A rare perspective of Amtrak's K Tower in the Washington Terminal. Even between the commuter train lulls the tower bustles with activity from Amtrak, Marc and VRE traffic.
Having spent a caree... (more)
One of only two SW 1500 on the Amtrak roster, this former CSX unit sits in the Amtrak Ivy City maintenance complex. Taken with the permission and escort of the professionals at Ivy City.
As the sun begins to set, a father and son watch a CSX work train hustle by from the historic Point of Rocks station.
VRE commuter train repositions in the Washington Terminal in between the morning and afternoon rush under the watchful eye of K Tower to the left.
A string of 4 AEM-7s sit under the pantograph at the Amtrak maintenance facility in Ivy City.
A well worn veteran of the NorthEast corridor gets some attention at the Amtrak Ivy city maintenance facility.
The Capitol Limited westbound passing Brunswick with the Amtrak 42 Veteran's unit. The logo features silhouettes of service members and ribbons and reads "America's Railroad Salutes Our Veterans."... (more)
A couple of folks kayaking and tubing on the river get a close up look at the Penn Central (NS 1073) and Illinois Terminal (NS 1072) lead an oil train eastbound into Harrisburg.
The CSX Salad Shooter on a reroute passes through historic Harpers Ferry, WV due to a derailment on the Mohawk Sub in NY State. The third unit is a former Southern Pacific unit now UP 6222.
The Amtrak Pennsylvanian speeds west as the Penn Central heritage unit leading an oil train pauses at Cove to allow for congestion in the Harrisburg terminal to ease.
NS manifest 16N with the original NS heritage unit cross the Lehigh River bridge at CP Allen.
NS 18N With the NS 8104 Lehigh Valley heritage unit passes under the PRR signals at CP Cannon approaching Harrisburg on its journey to New Jersey.
Plenty of history in this photo that includes a string of SD40-2 high hoods (3295,3214, 3319, 3318, 3212) awaiting their turn in the shop, the frame of a GP50 (7064) and a PC and Southern gon.
The Nickle Plate Road steam engine accompanied by NS heritage units Pennsylvanian and Conrail head towards Altoona on a public excursion.
The empty Rock Runner passes two Frederick County area Fire Departments staging for a river rescue on the Potomac River.