NAFTA lash up at Bridge 60. With NS interchanging with the Delaware Lackawanna in Scranton; this could be the first of many "firsts".
Former BN geeps are large and in charge ahead of more typical AC power and a crude oil train at Locust.
In Need of a Tow: EMD GP38H-3 approaches New Brunswick Station with a Keystone Service set during the evening rush on Friday the 13th. This set had been Train 649, however it became disabl... (more)
Norfolk and Western's "M" Class No. 382 and No. 475, both 4-8-0 Mastodons, bask under the light of a full Moon (and a few well placed floods) for a photo shoot with Lerro Productions at the... (more)
Note MBTA equipment (first two cars); likely on its way to the shop at Bear, Delaware
A true "Wow, I can't believe this happened!".. actually happened on March 11th of 2017, as an Amtrak Cascades F59PHI escaped from Washington State leading Amtrak 8, and was turned and re... (more)
RISING FROM THE DEAD! ...I wish. This oddball factory rebuilt former New York Central 16-10 Slumbercoach was Amtrak's Vermillion Harbor that derailed in 1994 as part of the Lake Shore Limit... (more)
Amtrak’s westbound Southwest Chief departs Lamy, New Mexico, on the afternoon of May 20, 1999. Apparently some power issues further east on the trip has required the assistance of a Burlington Nor... (more)
"MARC Charger Test Train at 30th Street"
Two of MARC's brand new Siemens SC-44 Charger's lead a test train south out of Amtrak's 30th Street Station on their way to back to Washi... (more)
With unseasonably warm Fall temperatures, the flowers outside of Groff's Grove are still making their mind up about whether to batten down for Winter or not, as Canadian National #89, Great Wester... (more)
Amtrak Service to Lansdale, Pennsylvania
Before taking delivery of seven AEM7’s, SEPTA wanted to test one of the electrics on the Reading side of its service, to see if that electr... (more)
SEPTA Mid-Train Helper 2
After making its two station stops at Strafford, Pennsylvania , two SEPTA R5 Limi... (more)
SEPTA Mid-Train Helper
While riding the first of three AEM7-pulled Limited trains that departed Philadelphia for western suburbs along the R5 line, the AEM7 on my train suffered a ... (more)
"Brandt Power Unit at NYP"
One of Amtak's Brandt Power Units sits on Track 11 at New York Pennsylvania Station with 2 loaded ballast hoppers in tow. Amtrak is in the process of r... (more)
What once was the front of a former Southern Pacific Cadillac is now reduced to a lawn ornament for a local tourist outfit. The 4405, as far as I know, was one of the Port of Tillamook Railroad's ... (more)