Amtrak unit 200 leads the Carolinian north on a sunny Monday morning. Seen here, it is just a few hundred yards from the High Point station where it will be stopping for passengers.
A double header of MARC AEM-7s head north out of Washington Union Station
With its old pantograph removed (and sitting in the left foreground), Amtrak AEM7 909 is resting before having its pantograph replaced by the hard-working shop crew at Wilmington. With the AEM7's ... (more)
A set of AEM-7AC motors propel a Northeast Regional train down the former PRR corridor line through Metropark at speed after a storm.
The westbound Capitol Limited crosses the Monocacy River near Dickerson, Maryland.
An array of power sits outside the Amtrak Wilmington shops getting ready to be inspected (a lot shorter of a line than at the DMV). From left to right: AMTK GP15 rebuild 576, MARC AEM7 4903, AMTK ... (more)
An Amtrak AEM7 and some HHP-8's are in the shop for inspection, including MARC HHP-8 4910. To the far right is AMTK GP38H-3 524. Photo taken with supervision and permission.
April Fool! Amtrak 822 showed up on the point of the Lake Shore Limited just before darkness fell, negating the planning for a night shot I had done that afternoon at work wh... (more)
The northbound Texas Eagle snakes thru SH Interlocking on TRRA rails .
Train 18, the North Coast Hiawatha leaves Seattle behind rare West Coast visitors, GE P30CH locomotives with a pair of SDP40Fs in tow. During this time Amtrak has experienced suspicious derailment... (more)
The headlamps of Amtrak P42DC locomotive #25 illuminate the path ahead as the engineer prepares to throttle up the eastbound Empire Builder through the FO Switch down the Hillboro subdivisi... (more)
Last Train Home. Amtrak 406 brings up the markers of train 689, the last Downeaster back to Portland. The train is seen here pulling out of the Woburn station stop. It will... (more)
Amtrak train #311 has come to rest at its final stop at KCUS. After unloaded, the train will wye and head east at #316 later in the day.
An Amtrak Acela captured Northbound at well over 150 mph at 10:50 PM on the night of September 24th, 2012 during a series of high speed test trials. It is expected that positive test results will... (more)
The westbound Pennsylvanian pulls out of Huntingdon, Pennsylvania.