What better way to spend a pleasant summer evening in Washington than hotshotting northward on a Talgo to Bellingham? AMTK 452 provides the power.
The rain has let up and the sun peeks through the clouds as a southbound Hiawatha Service train approaches the Sturtevant, Wisconsin, station. Scanned from a slide, taken when I was 16.
As any European train should, this Talgo trainset fits itself nicely into one shot.
Northbound Cascades in Tacoma.
Repainted Amtrak NPCU 90221, along with P42 62, sit in Chicago waiting for assignments. It is hard to believe 90221 was repainted just about a year ago judging by how filthy the paint has gotten.
Amtrak cab control car 90250 leads train 516 across the overpass at the north end of the Tukwila depot.
A "tunnel of trees"...and a tunnel...as seen in this time exposure taken from Amtrak NPCU 90230 on the head end of trian 510, just south of Bellingham.
AMTRK 350 heading toward Jackson yard we get a right side view of the damage
AMTRK 350 limps to Jackson yard at walking speed after a grade crossing accident west of Jackson today
Amtrak NPCU #90222, and P42s 35, 37, and 170 sit in Chicago as the spectacular Chicago skyline looks over them.
It's sad how the AMTK's fleet of F40's has been reduced to this.
A cab unit sporting the Amtrak Cascades logo passes the NBCS Ostrander
Downeaster 681 and a commuter leave North Station simultaneously