The Carolinian heads north under the SB signals at Slaters Lane. This view is from the bike path of the recently created Potomac Yard Park, a narrow park, maybe 30 yards wide, that sits alongside... (more)
Emerging from the (coal) mist! This rarely visible unit until recently served as a plant switcher for the Mirant Energy coal-fired power plant in Alexandria, VA. Usually hidden behind rows... (more)
Red white and blue VRE power mixed with borrowed Sounder cars present a odd look on this southbound VRE train.
A southbound Amtrak rounds a bend on the relocated main line around the site of Potomac Yard. With the exception of the DC skyline in the background, this area is virtually unrecognizable compare... (more)
Fifteen minutes out of D.C., 331 passes through the smaller city of Alexandria en route to the even smaller Manassas, Virginia.