The rolling red billboard, leading Northeast Regional train 171, is about to be overtaken by an Acela consist as both trains approach Edison station on the NEC.
Amtrak Northeast Regional 194 passes Lincoln tower in Metuchen, NJ at sunset. Within a half hour or so, the train will arrive at New York Penn station.
NJ Transit's Pennsylvania Railroad heritage unit has finally been set loose and is starting to make revenue runs, almost a month after being unveiled. Here the unit shoves an afternoon westbound ... (more)
An Amtrak ballast train occupies an out of service 2 Track on the Northeast Corridor in Kearny. Amtrak "pumpkin" 772 was built as Nashville Chattanooga & St. Louis 710. In the early 2000s this ... (more)
"Checking the Plates"
One of the LSAs aboard Amtrak's Silver Meteor towards Miami makes last checks of each plate before bringing them out to hungry patrons in the dining car.
"Taking Orders in the Diner
The LSA aboard Amtrak's Silver Meteor towards Miami, takes dinner orders from a hungry family while the Chef takes a few seconds before starting the next r... (more)
The Chef aboard Amtrak's Silver Meteor towards Miami, pauses for a quick photo while cooking up some fresh steaks for Amtrak's signature dish, "The Amtrak Signature Steak".
"Land, Air & Sea" Combo on the Diner"
The scenery of the Northeast Corridor whizzes by as three freshly prepared dinner meals sit ready to eat in the Viewliner II Diner aboard the Silver M... (more)
Amtrak's long-distance train, Silver Meteor, is seen crossing above the Susquehanna River from Perryville into Havre de Grace, Maryland, on Sunday, May 26, with the standard ACS-64 leading the way... (more)
One of NJ Transit's units specially decorated to commemorate veterans crosses South Delmorr Ave while running from Morrisville Yard to Trenton station in preparation for a run up the NEC. The str... (more)
Snow clings to a northbound Acela passing through Edison at speed. A storm over Southeastern Pennsylvania that did not reach far enough north into New Jersey is responsible for this unusual view.
Conrail ME-2 passes through Edison at dusk. The crew has just completed work on the National Can lead and will get in the clear a few miles ahead on the Delco Lead in New Brunswick.
A Trenton-bound local accelerates out of Edison station toward the setting sun.
A diesel-hauled Amtrak passenger train is not often seen on this section of the Northeast Corridor. Amtrak Keystone service train 649 apparently developed mechanical issues with motor 605 just ea... (more)
A SEPTA Trenton-bound local passes Conrail BS-03 at Grundy interlocking. The former PRR Grundy tower still stands in the shadow of the I-95 Delaware River-Turnpike Toll Bridge.