A Philadelphia-bound Keystone Corridor train eases to a stop in Parkesburg, Pa., on its way from Harrisburg. Trains run with cab cars on one end and locomotives on the other, and there is no rhyme... (more)
To get a nice, unobstructed view of Baltimore Penn Station, you need to look from way above - lest the 51 foot tall aluminum sculpture entitled "Male/Female" block the way of this 1911 B... (more)
Rear view: as we make our way toward Baltimore station and enter Union Tunnel, an Acela exits the other side, bound for New York.
A daytime running of The Crescent #20 check. Getting it under old Southern signals check. A 9 hour late number 20 comes around the curve and under the Southern signals at Lowell, NC. Today makes t... (more)
The engineer of Amtrak #7, the westbound Empire Builder, washes the front of his lead locomotive as they make their nightly station stop at St. Paul Union Depot. Steve Glischinski and Bob Ball put... (more)
Variety abounds at the 18th Street Locomotive Shop. The Siemens Testing Charger prepares to make its first run. The 406 heritage unit rests nearby.
Departing Union Station under the Chicago skyline.
Splitting the blades, Amtrak's Southwest Chief passes through an active pair of semaphore signals located outside of Springer, NM. Highlighted are only two of many in the area that remain operatio... (more)
Amtrak P092 flies past the old signal 5 minutes late on his way to Tampa.
Amtrak's Veterans Memorial Unit exhibited at Union Depot during Train Day.
It's a beautifully warm afternoon on this Cinco de Mayo, and here we see Amtrak's Southwest Chief as it makes its way through Apache Canyon minutes prior to reaching Lamy, NM.
With the sun creeping over the horizon, Amtrak's Southwest Chief bounces along under the ATSF cantilever at Granada, CO.
There’s Something About a Train that’s Magic™Amtrak’s Southwest Chief arrives in Fullerton, California, right on schedule. A pair of P42DC locomotives, 148 and 171, are powe... (more)
Amtrak Nose Study #3Amtrak MP21B 591 as seen at the Redondo Junction engine facility in Los Angeles, California, on April 15, 2017. Built by Motive Power Industries in 2010. Ph... (more)
Amtrak Nose Study #2Amtrak F59PHI 454 as seen at the Redondo Junction engine facility in Los Angeles, California, on April 15, 2017. Built by EMD in June 1998. Photographed on ... (more)