Amtrak's California Zephyr #6 speeds east across the ex D&RGW near Thompson, UT with a few friendly toots of the horn from the engineer. Next stop is Grand Junction,CO with an eventual destination... (more)
Time has just about run out for this signal bridge in Cheektowaga - a CSX crane and replacement materials hover nearby, as the morning Lake Shore Limited approaches Buffalo Depew station.
After several Cancelations due to weather on Donner pass this winter, the first Sierra Scenic train and the First Reno Fun Train make their first runs from the bay area to Reno and back. Heritage ... (more)
A departing Illini train creeps along the St. Charles Air Line Bridge above Chinatown's Ping Tom Park. View from 18th St.
A tardy northbound Coast Starlight is arriving at Portland, Oregon in summer 1994. The Steel Bridge is owned by Union Pacific. The lower deck carries rail traffic, while the upper deck has a roadw... (more)
Running about 5 plus hours behind, Amtrak 92 heads across the Congaree River as it approaches the Columbia Amtrak Station.
One of the five ex-PRR E8s that Amtrak rebuilt with HEP capability for use on Northeast Corridor Amfleet consists leads two-car train 153, the Beacon Hill, out of South Station. This was a Boston-... (more)
Amtrak's Downeaster Train 684 arrives into Boston crossing over the historic Tower A draw bridge just outside North station. The train traveled from Brunswick, Maine to Boston.
Pennsylvania Railroad’s 30th Street Station in Philadelphia fully opened for business on December 15, 1933. On a Saturday in December, 1983 (I can’t find a record of t... (more)
Amtrak's Lake Shore Limited has just begun its journey from New York to Chicago as it rolls along the Hudson River as the sun sets.
30th Street Encounter – 3
A Harrisburg train has arrived at 30t Street Station in Philadelphia, and the hostlers are taking the GG1 to the Race Street engine terminal. I’m not sure... (more)
30th Street Encounter – 2
Soon after a GG1-pulled Harrisburg train arrived at 30th Street Station in Philad... (more)
Amtrak's Silver Meteor has just departed Newark, as it races through North Elizabeth. In the consist is one of the remaining Amtrak heritage dining cars.
Amtrak 186 breaks the silence of the small and quiet town of Pewaukee, WI as it heads west on the Empire Builder.