"When old meets new!" Amtrak 651 flies past the N&W 611 at Leaman Picnic Grounds as railfans collect their shots of the "Spirit of Roanoke."
I See The Light: Northeast Regional Train 161 approaches the shadows and Metuchen Station on Saturday, September 28, 2019. Note the presence of Geometry Car #10002, "Corridor Clipper... (more)
The Silver Meteor! Funny thing is 651 has haunted me on visits to the NEC. First 651 HHP kept showing up on my trips then now the new 651 on an ACS64!
The southbound "Crescent" hurtles by MARC 634 stopped at the BWI station
A southbound Amtrak Regional Express races past a Bristol Township row of homes in Pennsylvania on an elevated fill.
This part of the line, like many built by the once mighty PRR, was elevated ... (more)
The hippo and the toaster.
A typical Tuesday in Wilmington: Amtrak Northeast Regional train 186(10) rolls in on track two for station work, while SEPTA train 9242 awaits to follow from track one with a consist of Silverline... (more)
Amtrak Train 163 is westbound through Waterford.
1 Diesel, 3 Electrics. A P42 heads past a sample of three types of Amtrak electric locomotives; the venerable AEM-7, HHP-8, and ACS-64.
One of each. For a brief time, the NEC once again saw three types of Amtrak electric locomotives operating; the venerable AEM-7, HHP-8, and ACS-64, all seen here in order of newest to olde... (more)
Amtrak HHP-8 #651, one of only 15 on the roster, was still in active service in 2014 and is captured here in February leading a southbound train out of Philadelphia. Amtrak retired its last HHP-8... (more)
An Amtrak Regional train creates a trail of fine mist in it's wake as a Winter's day snow storm tapers off. Captured here storming through Elizabeth station led by HHP-8 #651.
An Amtrak "Hippo" leads a Regional Express out of Trenton, NJ and over the PRR built Delaware River Bridge into Morrisville, PA. The next stop is Philadelphia, and hopefully at one poin... (more)