"Mud missile meets banana pudding" Amtrak #19, the Crescent, passes NS 27W-07 which is handling 3 days worth of Toyota's from Blue Springs, MS off the BNSF at Birmingham to West Lake (... (more)
Amtrak Pennsylvanian arrives at Altoona.
Amtrak 91 with engineer Kyle Myers gives a friendly wave as the train crosses the St. Lucie Canal swing bridge on a beautiful Florida evening.
Amtrak's Pennsylvania passes the Alto tower just a few minutes late on a warm fall morning.
P42s get worked up at Race Street Yard at night. A couple of these units are assigned to Philadelphia to handle the Pennsylvanian, which has a power swap in Philadelphia (from an electric to dies... (more)
A view of Amtrak's "Palmetto," as seen from a vintage Budd dome, just north of Rocky Mount. The occasion was the "Fire-Up-611" committee's fund-raiser trip from Savannah to DC,... (more)
Amtrak's Pennsylvanian rounds the Horseshoe Curve.
Past two mileposts. The 2017 Capital Region Toys For Tots Train is nearly at its final stop at Rouses Point with AMTK 88 on the rear so that the power does not have to run around the train ... (more)
The northbound "Silver Meteor" crosses Powells Creek in Virginia's Leesylvania State Park in warm morning light not long after dawn.
As Amtrak Train 42 makes its way around Horseshoe Curve in Altoona, PA on 6/25/2017, the former New York Central observation car "Babbling Brook" brings up the markers.
Steel City BoundThe annual fire department fund-raising carnival is getting set up in the borough of Lilly, Pennsylvania, on June 26, 2017. The carnival's trucks were still arrivin... (more)
"The Pennsylvanian" heads up the West Slope of the Allegheny Mountains at Lilly, PA.
The eastbound Pennsylvanian zips through New Florence as it heads to the next station in Johnstown. The previous days rain has puddled allowing for a nice reflection.