Local freight with no traffic heads to Worcester on one of the tightest curves and steepest grades on the East end of the B&A. So far today it's been heavy switching, notice the breather pipe on t... (more)
The Mail train heading toward Boston. In several years NYC will become PC and all mail service will be taken off the trains. At the time of this shot it was hard to comprehend future vintage. To ... (more)
Believe or not these vehicles are brand new in this shot. It is 1974, and the automobile has become king of machines in America. Even Plymouths still sell at a profit and the General Motors plant ... (more)
Complete local freight is laid out before us. Engine to caboose just fit in fine. Though it is February most of the snow is gone as we were experiencing a mild winter the year I took this shot. I ... (more)
By this time all of the paper work was complete and soon Conrail would be knoking at the door of the Penn Central.
CSX train L437, with one autorack from Framingham, heads westbound through the valley across from Tuft's Vet School.