After whizzing by AMTK 64, AMT 63 kicks up its own storm in the snow squall. The bridge abutment of the old West Shore railroad can be seen to the right.
Twenty minutes before the President-elect Barack Obama's train came into view, the lead protect train crossed the Susquehanna River. This train consisted of Amtrak P42s 54 and 100, Security Comman... (more)
The advance train for the Inaugural Express passes through Norwood.
A morning ritual - passengers line up to board Amtrak train 380 at Quincy. This is the eastbound morning Illinois Zephyr for Chicago seen here from the fireman's side window of P42DC 54. To view... (more)
Running several hours off the advertised, Amtrak's westbound Southwest Chief starts down Cajon Pass at Summit with a rare November snowfall blanketing the surrounding landscape.
The DPU on BNSF train U-SEMBIR just clears as Amtrak's Chicago-bound Illinois Zephyr bypasses the yard.
Amtrak 63 "The Maple Leaf" kicks up a cloud of snow as it screams past a signal box at Trabold Road.
20th Century Club "Galena Limited" Amtrak excursion train from Chicago to Galena backs up the CN from Portage to Galena past the last wig-wag and over the Galena River.
20th Century Club "Galena Limited" Amtrak excursion train from Chicago to Galena unloads passengers. After the unloading is complete, they will back around the corner and into Grant siding so M33... (more)
The Galena Limited, a special train sponsored by the 20th Century Railroad Club, is already 2 hours late when it passes this eastbound at Downers.
The "Texas Eagle" sits at the depot after a southbound run from Chicago.
Amtrak's Capitol Limited, over 6 hours late, leaves the ex-B&O main and enters the fomer P&LE.
Empire Builder heads eastbound -- look at the door on the last Superliner!