Amtrak 8 heads East as it hauls through Newport. Today's train has 2 Sightseer Lounge cars, one on the rear being hauled to Chicago for repairs after having an electrical fire last Friday on 7 and... (more)
With a pair of PV's bringing up the markers, Amtrak #6, the California Zephyr, winds it's way through western Colorado on the old D&RGW mainline near Palisade.
The Capitol Limited passes the Metro Twinbrook station. Hopefully all of the complicated hardware seen on the Metro tracks (lower 2) are being looked at as part of the SafeTrack effort, a series ... (more)
"Amtrak 14" Northeast Regional Service train 176 works Charlottesville Station.
The sun angle around the summer solstice affords an opportunity to shoot westbounds coming into Martinsburg for a few weeks out of the year.
The tracks in the foreground are the eastbound main... (more)
Heading for Manassas after departing Culpeper
Amtrak 7 coming out of the curve past Miller Brewery
The NB Amtrak Silver Star coming through Plant City on the old CSX A-line.
The eastbound "Cardinal" arriving Manassas at sunset
The daily Amtrak northbound rockets through Thomasville directly preceding N&W 611 on a warm spring morning.
Shadow Selfie: The exhaust from the lead locomotive is lying low and to the rear; it's likely that Amtrak's "Crescent" is making track speed (79 mph here) as it crosses the bridge over U... (more)
The Capitol Limited glides on over the Potomac River as it slows down for it's stop at the Harpers Ferry station.
Thank goodness the "Cardinal" was two hours late today!
Amtrak's eastbound Southwest Chief hustles through the intermediate semaphores at MP 722.1 between Wagon Mound and Levy.
Far from its Florida origin, Amtrak's "Silver Meteor" heads north on a winter morning behind diesels under the wires.