Baltimore Penn Station.
Once common, now rare... This particular unit has been off the roster for a number of years and only one sister unit remains relegated to protect duty.
Check out that rear end light package!
The 921 brings a Northeast Regional out of Union Tunnel approaching Penn Station, and off to the right the sun illuminates the survey marker proudly displaying "Pennsylvania RR" on one s... (more)
Gone for good. I'm told this is a survey marker, defining the end of the Union Railroad and beginning of the Pennsylvania Railroad. It sat tucked cramped between a catenary pole and bridge... (more)
Commercial power problems resulted in trains needing diesel power to get to their destinations. This Dash 8 is leading an AEM-7 into Baltimore.
Hot on your heels! Two northbound Acela Express trains are stacked into Baltimore Penn Station on a morning when commercial power problems caused a bit of a snarl. It's not often you see s... (more)
Power problems A rather full station has diesels cutting away from an HHP on the left, an Acela departing on the right, and a Northeast Regional on the far right on a morning when an earli... (more)
Rokerthon 2 hit Baltimore Penn Station with the arrival of Train 172. Weatherman Al Roker from the Today Show was met by local reporters, the Raven's cheerleaders, and Bill the Goat from the US N... (more)
A long distance train pulls into Charm City on a calm winter evening.
Brand new power makes its way into the station.
The Carolinian pulls into Baltimore Penn Station.
Back to back diesels are used to move trains during service disruptions when electric operation is suspended.
It's a nice sunny day in Baltimore.
The other side of this sign says "Union RR." Remnants of the past, such as this one, are still in good condition along the NEC. You just have to know where to look. Photo taken on RR property w... (more)