A former Boston & Maine 250 ton crane sits idle on the siding in Hemstreet Park. The wreck train was brought out in the wake of a derailment that occurred on February 7, 2013, on the Rotterdam Bra... (more)
The hot intermodal and the wreck train make an odd couple as they sit snow covered the morning after the big blizzard that clobbered New England. They would not move the rest of the day as crew... (more)
The crew of RJED prepares to reverse their train into the siding alongside Route 67 after departing out of Rotterdam Junction with a tiny weekend freight.
A set of SD70ACe's roll Mohawk Yard to Ayer, MA racks and intermodal up the hill out of the Hudson Valley with little effort. I believe this is the first time the SD70ACe units have run on PAS. Tr... (more)
With BNSF power leading, a loaded grain train (bound for Ayer, MA) passes a parked loaded coal train (bound for Bow, NH) at Hemstreet Park in Schaghticoke, NY.
ST Train MOAY (right) passes a parked ST Train MOED (left) as it heads through CPF464 at Hemstreet Park in Schaghticoke, NY.
A rare Sunday to be sure! Two daylight eastbounds on the scenic west end in sun! This former Trona led RJED storms up the grade on the heels of an earlier morning MOED on a cold afternoon.
Recently, this crew has been making steady afternoon pickups and returning east just before the sun begins to drop like a stone. Sometimes they park it at "Ferry Street" and sometimes they keep... (more)
A warm front approaches the region as things are on 'hold' at CPF464 on District Four once again.
A heavy pipe train creeps up to CPF464 with a matched set of GP40-2Ls; 517-514-507. This is one of many unit pipe trains forwarded to northern New England for a huge natural gas pipe line proje... (more)
A heavy 92 car Pam Am Railways MOED runs around a crewless loaded coal train as it charges upgrade with the elusive, last surviving SD45 in the roster at Ferry Street on a gray Saturday out of ... (more)
Eastbound B&M freight climbs out of Hudson Valley