An unusual on time departure for #2 this morning, about to go underneath the University of Houston on the passenger main of the SP.
Train ran from Houston to Galveston/return. Ex L&NW F7As.
Train ran from Houston to Galveston/return. Ex L&NW F7As
So-called "cabbage car," complete with side garage door for loading baggage where the prime mover used to be, used in Wolverine Service to provide controls (and better protection for the engineer)... (more)
A group of Boy Scouts gets ready to board the Southwest Chief on their way to Philmont Scout Ranch in Northeast New Mexico.
The oldest and the newest: The most recent UP ES44AC (built June 2008, it is the last unit in the series) sits in front of the La Grande Depot, which displays the Overland Route symbol, a symbol a... (more)
506 and three Superliners sit at the station shortly after passengers deboarded. This cold and blustery winter night sent them quickly scrurrying to their cars, leaving the station looking like a... (more)
The NS OCS has caught the attention of many photographers for a night photography session at the Pittsburgh Amtrak station. Included (from left to right) are Wade H. Massie, Ron Cady, John Ryan, a... (more)
Q627 slowly pulls in on track 3, waiting for permission to enter Frontier Yard.
L110 heads East at sunset.
In a scene which could easily have been taken over ten years prior, a pair of GTW GP9Rs lead a westbound autorack train past the East Lansing Amtrak depot, enroute to Chicago.
The Carolinian takes on passengers at Track 1 while NS 9901 leads a mixed freight past the lower platform.