Siemens ALC-42 50th anniversary locomotive leads the consist on Amtrak No. 6, the California Zephyr. Also included are AMTK 309, 313, and 314. Only 301 and 309 were on-line. The other two locos we... (more)
New Siemens ALC-42 50th anniversary locomotive trails the consist on Amtrak No. 6, the California Zephyr. For more information on this unique paint scheme, see Railpictures photo ID 562182. Eviden... (more)
Back in 1976, urban sprawl had yet to envelope Fairfax Station, VA. It was still a largely rural area populated with dense forest and scenic farms. One would not recognize the location today, no... (more)
The Argonaut has just left the station at San Antonio and is headed for Houston. Its power is a GS-1 built by Baldwin in 1930. It has 73 inch drivers and is capable of delivering 75,910 lbs. of ... (more)
No. 6 is just arriving Hawk Yard at the north switch with a classic Northern Ontario consist of 2 GP7's and a train load of pulpwood, lumber and chips. The 157 was rebuilt by the Canadian National... (more)
Shortly after GB&W Train No. 6 arrived from Green Bay, it got busy working Ann Arbor car ferry "MV Viking" in the slip at Kewaunee, WI on June 17, 1981. Note how much the ship is listing starboar... (more)
SP 6446 departs 16th Street Station with Amtrak's eastbound San Francisco Zephyr.