A early evening Amtrak Keystone, led by No. 642, the Veterans Unit, barrels down the NEC passing Holmesburg Junction Station in the midst of a December snow storm bound for Trenton, NJ and eventu... (more)
A late evening Acela Express roars past Holmesburg Junction in the midst of a December snow storm while en route to Philadelphia's 30th Street Station.
"Holmes" tower is a combination station ... (more)
A southbound (Amtrak westbound) Regional Express rounds a bend just ahead of the station in Torresdale while traveling through Northeast Philadelphia bound for 30th Street Station.
Approaching the upper level of 30th Street Station
A toaster and an old NJT Geep in newer colors meet.
No. 3028 Former Nacionales de México, 4-8-4 Built in 1946 by ALCO (C/N 74383). Stored, leased by NHRR in 1997, has never run on the NHRR, both tender and engine currently connected and stored on d... (more)
Would it happen? A little "preemptive history", possibly predicting the outcome of Sunday's contest between the Philadelphia Eagles v the New England Patriots, is pictured at the SEPTA E... (more)
Back in Service. In late 1988, an up-turn in rail business forced Conrail to pull some GP30 and GP35 units out of storage. One of the re-activated GP30s is shown leading a coal train. ... (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)
The crew of CP/D&H combined trains 555/701 backs into CSX’ East Side Yard in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. While CP M636 4743 is a fan favorite, the crew no doubt is relieved that the lead unit is a... (more)
After stopping for recrew at RG in Philadelphia, eastbound CSX mixed freight train Q404 crosses the Schuylkill River on the Trenton Sub with a nice mix of power.
"SEPTA in the Snow at Gravers"
An inbound SEPTA Regional Rail train departs Gravers Station on the Chestnut Hill East Line under some light snow.
"SEPTA in the Snow at East Falls"
An inbound SEPTA Regional Rail train pulls into East Falls Station under the power lines as some light snow covers the ground.
"SEPTA in the Snow at Highland"
Freshly fallen snow decorates Highland Station as an inbound SEPTA Regional Rail train stops to pick up a friend and I; the only two passengers at... (more)
"Ready to Run at the Airport"
An inbound SEPTA Regional Rail train sits ready to begin it's run at Airport Terminal E/F Station within Philadelphia's International Airport.