The 203 sits and waits, and waits, and waits until CSX is done running freight ahead of and around it. This photo was taken from a public crossing at grade without lights and gates activated.
Amtrak 19 flying by Belton Signals in Lula, GA after going by 204 at CP-Yonah just North of here.
Two F40s were the norm for the Lake Shore Limited for many years until the P40 and P42s eventually replaced them by the late 90s.
The 203 and 278 head up the westbound Maple Leaf as some fellow railfans record the event. This train is finally on its way after encountering a bottle neck where the dispatcher held this passeng... (more)
The end of the line... This dead line of F40s are some of the last to serve Amtrak, running out of Albany mostly on the Maple Leaf and also on the NEC between New Haven and Boston while the elect... (more)
Passengers board as final preparations are made to prepare this P42 that just took over from an electric motor to bring this Northeast Regional south of DC
An Amtrak Washington Terminal yard conductor gives hand signals to his engineer as they maneuver a diesel through the overbuild of Union Station. The electric motor has already been removed and t... (more)
29's long trip to Chicago is just getting underway as he highballs through suburban Maryland.
Two P42's are back to back as they lead the westbound Amtrak California Zephyr, train numbered 5, along the shores of the bay as it heads for it's final destination of Emeryville, CA.
VIA 97 passes CEFX 2006 on the hot track in Hamilton Yard.
It's Thanksgiving and I'm getting my fill of trains instead of turkey and stuffing!
Amtrak Train 4, the Eastbound Southwest Chief, makes its first station stop in Fullerton, CA of its eastward journey to Chicago with a green signal, ready to depart.
For some reason, the question entered my mind today, "What were you doing a year ago?" Searching through my photo archives turned up the answer. The 4449 was on it's way back to Portland, and I wa... (more)