After rush hour and the vestiges of the westbound passenger fleet – Nos. 31 and 49, "The Spirit of St. Louis" and "The Broadway Limited" - had departed, freight activity on the... (more)
A trio of Penn Central MP54 class heavyweight MUs that have exchanged their PRR tuscan red for PC green hum through Metuchen, NJ, while running as a New York-New Brunswick (Jersey Avenue) local on... (more)
A pair of Penn Central E44 class electrics march south through Iselin, NJ, back when the Northeast Corridor saw heavy freight activity. Delivered between 1960 and 1963, the Pennsylvania Railroad's... (more)
A pair of Penn Central's ex-New Haven/Virginian E-33 class electrics head up a southbound freight at Elizabeth, NJ. Counting Conrail and their brief days under Norfolk & Western, these GE electri... (more)
The pair of owl-eyed MP54 MUs that comprised the Princeton shuttle lays over between trips at Penn Centrak's Princeton Junction station. This short New Jersey branch was one of the last regular as... (more)
SEPTA Mid-Train Helper 2
After making its two station stops at Strafford, Pennsylvania , two SEPTA R5 Limi... (more)
SEPTA Mid-Train Helper
While riding the first of three AEM7-pulled Limited trains that departed Philadelphia for western suburbs along the R5 line, the AEM7 on my train suffered a ... (more)
For a few years in the 1990’s I worked in downtown Philadelphia, and commuted from the western suburbs on the former PRR main line. There were three trains that left downtown at the end of the wor... (more)
A westbound late-afternoon SEPTA train approaches its station stop at Strafford, Pennsylvania. With its Victorian gingerbread architecture, the former PRR station at Strafford is one of the Pennsy... (more)
NJDOT 4876 is seen on a Bay Head bound train at North Elizabeth, NJ in 1977. The GG-1 will come off the train at South Amboy for E units as the wires were not extended to Bay Head until the 1980's... (more)
An AEM-7 led SEPTA commuter train rounds the elevated curve in Claymont, DE on the NEC as it prepares for a station stop.
A northbound Acela Express crosses the Susquehanna River bridge on a gorgeous late February morning.
NJ Transit 4664 pushing, leaves Rahway Station, on Amtrak's Northeast Corridor.
Remember the "lava lamp" paint scheme on Amfleet?