Amtrak RS3 116 leads the wire train through North Elizabeth, NJ, on its way to or from a catenary maintenance job. Amtrak acquired 45 Penn Central RS3s of PRR, NYC, and NH ancestry in 1976 for yar... (more)
The Eastbound "Pennsylvanian" passes under the PRR signals at Summerhill. These signals will become a thing of the past once PTC is implemented.
The Westbound "Pennsylvanian" passes under the old Pennsy signal bridges at Cresson with two private cars on the rear.
Amtrak 116 departs Chicago with the eastbound Hoosier State.
Amtrak #8 pulls into the station at Shelby for it's daily stop while an empty crude oil train waits to follow them out of town.
Amtrak's eastbound Seattle-Chicago "Empire Builder" has just departed Shelby on time, speeding eastward on BNSF's Hi Line Sub.
Amtrak's Empire Builder is well ahead of schedule stopped at the station in Shelby, MT about 20 minutes early... much to the dismay of the crew on CREX 1327 east who has to wait for their departur... (more)
The Empire Builder cruises at the posted track speed of 79 mph past Fall River making good time westward through Wisconsin and points west.
Check out that counter weight!
Southbound Coast Starlight arrives at Emeryville.
Working through the upper loop above Cantara, train 14 nears Mt Shasta City, with a long way to go yet before the next station stop at Klamath Falls, 100 miles out.
The Empire Builder approaches the edge of the University of Minnesota through the Dinkytown neighborhood bound for St. Paul Union Depot, 1 hour 12 minutes late. The second locomotive was p... (more)
A Capital Train Rushes out of the Davis station. After all these years, the Cal-P line from The Bay Area to Sac is still protected by some SP classic's.
Amtrak 19 passing through Oakwood, GA as he tries to make up time.