Amtrak's "Silver Meteor," train 97, pulls out of Philadelphia's 30th Street Station with an on-time departure.
Amtrak's "Silver Meteor" rolls south on track two through the industry of Eddystone. The historic Baldwin Locomotive Works were near where the Liberty Electric Generating natural gas plant is in t... (more)
The “Silver Meteor” races southward into the neck of the Funnel as a semi-retired ex-military firetruck catches some rays of winter sun.
Southbound Silver Meteor
As the sun sets, Amtrak 97, the silver meteor, megres on to CSX's RF&P subdivision at L'Enfant Plaza.
Lon Venters Jr. is in charge of 97 as she rounds the curve. In the back ground is a coal drag in the siding that will head straight into the Shelby yard a few miles away. We see the C&O was repai... (more)
Amtrak 97 "Silver Meteor" highballs over the Shingle Creek Trestle south of Kissimmee, FL.
C&O engineer Lon Venters is at the controls of No. 97 as it rumbles through Pikeville in the early morning on this overcast day. On the right is Circle C Coal Company's Sowards tipple.
Alco 2-8-0 97 crosses Chester Creek with the Essex Steam Train coaches in tow.
SB #97 "Siver Meteor" arriving to the station 4hr 15min late.