A fisher of sun breaks through the dark sky over Battle Creek. Amtrak train 350 gets a crew change at the Amtrak Platform currently under renovation. The OCEAN VIEW Dome Lounge number 10031 has ... (more)
Chasing close behind NS B34, AMTK 350 carries a Dome Car in the consist today.
Amtrak train 365 runs the former Michigan Central Line. In the background can be seen the old Michigan Central Coaling tower in Augusta Michigan.
Amtrak's southbound Downeaster train 686 is seen crossing the Merrimack River in Haverhill, MA with the 'Cabbage' control unit 90220 on Monday, October 10. Many more photos at http://steelwheelsph... (more)
Amtrak's northbound Central Coast Surfliner has 5 cars on the Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend, bound for San Luis Obispo. The train has P32BWH 510 on one end and former F40PH NPCU 90208 bringin... (more)
A spot of afternoon sun, some dramatic clouds and a gust of wind turning up the leaves makes the Cascade's passing much more interesting. Mt Rainier is the backdrop for this shot on the few days ... (more)
With the Christmas wreath adorning the front of the engine, Downeaster 682 glides through Ballardvale and the snow on its way south towards Boston.
An inbound train from Michigan shows just how much additional snow falls on the east side of Lake Michigan.
Over The River. Crossing the Merrimack on the same bridge that felt the weight of Boston & Maine steam locomotives, 694 accelerates away from the Haverhill stop, with one more in th... (more)
Amtrak #302 goes "Old School": Amtrak #302 rolls past Ridgely Tower behind converted "Cabbage Car" F40PH 90222 still in its old 80's era tri-stripe paint. As I framed this shot, I almost f... (more)
Amtrak Downeaster 682 barrels around the sweeping curve at Ballardvale with cabbage 90213 leading the way. 682 is about a half hour from reaching its destination of Boston's North Station.
No Longer Worth Stopping. While Lawrence was once a large industrial center, its glory days are long gone and today the city no longer even merits an Amtrak stop, evidenced by Bosto... (more)
Amtrak NPCU 90200 hits the Illinois & Midland diamond at Ridgely heading up an eight car Lincoln Service train bound for Chicago. Although the shuttered tower still makes for a nice photo prop, i... (more)
A line former F40PH and AMD-102's are inspected by a mechanic under blue flag protection. Notice the mismatched number boards on 90413!