Amtrak AEM7 #915 idles at the Race Street motor pit. This particular unit was preserved and now lives in Strasburg. A Richard Louderback original Kodachrome slide from my collection.
A box with wheels, otherwise known as an E60, appears on top of the Jersey Meadows fill as it approaches the west portal of the Hudson River Tubes.
"Old Rivets" at twilight, literally and figuratively, in her star-spangled US Bicentennial garb, southbound at 60-per with a Truc-Train. The engineer gives a hearty wave from the cab of... (more)
NKP 587 leads the triple header of N&W 611 and N&W 1218 as they roll through Forest, VA.
The first movement of the Chessie Steam Special, a ferry move to Philadelphia and Baltimore, has come to a halt in Lansdale, Pennsylvania. If I recall correctly, the 2101 had an overheated ... (more)
Saturday Doubleheader: ACS-64s 634 and 654, as seen on the head end of Northeast Regional Train 162 during the train's stop on Saturday, September 2, 2017.
Following the return of a Rail Ramble to the Philadelphia area, Reading's T-1 No. 2124 would return lite to Reading. It turned on the wye at West Falls. Here, after a visit with towerman Joe Coult... (more)
Making an incredible din, a heavy PT97 with five matched corporates slugs up the pocono summit north of Harvest Mills with a heavy freight in the light rain.
Wabash E8 1009 has been right at home for 3 years at the Virginia Museum of Transportation following an outstanding restoration prior to it's ride to the grounds. I am told that this was also EMD'... (more)
ACS-64 #648 leads Keystone Service Train 646 past Edison Station on Track 3 on Good Friday 2017. Visible in the distance is Northeast Regional Train 86, running a few minutes behind schedule.
In 1927, the Baltimore and Ohio ordered 20 P-7 class Pacifics for service on the New York – Washington Royal Blue Line service. In an attempt to gain notice fr... (more)
The First E-Unit
A shortened version of the Royal Blue stands in Baltimore. Of course, this is not Camden Station, but rather the nearby Mount Clare shops complex, which has... (more)
AAR Golden Spike Special A Roger Puta Photograph
A Washington-bound MARC train rolls into its station stop at Bowie, Maryland on an April day in 1988. Much has changed over the 29 years since this photo was taken. The MARC AEM-7 fleet is on the ... (more)