Amtrak screaming eastbound towards Creston, IA, trying to make up lost time running 3 hours behind schedule.
Eastbound Capitol Limited, running wrong main, passes MOW equipment-MT8702-Mark IV Tamper. East Portal of the Harpers Ferry Tunnel. --
Railroad: AmtrakLocomotive: GE P42DCLocation: Sandy Hook, Maryland, USALocomotive #: AMTK 180Train ID: CSX P030Photo Date: August 01, 2006
Stretching in front of the river front, a UP train waits to let Amtrak pass into the sunrise.
Slightly over powered? I can't explain it, units are backing into CUS, I was there another 2 hrs, they never came out, wierd w/ all the switchers there.
Amtrak #5 with the AMTK #180 rounding a curve westbound through Alta, CA on a sunny Saturday afternoon..
The 180 sits inside the shop awaiting service on this cold winter day.
SW Chief locos 180, 129, and 42 being prepped for their journey to Chicago.