Once upon a National Train Day. May 10, 2014, Juniata Terminal E8A 5809 (ex-Conrail 4020, exx-Amtrak 315 [and others], nee-PRR 5809), was on display at Philadelphia 30th Street Station in Philadel... (more)
One big appearance before retirement? The Capital Region Toys For Tots Train was an unqualified success, giving out thousands of gifts and clothing items along the way. But a moment on the return ... (more)
Shoot it how you want to! Conventional photography wisdom would dictate shooting the lead units, but on the Capital Region Toys For Tots Train on Saturday, December 1, 2018, the trailing units wer... (more)
The excursion at the American Association of Rail Superintendents (AARS) was a day-long trip across New Jersey. After discharging its passengers at Newark Penn Station at the end of the special,... (more)
Bennett Levin's beautifully restored pair of Pennsylvania E8's crosses over South River leading Conrail OCS-100 into Browns Yard.
After most of a day's worth of rainy, cloudy chasing, Bennett Levin's restored PRR E8's lead the Pacific Express into Cambridge Springs, PA. The train, which spent its day traveling the former Er... (more)
"Holding at Lee's" Due to a derailment on the CVRR near Carlisle, a PRR extra pauses at Lee's Crossroads, PA after merging off the PRR main at Shippensburg to head east to Har... (more)
After being held just South of this location to allow a hi-rail truck to clear, NS 043 is rolling again, seen passing a small farm house along Creek Rd in Brandtville, PA.
After a quick stop in Harrisburg for a crew change, the Juniata Terminal special is back underway for Philadelphia, seen here from a closed overpass in downtown Hummelstown, PA.
"On the Old CVRR" The southern end of the NS Lurgan Branch is actually the old Cumberland Valley Railroad that went from Harrisburg, PA to Winchester, VA. The CVRR was later acquired b... (more)
"Farming E's" Passing the quiet hamlet of Lee's Croassroads
Riding on the edge of sunlight, restored PRR E8's return from the Streamliners event in Spencer, NC before storms break out across the area.
Golden Slumbers Returning from the Streamliner event in Spencer, NC are the Juniata Terminal restored PRR E8's and train pictured at sunset after crossing the Potomac River. The train w... (more)
Shortly after departing NS's Vardo Yard in Hagerstown, MD, JTCS 5809 and 5711 are slowing to a stop to meet a Southbound freight. Since 5711 had it's ditchlights removed for photos in Spencer, the... (more)