Amtrak P42 41 leads the Southwest Chief west through Western Springs, kicking up the leaves.
Amtrak 20 at Cook Springs, AL NS East End Division to ATL, GA with Heritage units 145 & 822! Ph.III P42 & P42DC on time just about, with a little lean as they bank into the curve, plus nice fall c... (more)
The Lake Shore Limited leaves the Windy City behind as it departs 20 minutes late for New York.
Deadheading down from Portland due to a weekend service outage west of Haverhill, the equipment for 691 arrives in the station.
Amtrak P42DC #97 leads westbound California Zephyr #5 through Roseville.
Westbound at mp 116.
Amtrak P42 11 leads the Southwest Chief west through Westmont.
After some morning rain, the weather starts to briefly clear up as the Westbound Empire Builder slows down for the station stop at Edmonds. Note: yes, this was indeed the the same 112 that gotten ... (more)
Amtrak America. Truly embracing the new slogan of Amtrak, "Amtrak America", Amtrak 205 leads the northbound Starlight through Gaviota, passing by the crowd fishing off of the Gaviota pier.
The outbound California Zephyr highballs into Western Springs, headed for the west coast.
Happy Veterans Day! One June 25, the masking was removed from the Amtrak Veterans unit revealing the custom logo designed in house for this special locomotive.
Amtrak 42 has just been tied down by the yard hostlers, and will soon be prepped for Veterans Day. Thank you, and happy Veterans Day to all who have served!
As Amtrak 205 leads 14 north, life at the Gaviota pier goes on undisturbed.
AMTK 311 passes a "saved" MOPAC-era tri-light dwarf signal in the siding at Strasburg, Missouri. This signal was recently re-lit with new LEDs and placed on a new gravel base where it sat before. ... (more)