Amtrak 89 pulls out into the sun on Ashland Train Day.
A now very late P089 slow rolls into North Collier and has stopped to write down an EC-1 that will give them a directive to pass the the reason why they are late, at restricted speed. Q401 got a k... (more)
A fair number of passengers are waiting as southbound Amtrak P089, the "Palmetto," passes through the station at Ashland, VA. These patrons won't be catching P089, as it is not a stop for this tr... (more)
The Southbound Palmetto went into emegency after the conductor reported smelling smoke. I found out later that the unit overheated, which is not surprising as it was 100 dergee's earlier in the da... (more)