The covid 19 virus looms but passenger trains keep running for now. The P42's here may be replaced by summer with chargers.
The Silver Star as it has for decades, rolls southward on a warm morning.
The Silver Star rolls past the fern farms of Seville.
The Gods of Chaos threw some toward the Star today, the result was 91 being almost 6 hours late and a CSX leader. This made for an unusual photo op.
Amtrak 91 blasts into Pierson.
Amtrak's Silver Star rushes past the fern farms and rural landscape of western Volusia County.
The Silver Star!
Happy National Train Day!
Amtrak's Silver Star brought an early birthday present today. I believe this is the first visit for this Phase 2 repaint in Florida.
Amtrak 91 lead solo by the Phase 1 motor of the Heritage Fleet.
Hurricane Florence disruptions gave us a truncated Sliver Star with a very rare leader. The last time I caught a Dash 8 leader here on Amtrak was June 6,2008 which is also in the database.
The Silver Star rumbles across the St. Johns River Bridge.
Amtrak 91 speeding through Seville bound for Tampa and Miami.
The Silver Star slides through Seville Florida disturbing the quiet briefly. Of note the Dash 8 2nd motor, which is uncommon but not rare.
Amtrak's Silver Star has changed a bit over the years now without a diner and one less sleeper.