Today's Amtrak 317, The Hoosier State, consists of a Turboliner which is seen crossing the South Shore and N&W as it works its way along the former Pennsylvania Railroad's SC&S. Tom Golden photo.
As a former Penn Central switcher moves a single Amtrak coach toward Union Station, one of Amtrak's Turboliners departs south on an overcast summer day. Tom Golden photo.
Train 353, the St. Clair
Heading west on the Chicago Line under the EJ&E Railway at Pine Junction in 1979.
"Empire State Express"
The French built Turbotrain is seen here passing Nero tower on the former New York Central line.
The tower operator is at trackside with the train orders. The Turboliner is still on the Michigan line but will soon enter the former New York Central main as it proceeds west to Chicago.
A Turboliner is seen crossing the Chicago River at South Branch Bridge. Tom Golden photo.
Tom Golden photo.
The colours of these signals at Crugers, NY are nicely matched with the surrounding fall foliage, as Amtrak's "Electric City Express" from Albany heads south to New York's Grand Central Terminal.
Amtrak's Turboliner 155 approaching Peekskill along the Hudson River, with an Empire State service from Albany to New York's Grand Central Terminal.
Amtrak Turboliner in Montreal.