Ready for its close-up
Slowing for the curves at Retortown
Good-sized train following the flag...
Heading for Lynchburg
Almost to the top of Linden Hill
Deadheading from Roanoke to Manassas
Southbound Northeast Regional to Lynchburg
Southbound "Laurentian" waiting to depart
Passing the Amtrak Auto-Train terminal
Slowing to a stop to stay off the crossing circuit at Eustace Road while it waits for its meet with Amtrak 171 (NS R13)
Awaiting the arrival of 203 from Alexandria so that the two trains can be combined
Northbound "Crescent" passing the former Southern Railway signal bridge at Clifton
The westbound "American European Express" heads down the former Southern Railway south of Manassas behind CSX road power, with a MARC power car providing HEP for the passenger cars.