We've been spotted by some folks in the rear of Amtrak's "American View" inspection car as Sunset Limited #2 rolls eastward through Belt Jct (technically South Belt Jct, CP H830) on its way to New... (more)
In retirement is former SAL 6051/SCL 5023 Baggage Dorm car that was involved in the 1994 derailment of the Lake Shore Limited near Batavia, NY. It retains its original paneled door.
The setting sun casts long shadows as this evening's California Zephyr runs past the UP's North Yard and BNSF's intermodal facility and will soon arrive at Denver's Union Station.
The ill-fated 601, not quite a year before it was wrecked in Port Richmond, Philadelphia, slowing to 90 mph for the Susquehanna River crossing.
RISING FROM THE DEAD! ...I wish. This oddball factory rebuilt former New York Central 16-10 Slumbercoach was Amtrak's Vermillion Harbor that derailed in 1994 as part of the Lake Shore Limit... (more)
A tardy Blue Water makes its way into Chicago as it crosses the lift bridge spanning the South Branch Chicago River.
Northbound Amtrak is accelerating into to the high speed curve as some February snow starts to move in.
As morning pushes toward midday, Amtrak No. 5, the San Francisco Zephyr, eases into Colfax, preparing to stop for passengers at the depot in this small town at 2,500 foot of elevation in the Sier... (more)
IDOT Charger 4618 leads Lincoln Service 303 south onto UP trackage in Joliet.
The Zig Zag ...Someone saw a perfect opportunity to make the flow of stripes transition from locomotives and single level cars to Superliners with the Hi-Level step up coaches turned coach/... (more)
Southbound Amtrak Pacific Surfliner, in the morning bordering Emma Wood State Beach in Ventura, in route to Union Station, Los Angeles
The California Zephyr pulls away from Denver's Union Station. Since this photo was taken this area has seen a building boom, with high rise office buildings and expensive apartments and condos.