Amtrak's Pennsylvanian, travelling between Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and New York, New York, covers the same route as the old Pennsylvania Railroad's trains Duquesne (pronounced &quo... (more)
Amtrak's Phase III heritage unit leads the eastbound Pennsylvanian as it accelerates out of its station stop in Greensbrug, Pennsylvania, passing under the PRR position light signal bridge at mile... (more)
It is 7:09 am and the sun is just about to peek over the eastern horizon as Amtrak train 42, the eastbound Pennsylvanian begins boarding its passengers on September 22, 2019. At 7:30 sharp... (more)
Amtrak's eastbound Pennsylvanian rounds the bend and passes under the PRR position light signal bridge at the UN control point. The train was held in Cresson for signal crews to complete work, and... (more)
Double-header steam excursion with PRR 7002 & PRR 1223 from Strasburg to Harrisburg uses the wye at Rockville to turn the train for its return trip. This puts the train on Rockville Bridge, waitin... (more)
Amtrak's eastbound Pennsylvanian has just crossed over and is slowing to make its station stop in Altoona, Pennsylvania, passing by the closed Alto Interlocking Tower on a Sunday morning.
Amtrak's Phase III heritage unit is on the point of the eastbound Pennsylvanian as it throttles back up to track speed after making an on time station stop in Greensburg. The train is passing unde... (more)
Amtrak's eastbound Pennsylvanian makes its morning run across the Pittsburgh Line, passing under the PRR position light signals at milepost 307 in Derry, Pennsylvania. The next day, these classic ... (more)
In what could pass for the PRR's Broadway Limited making a station stop circa 1949, except for E-Town's 2009-built high-level platforms in view. Today's Amtrak's Pennsylvanian had three PRR cars ... (more)
The iconic Pennsylvania Railroad color position light signals have stood on the Pittsburg Line since the days of steam and have seen four railroads. Sadly, they are all being replaced in favor of ... (more)
Amtrak 92 leads the daily eastbound Pennsylvanian through the MP 328 signals in Wegley, PA
The Eastbound "Pennsylvanian" passes under the PRR signals at Summerhill. These signals will become a thing of the past once PTC is implemented.
Who Need a Delorean? Stepping onto the former Pennsylvania Railroad sleep/lounge "Colonial Crafts" is like stepping back in time to an era of train travel gone by. The rear vestibule is ... (more)
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)