Let there be Sun!
On the morning of the first day, May 7th, 2016, in Webster, VA, there was steam. And, behold, I saw what Roanoke had made, and it was very good. Norfolk & Western's J-... (more)
A Blast from the Past
Norfolk & Western's venerable J-class No. 611 leads "the Pelican" through Wabun, VA on native rails ducking the still active ROW of the former Virginian on... (more)
Everett #11 takes a pause at the depot in Roaring Springs, PA before performing a switching move which will place the 2-6-0 on the rear of the train for the return trip (tender first) to Holidaysb... (more)
Everett #11 leads the first of two mid-afternoon (whadda-ya-gonna-do?) excursions on a beautiful sunny day in April. The next train departed two hours later - at 2 PM. I was happy to hear it was... (more)
Everett Railroad: The Full Steam Roster:
Everett Railroad's restored 2-6-0 #11 runs past the railroad's next restoration project; 2-8-0 #38, former Huntingdon & Broad Top Mountain. This... (more)
Everett 2-6-2 #11
Made a bloody run to Everett, Pennsylvania to see Everett Railroad's 2-6-2 #11. Wait, what?!? Everett #11 is a 2-6-0, you say? And there is no railroad i... (more)
An Acela Express snakes its way south under a canopy of catenary poles and wires. Amtrak Acela's are native to the Northeast part of the United States and can be identified by their silver skin a... (more)
The ever popular "Elizabeth from the parking garage shot" - I really need to catch up on my editing, lol. Captured on a beautiful cloud filled yet sunny day back in June of 2014.
A "Hippo" on the loose!
An Amtrak long distance train, led by a then in service HHP-8, departs Philadelphia, southbound for Washington DC and points south. These locomotive's original ty... (more)
An Amtrak Regional Express led by ACS-64 #604, leads a train westbound out of Newark, NJ, through North Elizabeth bound for points south. The track to the far right is what is known as a "fly-over... (more)
Pennsylvania Railroad Suburban Station
The last rays of light reflect from the surrounding glass covered skyscrapers across North 16th Street illuminating the facade of Philadelphia's Sub... (more)
An Amtrak Acela Express makes a late afternoon departure from Philadelphia. The cranes within the photo reflect a spate of new skycrapers set to redefine the Philadelphia skyline, including, in t... (more)
Rush Hour in Philadelphia
A low setting Winter Sun envelops the catenary as it meets the horizon casting a golden glow down the barrel of the Northeast Corridor. In the foreground, a fou... (more)
A pair of sequentially numbered Amtrak AEM-7's
A pair of "Toasters" captured at the retro-styled Newark International Airport station on a beautiful afternoon back in November of 2014. O... (more)
A couple of pans... (Ba-dump, bump!)