A clean looking No. 71 along with the Salute to Veterans Unit leads the westbound No.14, the Coast Starlight, on the advertised.
Amtrak #6 is just beginning the steepest part of its descent to its next stop at Helper, Utah, 13 miles east of here. This is Kyune and the 2.4% grade is just ahead. I was standing in waist deep s... (more)
The Coast Startlight has just traversed the Chats Tunnels and is now passing through the big curve at Santa Sue. Note the matching second unit and baggage car with phase III paint.
The private car Cyrus K. Holliday takes up the markers on the Coast Starlight.
"Looking back at 2016 and reflecting": The ALP-46 on NJ Transit Northeast Corridor Line train #3864 catches the reflection of power car #2016 as Acela Express #2170, en route to ... (more)
Amtrak 22, The Eagle, arrives in Dallas Union Station at sunset. The former ATSF lounge in the consist, built for the El Capitan, stands apart from the otherwise all Superliner consist.
A pair of F40PHs leads an eastbound Lake Shore Limited across Conrail's Chicago Line. Note the large number of baggage cars on the head end of the train. Tom Golden photo.
Dropping off the Redondo flyover, the very structure that ceased the need for the ex-Santa Fe Railway cantilever signal bridge's purpose pictured to the right, a northbound Amtrak Surfliner calls ... (more)
Following it's 2,265 mile trip from Chicago, Illinois, AMTK 156 eases Amtrak train No. 3's trainset through the washrack as it recieves a final dousing of water prior to passing through the blower... (more)
Adam Farence Photo.
It appears Adam is stopped on a westbound CP freight at the absolute for Midway with a train ahead as Amtrak's eastbound Empire Builder enters the Minnesota Transfer....Adam Farence Photo.
Class UnitAmtrak train #242, the Albany-Rensselaer to New York Empire Service train, is boarding passengers ten minutes before departure at the Albany-Rensselaer station on J... (more)
Amtrak's Boston to Richmond train 93 is on time, as it passes through North Elizabeth,
I wanted to back up a little further from the tracks for this shot but could not. The private road behind me was not plowed and high snow berms created by plowing out the public road crossing dire... (more)
Most people probably don't think of Amtrak's "Cardinal" as a "Corridor" train, but 50 and 51 operate over the NEC between New York and Washington.