Q008 leads the first of fleets of 3 priority eastbounds passed the restored Palmer station. A westbound autorack train waits patiently out of sight under the road bridge for the traffic to clear u... (more)
[DJI P4] Ex-Rail America GP40 3040 sits next two other Geep's in the Palmer yard in late afternoon light.
CSXT had planned on operating an office car special on Tuesday, June 20, with execs aboard from Boston to Chicago, but overnight last night those plans changed. Instead the train would deadhead ba... (more)
CSX Transportation's deadheading office car special train P900-15 is seen eastbound early in the morning at Palmer, Massachusetts, on June 17, with F40PH 9999 and 9998 leading the 11 car train tha... (more)
CSX Transportation train Q264-16 breaks the silence of the night in the railroad town of Palmer, Massachusetts at 0330 hrs on June 17, with ES44AH 797 leading the autorack train eastbound.
The very last Red Unit (Circus Xtreme) Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Train to run is on it's way from Hartford, CT to Providence, RI via CSOR-CSX-PW. The Providence show is the last sh... (more)
The Palmer switcher is shut down for the day sitting at the North end of the yard. In the distance we see Palmer station.
The Mass Central local enters the Palmer Yard Limits, crossing Route 181.
On a chilly January morning, train CSXT Q022 rolls by CP-83 at Palmer, MA with an ex Conrail SD60M in the lead
Q022 passes the Steaming Tender in Palmer, MA
CSX Circus Extra P922 splits the signals at Palmer, MA
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey circus train heads east through Palmer towards Boston for an upcoming show.
Ghost of the B&M: Though I was born too late to experience it in its heyday, the Boston and Maine became my favorite railroad through my visits to family who lived in B&M country and my exp... (more)
A solid set of GEs near Palmer, MA
A new Tier 4 ES44AC leads intermodal train Q022 eastward through Palmer, Massachusetts.