has just entered West Virginia as it approaches the Amtrak station in Harpers Ferry. A small hole in the clouds is just enough to light up the power.
Eastbound manifest Q39811 rolls over the Potomac River. The freshly painted YN3 Dash 8 contrasts sharply with the SD40-2 in faded YN2 paint.
Eastbound autorack train Q22609 rolls around the S-curve at Harpers Ferry with a pair of GEVOs providing power.
Morning fog lifts in the river gorge around Harpers Ferry as a loaded ore train rumbles eastbound across the Potomac River bridge.
Worth waiting for at night! The early morning appearance of K790 on the original main line in Harpers Ferry. While its tempting to shoot along the within sight and busy double track main, I never ... (more)
CSX 37 leads an empty coal drag through the Station in Harpers Ferry.
Amtrak's Capital Limited exits the Harpers Ferry Tunnel and rolls over the Potomac River slowing for it's station stop at Historic Harpers Ferry.
Operators view from HF Tower. Normally P871 runs on Friday's only to Brunswick, Maryland, from Washington, DC, but today being a holiday the train made a special run to Martinsburg, West Virginia.... (more)
The Rock Runner rolls across the famous wooden trestle in downtown Historic Harpers Ferry. High above on the hill sits Saint Peters Roman Catholic church.
A loaded coal drag crosses the Potomac River from West Virginia into Maryland as the sun wins the battle the morning fog.
That's right, 10 EMD built motors lead westbound Q416 out of Maryland and into West Virginia at Historic Harpers Ferry. Consist is CSX 4718, 4712, 2786, 6455, 2339, 2279, 6492, 6280, 2795, and 857... (more)
The last rays of sun illuminate the westbound Capital Ltd as it approaches the Harpers Ferry station.
The eastbound Capitol Limited makes it's first stop at Harpers Ferry Station, as viewed from Maryland Heights.
SD80MAC 4590 the "Spirit of Benning" pops out of the tunnel below Maryland Heights with an empty coal train bound for Cumberland.
The view from the Loudoun Heights incorporates most of the attractions in the Harpers Ferry area... Here we have the eastbound Capitol Limited departing the station, running 40 minutes late...