I think there were more railfans than passengers at the station today. It is a great place to watch trains on th busy CSX (ex RF&P) mainline. Randolph Macon College is just behind the locomotive. ... (more)
This southbound had to pass in order to let Amtrak complete its station stop. To the left are a restored ACL business car (#303), and the ACL "Whopper Hopper"...no kidding, thats what it says!!!
Amtrak PO 83 departs Rocky Mount NC, running almost an hour late...!!!
An SD40-2 pairs up with an extremely rare F45 on an eastbound manifest train.
Solid H1 lashup including 2 GP60B units heads west.
Amtrak pulling into the station 3 1/2 hours late. The station is now located below street level in the "trench."
Engineer and conductor checking time, train orders and discussing what’s ahead. . To follow the Alco PA trail click ... (more)
CN 480 rolls past passengers waiting for Amtrak's Blue Water to arrive.
After emerging from the Harper's Ferry Tunnel on a sunny late-winter afternoon, CSXT 8151 leads a train westbound.
376 arrives in Cumberland, while a set of helpers wait at Baltimore St. for a westbound.
The Southwest Chief leaves town heading east.
The helpers of an eastbound mixed freight drift past the Altoona Railroaders Memorial Museum.
The Twilight Limited embarks another substantial load of fares beneath the watchful gaze of the University of Michigan Medical Center. Genesis 31 looks like it could use a little attention, too.
Keeping her warm at 4:00am. Never knew how much I disliked sodium vapor lighting. 4 sec @ f5.6