An empty SEPTA consist heads east for HAM interlocking where it will cross over to 5 track for the return trip to Philadelphia.
A late-running SEPTA local train to Wilmington arrives at Claymont on the super-elevated curve. On the far track, an inbound SEPTA local to Philadelphia City Center departs after picking up passen... (more)
After working Lansdale, an afternoon local heads north to Doylestown.
A SEPTA train arrives at the Upper Level of 30th Street Station. Next stop is Suburban Station in Center City.
An outbound train from Philadelphia is nearing the end of its journey to Norristown as it passes through Conshohocken.
An inbound SEPTA train from Norristown passes the unused station at Shawmont. The station is the oldest passenger station in the U.S. It was last used in 1996, and plans are afoot to make it a sta... (more)
Coming and going at Bryn Mawr
I am not a big fan of Silverliner IVs, but the scene caught my eye. A Walter Schopp original Kodachrome slide from my collection.
Evening rush hour is starting to ramp up with a ton of trains stopping at 30th Street. In the hour I sat watching trains here I saw close to 30 trains.
A SEPTA 30th Street - Thorndale local makes a brief stop at Overbrook station. Overbrook is home to one of the few operating interlocking towers on Amtrak mainline and a collection of still operat... (more)
Paoli, 1975; a 2-car train of eastbound Silverliner IVs is preparing to leave the old PRR 1953-built station and shelter. Major improvements are underway here today, with the two center tracks al... (more)
A SEPTA Regional Rail Train passes under the former Pennsylvania Railroad Signals in Paoli, Pennsylvania on 12/30/2016 at sunset.
A SEPTA Silverliner IV rolls underneath a set of color position light signals on Amtrak's Northeast Corridor as it brakes for its station stop in Chester, Pa.