Pan Am F's haul 3 stack cars EB towards Ayer, MA after originating at the NS Mechanicville intermodal terminal.
Sister #2 gets a chance to lead, and is pulling a modest cut of intermodal to Ayer along the Hoosic River.
F-UNIT FAST FREIGHT! In a scene likely not to repeated anytime soon on the west end, PAR FP9s PAR-2 & PAR-1 deadhead back to New England with a couple 'hot' containers for Ayer on a cold, clo... (more)
F-UNITS HAULING REVENUE FREIGHT IN 2013!: F-units were common power for freight trains on the Boston and Maine Railroad......in the 1950s! Today, a sight which hasn't been seen sinc... (more)
Following Saturday's passenger extra from Boston, MA to Mechanicville, NY, the Pan Am Railway FP9s, PAR-2 and PAR-1, were pushed into service to haul a set of intermodal wells back to Ayer from Me... (more)
The deadheading NS office cars are rolling through the short stretch of Vermont through the town of Pownal on the Pan Am Freight Main trackage.
NS F9(A) #4270 leads a deadhead move of NS's OCS train around Pownal Curve in Pownal, Vermont. Upon reaching Ayer, MA, the train combined with Pan Am's OCS and ran back west on Wednesday so that ... (more)
Racing east from Rotterdam NY just after sunrise, the leader on today's RJED is the only active unit wearing the "original" Pan Am paint scheme.
Down To The River. A few of the railfans following MOAY-17 made the short but steep climb down to the banks of the Hoosic River to watch the train round the wide curve at Pownal. The fo... (more)
ST Train MOAY heads east along the Hoosic River at Pownal, VT with 4 of the 10 ex-KCS/TFM SD40-2s recently purchased by Pan Am in tow: TFM 1408, KCS 632, TFM 1420, and KCS 3126.
ST Train NBED (North Bennington, VT to East Deerfield, MA) heads along the Hoosic River in Pownal, VT with its unit train of limestone slurry which is destined for the paper mills of Maine.
ST Train MOAY rounds the curve along the Hoosic River in Pownal, VT. This is the second MOAY to run on a new daylight schedule with runthrough NS power and autoracks.
At 1:45 PM, ST Train MOED rounds the curve along the Hoosic River at Pownal, VT.
A Loaded Coal Train for Bow, NH heads eastbound through Pownal, VT at 11:20 AM during a snowstorm. Unfortunately I had to try to "artfully" place the pole at left in my shot because, with all the ... (more)
NS 9563 is in charge of this loaded Bow(NH) Coal Train. Here it is seen at Pownal, VT