While Philadelphia is well known for its famous cheese steaks, railfans would often come for the Meatballs! Captured here on a sunny day in June of 2015, eastbound AEM-7's No. 924 and No. 948 ra... (more)
Room with a view - an Amtrak Acela Express as seen from one of the many PRR built green shelters along the Northeast Corridor in Pennsylvania.
On a brisk Winter evening in late January, a New York bound Amtrak Acela Express whips north around a curve, passing the shelters at Tacony in northeast Philadelphia, PA.
A "married pair" of GE built Silverliner IV's come to a pause at the station shelters at Tacony along the NEC in Philadelphia, PA The track seen to the left of the train is used for th... (more)
An Amtrak Cities Sprinter framed from within the opening of a SEPTA "shack" on the opposing side.
Amtrak Cities Sprinter captured in the Tacony section of Philadelphia, PA sprinting towards Trenton, NJ on a beautiful Summer day in June.
An Amtrak AEM-7 charges south past the "station" at Tacony, in NE Philadelphia while en route to 30th Street Station and points South.
While waiting for a SEPTA commuter train, I "happened" to catch a northbound Acela fly past on the express track through Tacony, in Northeast Philadelphia. No doubt, passengers on the Acela will ... (more)
The morning commute is in full swing as a paired set of Silverliner V's rounds the bend into Tacony's small station adjacent to I-95 on the NEC - bound for Trenton, NJ.
An SEPTA Silverliner V arrives at a shack which serves as the station stop on the NEC in the Tacony section of Northeast Philadelphia. Once upon a time, this area was much more prominent and affl... (more)
An Acela Express races past shacks which suffice as station stops for SEPTA in the Tacony section of Northeast Philadelphia.
The name "Tacony" was derived from the Indian word "Tawacawonick," m... (more)