Category: Philadelphia

19931111 01 Amtrak Congressional Philadelphia…

19931111 01 Amtrak Congressional Philadelphia, PA

19931111 01 Amtrak Congressional Philadelphia, PA by David Wilson

Amtrak’s Boston to Washington DC &ldqu…

Amtrak’s Boston to Washington DC “Patriot” derailed at 2:40 PM while traveling 70 mph 10 minutes after leaving 30th Street station in the southwest Philadelphia neighborhood of Gray’s Ferry. Six of the nine cars derailed, with 3 turned on their sides. The AP report says that one woman suffered a broken leg and that a man was briefly trapped in one of the cars.

June 08, 1984

5 of Amtrak E60CHs by Marty Bernard Via Fli…

5 of Amtrak E60CHs

5 of Amtrak E60CHs by Marty Bernard

Via Flickr:

AMTK 960 with Train 175, the Embassy, at 30th Street Station, Philadelphia, PA on January 28, 1977

Penn Central GG1 4854 stands at the Trenton …

Penn Central GG1 4854 stands at the Trenton station with Amtrak’s westbound Bay State.

January 09, 1973

1952 ClockerNew York City to PhiladelphiaPRRTh…

1952 Clocker
New York City to Philadelphia
PRR

The consist includes a GG1, a hw baggage car, a hw 28-seat – 1 DR parlor car, a hw diner, and six hw coaches.

The gifs used were made by Ken and myself. They can be found at the link below. My gifs have my name in the description.
http://kenstransitgifs.com/gifindex.html

Two big GG1s roll a southbound 13-car &ldquo…

Two big GG1s roll a southbound 13-car “clocker” into Princeton Junction, NJ for a station stop.

April 25, 1971

Six days before Amtrak, southbound PC Metrol…

Six days before Amtrak, southbound PC Metroliner 109 overtakes a GG1-led Clocker in a reverse curve just north of Monmouth Jct, NJ.

April 25, 1971

19700308 06 PC Metroliner, 30th St., Philadel…

19700308 06 PC Metroliner, 30th St., Philadelphia

19700308 06 PC Metroliner, 30th St., Philadelphia by David Wilson

PC wreck phila clocker sept 69 by John W. Bar…

P-C wreck phila clocker sept 69

PC wreck phila clocker sept 69 by John W. Barriger III National Railroad Library

Clocker to NYCPhiladelphia, PA 7/3/1969

Clocker to NYC
Philadelphia, PA

7/3/1969