With the Jefferson Memorial and the Tidal Pool in the foreground, Amtrak 140 heads across the Potomac River and into Virginia. Seen from the Washington Monument.
Hospital train limping eastbound, Amtrak 140/141 and the remains of its train rest at Congress Park on the BNSF due to the crew timing out. This is the train that derailed at Creston, IA. as #5 o... (more)
The Cap glides out of Cumberland, heading east. It has just crossed over to the east bound main, having made a station stop at Cumberland on the more passenger friendly west bound main. CSX 4567 w... (more)
I think they had to replace a traction motor.
The outbound Texas Eagle has two engines today, 140 and 187. The train is slowing for its stop at Joliet Union Station.
Outbound Amtrak to the west coast.
Westbound Sunset Limited just west of Alpine, TX.
Amtrak's nb Carolinian passes P41's locomotive tied down on the siding, while the construction on the new NC Research Campus progresses in the background
On Independence Day 2007, Amtrak #8, the eastbound Empire Builder, makes a late stop at Staples while a coal train bound for Superior waits for the Amtrak to get underway so they can cross over to... (more)
The westbound California Zephyr waits on the Clay Siding (above) for a train ahead to clear the Plain Siding about 3 miles further upslope. Below, a loaded coal train with 6 midtrain he... (more)
Amtrak Heartland Flyer passing through Arbuckle Canyon along Washita River--Canon Powershot G-2
Amtrak #7 crosses the Black River and heads for the Mississippi River Bridge. (Canon EOS20D, 16-35mm f/2.8L IS USM)