An "Empire Service" trainset with Amtrak 711 on the head end sits at the shops in Rensselaer as Amtrak 50th anniversary unit 108 hides behind it having just come off the first westbound ... (more)
On the afternoon of October 26th, 2022, Amtrak P32AC-DM 708 sits ready to lead Empire Service train 238 from Albany-Rensselaer Station with an interesting add... (more)
Amtrak's famed Lake Shore Limited is seen arriving at Albany-Rensselaer on a perfect Autumn afternoon. Leading the charge are AMTK 46 and AMTK 108. The 46 is the roa... (more)
After dropping off a private car to Amtrak for the upcoming autumn express, CSX loacal B761 is seen at the Rensselaer Amtrak station waiting for clearance to head back to South Schenectady Yard. T... (more)
Amtrak train 48, the eastbound Lake Shore Limited, arrived at the Albany-Rensselaer Station and got split in two, with train 48 continuing to New York City and this section, now train 448, ... (more)
A veteran of MILW heritage is westbound. Photo by unknown, from my collection.
Just In Time. CSX B758-22 waited for Amtrak 48 (Lake Shore Limited) to clear and was holding just south of the Albany-Rensselaer station, which presented the opportunity to catch it with th... (more)
This scene looks more like a rural branch line however this shot was taken in the City of Rensselaer. CSX train B761 has just come off of the Hudson Line and is now making its way towards Troy on ... (more)
Anniversary Engines. Amtrak 145 (Phase 3 - 40th Anniversary, P42DC) and 100 (Midnight Blue - 50th Anniversary, P42DC) were the power for train 870 on Sunday, September 26, 2021. This train ... (more)
Amtrak 290 rolls past the Amtrak shops in Rensselaer as two more Empire Service consists await there next assignments.
F40s 273, 287, 241, 206 and 394 are stored and being prepped for sale circa summer 2001.
F40s 243 and 227 are stored and being prepped for sale circa summer 2001.
Albany-Renssealer In Transition. Amtrak P32AC-DM 712 was painted in Phase IV when it was getting set to depart on May 24, 2000. The main station was under construction with a sign stating &... (more)
A loaded Amtrak rail train gets under way with a smoke show as it starts south out of Rensselaer at CP-141. The train is about to duck under the Rt 9 & 20 overpass. AMTK 538 is the former P&LE 159... (more)
Amtrak MP15DC 537 and a sister unit move forward after cutting off from a welded rail train.