A SEPTA push-pull commuter set, led by No. 2405 climbs a grade out of Marcus Hook, PA on an approach to the Highland Avenue station in Chester.
A set of SEPTA Silveriner V's climb the grade, navigating the s-curve north towards Highland Ave station along Amtrak's Northeast Corridor.
Just after sunrise, a northbound Amtrak Acela Express, led by AMTK No. 2003, climbs the grade between Marcus Hook and Highland Ave stations in Chester, PA.
Lots of infrastructure along this st... (more)
A late evening Amtrak Acela Express follows the path of glinted rails as it navigates the reverse s-curve in Chester, PA. Ducking the illuminated color signals on the former PRR bridge, the AMTK ... (more)
Amtrak Northeast Regional 171 is framed by the ex-PRR signal bridge on a bitterly cold Valentine's Day.
A southbound Amtrak Acela Express races through Chester, PA, passing Highland Avenue Station on the express track, bound for Wilmington, DE and eventually Washington D.C. In the background, to the... (more)
A southbound Amtrak Regional Express races through Chester, PA, passing Highland Avenue Station on the express track, bound for Wilmington, DE and eventually Washington D.C. In the background, to ... (more)
Amtrak's "Silver Meteor" swings through the curve at Chester, Pennsylvania, running about 45 minutes early on a cold January morning.
Amtrak 942 leads the Farewell to the AEM-7 trip past abandoned Lamokin Tower in Chester, Pa. The train is returning to Washington, D.C., from Philadelphia. Just ahead is a stop for a tour at Amtra... (more)
A SEPTA Silverliner IV rolls underneath a set of color position light signals on Amtrak's Northeast Corridor as it brakes for its station stop in Chester, Pa.
A pair of spartan cabs creep down track 2 at East Feltonville on the way to spot loaded autoracks at Twin Oaks.
A set of GE Silverliner IV's pause at the 1903 PRR built Chester station just south of Philadelphia to de-train an... (more)
PRR's former Chester depot, now known as the Chester Transportation Center, greets the latest and greatest to travel the former rails of the PRR's NEC. For a view of the station, click Railroad: AmtrakLocomotive: Bombardier/Alstom Acela Express TrainsetLocation: Chester, Pennsylvania, USALocomotive #: AMTK 2036Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: August, 2011
A grand PRR depot in downtown Chester, having escaped demolition, survives well into the next century, turning 114 years old this year. The build date, 1903, is marked on the chimney. Long ago, ... (more)
The interior of a 1903 PRR survivor: Chester Station, now known as the Chester Transportation Center. SEPTA provides both bus and train service here.