In the late evening golden hour, crews exchange waves as the NS 955 deadhead move out of Mohawk Yard holds on the siding for a northbound 16R bound for Mechanicville and East Deerfield.
NS 955 waits for 16R to pass on the siding in Esperance.
NS 955 continues south with a full A-B-B-A set, with a nice mix of exhaust and dust lingering in the air, after holding for 16R.
NS 16R passes NS 955 on the siding.
The James E Strates Carnival train heads SB on CP'S D&H lead by two ex Conrail SD80MAC's, NS 7218 and 7224. The train is running as an NS train on the D&H under NS symbol 047. The train is in rout... (more)
One of the better looking reactivated CP SD90MAC's rolls the NS Enola to Montreal mixed freight NB on the old D&H. The 43 car trackage rights train is just about to cross Youngs Road 17 miles sout... (more)
The Wabash heritage, NS 1070, trails on the SB NS mixed freight headed from Montreal to Enola, PA. With a light coat of weathering applied and jammed between 2 standard NS units, the Wabash looks ... (more)
CP 253 takes the siding at CPF 503 with an SD9043MAC in the lead and a SOO SD60 trailing.
On October 3rd the NS OCS made a run up the old D&H from Binghamton, NY to Mechanicville, NY. Running under NS symbol 952-02 and CP symbol 2nd 938, the train rolls along just south of Delanson bet... (more)
The "thoroughbred of the rails" rolls north on the former Delaware & Hudson railroad with all four show ponies in charge of 13 passenger cars. The train will head up to the intermodal yard in Mech... (more)
CP's "heritage" unit D&H 7312 rolls SB down the controlled siding between CPF-499 and CPF-503 with 9 flatcars of track equipment moving from Colonie, NY to Binghamton, NY.
Another set of racks-n-stacks roll north pass the classic D&H signal which still stands watch over CPF 503 under a dramtic sky.
An early running 252 kicks up some fresh powder from the previous nights dusting making for a Christmas Card like scene.
After making there pick up at Delanson from SMS, southbound #939 is seen rounding the bend at one of my favorite spots along CP’s Ex D&H.
Rare Miles…Once a common sight along Canadian Pacific’s Ex D&H Albany and Susquehanna Division, SD40’s have proved harder to come by in what has become a GE dominated world. Sunday, September 13th... (more)