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  1. CSX Garbage

    CSX Garbage

    Had no intention of shooting boring CSX on my Philli trip, but had some time to kill and this pair of GEVO's was parked across the street from the AMTRAK station. Aside from a bit of darkening, this image was just as the camera saw it. No croping, rotating, levelling, contrast work etc.
  2. Generations of passenger power

    Generations of passenger power

    RDG FP7A 903, Amtrak 603, SEPTA 246, Amtrak (PC)860 nicely lined up!
  3. Wrong Way

    Wrong Way

    A SEPTA R-3 train approaches Neshaminy Falls.
  4. Swiftly thru the Night

    Swiftly thru the Night

    An inbound express hurries east, past empty outbound platforms.
  5. Busy Place

    Busy Place

    A Septa R3 train pulls into Woodbourne Station as a CSX crew works the yard. Thsi is on the CSX Trenton Line north of Philly.
  6. Old Stuff

    Old Stuff

    I sat on the CSX Trenton Line at Woodbourne for 35 or 40 minutes today and saw two Septa R-3s and three CSX freights. An old Septa MU and a CSX Geep meet on the Trenton Line.
  7. Busy Corridor

    Busy Corridor

    Amtrak & Septa approach Croyden, PA on the NEC.
  8. Back To Normal

    Back To Normal

    Following the snow storm of 2/12/06, Septa and Amtrak are back to regular schedules on the NEC.
  9. Trenton Line R-3

    Trenton Line R-3

    A Septa R3, West Trenton, NJ to Philly, train stops at Neshaminy Falls Station.
  10. A li'l fall foliage

    A li'l fall foliage

    Septa's R5 Paoli Local makes an inbound stop at Strafford PA. Note the concrete ties and welded rail newly installed on the inbound center track.
  11. Old Meets Older

    Old Meets Older

    Originally built in 1947, a Septa PCC trolley passes below a vintage 1963 Budd Silverliner II. What year is it again?
  12. Back on Track

    Back on Track

    With the Zoo balloon overhead, a Septa PCC-II car makes its turn on College Ave
  13. Welcome Back!

    Welcome Back!

    PCC trolleys made a welcome return to Septa's Route 15 on Sept 4th.
  14. Bucolic Interurban

    Bucolic Interurban

    Septa's Route 101 passes thru Smedley Park on its way to Media
  15. Rare Diamond

    Rare Diamond

    CSX train K295, in a rare Philly appearance, crosses the last train-trolley grade crossing in America at Darby PA. Taken August 11, 2005.
  16. Septa 2270

    Septa 2270

    Septa (ex Kansas City) PCC #2270 awaits its next trip at the Westmoreland Loop
  17. Septa Almond Joys

    Septa Almond Joys

    A set of old cars, at Old Somerset Street Station


    SEPTA Train to Reading at Phoenixville, Pa around the summer of 81
  19. Rare sighting

    Rare sighting

    Septa's MOW trolley prowls the Rt 102 Sharon Hill line.
  20. Sleepy Midvale yard

    Sleepy Midvale yard

    PRR's Midvale yard was once a busy place but now sees little freight traffic. The main continues to serve Septa's R8 Chestnut Hill West line. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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