A westbound Delaware & Hudson freight headed up by a quartet of GP39-2s was about to duck under Conrail's Selkirk Branch at South Schenectady, NY. The first and last units are D&H natives while th... (more)
The hard work is behind them for now as a trio of Delaware & Hudson Century 628s that have brought their train over Richmondville Hill drop down through South Schenectady, NY, on a fall morning. T... (more)
A six-unit GE/Alco lashup comprised of four U23Bs and two RS11s begins the climb out of the Mohawk Valley with a westbound Delaware & Hudson freight at South Schenectady, NY.
Brake shoe smoke mixes with misty rain as a northbound Delaware & Hudson freight drops downgrade through South Schenectady, NY, on its way to the B&M connection at Mechanicville behind a U30C/U30C... (more)
A fairly unusual lashup of an old E8 and a new SDP40F heads up Amtrak's eastbound Lake Shore Limited at South Schenectady, NY, during the period when passenger trains approaching Albany from the w... (more)
Amtrak Empire Service train 283 rolls WB on what is normally CSX freight only trackage. Due to reconstruction of the Amtrak Hudson Line connection at CP-169, 4 Amtrak trains detoured over the Selk... (more)
An Illinois Central unit leads an empty ethanol WB past the Price Chopper grocery store warehouse. The area to the left is an industrial park and behind Price Chopper is the Railex facility where ... (more)
The CSX Selkirk Sub climbs a decent 10 mile grade from the Mohawk River at MP QG 42.3 to South Schenectady. With an incredible sound show, 4 old EMD's (3 SD40-2's and an SD60) soldier on as they r... (more)
Rainy, foggy, overcast - a perfect Alco day! Pentax MX; Kodachrome
Three U25Bs and superelevation, as the former NYC would have it.