Amtrak's "Salutes Our Veterans" motor, ACS-64 642, may wear a unique paint scheme among her peer Cities Sprinters, but she earns her keep like any other motor. She's in charge of Northea... (more)
Canadian Pacific RDC-3 9022 running as VIA train 195 between Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta, makes its 15-minute meal stop at Red Deer on a rainy morning. The sadly low demand for rail passenger se... (more)
The new "Vader" style signals have replaced the old CPLs at the Montgomery Tunnel on the Christiansburg Grade just west of Roanoke. Unfortunately, I was never able to photograph this loc... (more)
BN train 195 exists the west portal as it crests Bozeman Pass on the MRL.
"The Sun Shown Bright and Clear We all Left Washington" except unlike the Johnny Horton song, Amtrak 195 isn't going to lick the rebel boys in grey at the battle of bull run.
I was thrilled to ... (more)
On a late Sunday afternoon, Amtrak Train #195 stops in Ashland to drop off a few passengers and pick up those folks who are headed south to Richmond and points beyond.
Looks like an open door on the engine.
BN 195 train Amarillo to Denver tops Palmer Lake with a tiger strip GP-50 on the point with a GP-50/B30-7A/SD-40-2 lashup. Kodachrome 64. Nikon FM.