Amtrak's Heritage Phase IV unit #184 has parked for the evening waiting for an early morning trip up north where the engine will be reversed in Washington DC and sent back south through Richmond. ... (more)
Heritage unit 184 leads a Regional train along the streets of Ashland just before sunset.
Amtrak 184 in the heritage repaint phase IV livery with 66 in phase II and 188 in the current phase V livery are seen leading train 30 east at Foley, Pennsylvania coming down Sandpatch summit - 14... (more)
The Staples Mill Road Amtrak Station abounds with Amtrak power this evening. Heritage Phase IV Engine #184 and Engine 18 wait for there respective duties on Sunday Morning. These trains will depa... (more)
While the purpose of this trip to the Magnolia Cutoff was to get as many shots of the B&O CPLs as possible, the Capitol Limited with not one but TWO heritage units stole the show. The duo along wi... (more)
Two Amtrak Heritage units lead train 30, the Capital Limited, over Sand Patch Grade. AMTK 184 and AMTK 66 wear phase IV and phase II respectively.
Amtrak PO 30 Eastbound capital Limited crosses the Potomac river in Harpers Ferry WV. Notice the river was up. MY wife Crystal took this shot.
With the eastbound Capital Limited in tow, two of Amtrak's latest heritage locomotive's along with a dirty standard painted loco pause over the swollen Potomac River while making the daily stop at... (more)
Amtrak's final two heritage units, AMTK 184 and AMTK 66, lead train 30, the Capitol Limited east towards Washington on their first run on the point. All four heritage schemes have come through Cle... (more)
Inbound Illinois Zephyr eases through Western Springs on a beautiful fall morning.
The Cardinal departs Chicago for New York, going the long way through Indiana, Kentucky, West Virginia, Virginia and to DC before heading up the NE Corridor line, arriving in NYC 28 hours l... (more)
The southbound Texas Eagle pulls up, to allow the conductor to flag the crossing. Amtrak 184 is in charge, today.
A challenging hike high into the hills gave me a bird's eye view of the big curve at Troy. A short time later, 184 and its brother came along, belching out exhaust as they worked hard to pull the... (more)
Shorty. The 3-car Zephyr rolls through a s-curve just East of the Cresta Powerhouse with the P42 sporting a "WP LIVES" bumper sticker on the nose. Thanks, WPRM!