Party like it’s 1976! Phase III had just been introduced to Amtrak’s fleet and Phase II was very much still in evidence. But in truth this was on the night of Sunday, February 3, 2019 at Washingto... (more)
"The Early Bird, Gets the Late Bird"- Running around 5 hours late due to Lift Bridge issues near Chicago, the Eastbound Cardinal makes a daylight run through S.W. Ohio and all of Kentuck... (more)
Eastbound "Cardinal" heading for Culpeper and points north and east.
AMTK 50 makes its first Daylight appearance of 2018 in Covington running about 8 hours and 45 minutes late. Tucking under the endangered B&O CPL on the former C&O Cincinnati to Russell mainline. ... (more)
The light is going fast, as the eastbound "Cardinal" rolls by over two hours late.
Eastbound "Cardinal" behind the Phase 3 heritage unit.
The eastbound "Cardinal" heading for its Manassas stop
Amtrak's eastbound "Cardinal" heading for a meet with NS 35Q at Calverton.
Amtrak's tri weekly Cardinal headed thru Dolton, on its way to Indianapolis, Cincinnati, Washington DC, New York and all intermediate stops.
Eastbound "Cardinal" heading for its stop at Culpeper near sunset
The eastbound "Cardinal" arriving Manassas at sunset
Amtrak's "Cardinal" deadheading a new ACS-64 "Sprinter" electric east on delivery
Amtrak 50 rolling to a stop at a very photogenic Prince Depot.
Thank goodness the "Cardinal" was two hours late today!
It's a cold day at Brooks, WV as Amtrak 50, the eastbound Cardinal, comes sailing through with nine cars and a single F40 for the climb up to Alleghany and beyond across North Mountain and the Blu... (more)