A colorful General Electric P32BWH, built in Dec. 1991, lays over at the Rio Grande depot in Salt Lake City. Amtrak 504 would lead the nocturnal departure of the Desert Wind train to Las Vegas and... (more)
Various Amtrak power sits under the skyline in Chicago.
A pair of Phase IV Dash 8s sit in the yard among the normal P42s in Chicago.
Amtrak's Train 4 Southwest Chief derailed on a curve at Lawrence, Kansas due to high speed on Oct. 2, 1979. SDP40F 504 was at AT&SF's Argentine, Kansas diesel shop awaiting disposition on Feb. 1... (more)
The morning Illinois Zephyr heads for Chicago, with an old classic leading the way.
Wisps of steam drift up the carside of the ex-NP dome/Pullman as the Southwest Chief waits for the departure time at La Junta,CO..
The Fireman on the Southwest Chief sits ready with his left arm on the armrest while the La Junta Switcher goes about its daily business in the La Junta Yard.
Stopped at La Junta for service this was always agood place to photograph the old EL Capitan equipment. Some of the members of RP.net had asked if I had a photo of the transition end of the transi... (more)
West of LaJunta,CO. the westbound Southwest Ltd. leans into a curve while I enjoy the fresh air from the vestibule of the rear dome Pullman(ex-NP) which I'm fortunate to have a bedroom in. Other t... (more)
The outbound Hoosier State has an interesting combination of Amtrak equipment as rolls southbound after departing Chicago Union Station.
It would be neat to see these two heading up a train again.
P32 in the lead! 504 leads a P42 on the southbound Texas Eagle at Lockport.
An Amtrak westbound "San Diegan" passes under the 57 Freeway as it brakes for the stop at the Anaheim station in the parking lot of Anaheim Stadium (home of the California Angels). This line is n... (more)
Instead of the usual P42, we see a nice treat barreling through Lockport!