The Future of Amtrak
Amtrak 1058, the City of New Orleans with a slightly altered schedule pulls out of Union Station to wye at Canal St. Leading is a duo of Siemens ALC-42 long-distance d... (more)
"Lean Into It"
A westbound SEPTA local rolls into Narberth with a set of Silverliner IV EMUs, all of which were built in 1976. Surprisingly, despite the fact that these trains are almost 5... (more)
One of Enola's many yard jobs, HO02 brings some cars down from the Buffalo Line with two SD40s.
Who Pulled the Fire Alarm?
NS H63, the Enola Yard Switcher pulls out a cut of cars with NS 911, the First Responders SD60E. This unit, along with another SD60E has been held captive in Eno... (more)
"Respect Your Elders"
In the middle of the woods rests a well-worn Bay Colony GP8. Originally built in 1953, Bay Colony 1701 remains stored here in Medfield, MA, where it runs on... (more)
Amtrak 165 cruises through Readville with 642, the veterans unit leading in some nice light.
No idea if this is part of a real locomotive or just a replica, but here's the cab of a Conrail GP40-2 sitting on display at the Railroaders Memorial Museum in Altoona, PA.
Midday at Readville
MBTA's Readville layover yard midday with freshly-rebuilt GP40MC #1137.
Westbound Acela 2169 meets eastbound 2154 at Readville.
They call it rapid transit for a reason. Things can get pretty busy here on the Green Line, even in the middle of the day. Here at Woodland, we see brand new CAF Type 9 cars ... (more)
Cruising the Cliffs
Coaster 679 sneaks up the Del Mar cliffs on a breezy Saturday afternoon with a relatively-new Siemens Charger leading.
Two light F40s cross the BU Bridge to pick up a string of ballast hoppers on the Grand Junction Branch. 1030 is one of the few remaining F40s yet to be rebuilt on MBTA's fle... (more)
One of Boston's many railroad oddities - AARX 101218, a remote-controlled ALCO 125 Ton switcher sits dormant at Ciment Québec, a local industry in Everett's Coke Wo... (more)
Is This The End?
A line of retired NJ Transit ALP-44s sits in Port Morris awaiting an uncertain future. Over the years, these locomotives have fallen further into disrepair, being broken i... (more)
"Is That a Dash 8?"
A Union Pacific autorack train rolling east through the small city of Maricopa, AZ with a low-ditchlight AC44 in the lead. Looming in the background are the Seven Mile ... (more)