A CT-Rail qualifying test train with recently rebuilt 6694 shoves into Springfield, MA. Crews are getting prepared for the upcoming commuter service on the Hartford Line
Central Vermont GP9 4558 and its mates take on fuel in the Boston & Maine yard at Springfield, MA, after arriving from St. Albans, VT, on CV/B&M pool train CVSP. At the time the B&M pooled power o... (more)
Well-armored Amtrak F40 209 and Conrail C30-7A 6574 compare notes before going to work on a summer afternoon at Springfield, MA.
Penn Central Century 630 6327 poses for a portrait during a crew change stop at the Springfield, MA, station, while on the point of a westbound freight. The big Alco had been built for the Pennsyl... (more)
Penn Central U33C's numbered 6540-6563. (3300hp)
Two of the twelve Budd SPV-2000s purchased by the Connecticut DOT for Amtrak Springfield-New Haven service get underway out of Springfield station. Due to chronic mechanical problems these second-... (more)
First leg of the RBBB Red Unit circus train's last trip from Hartford to Providence. Connecticut Southern did the honors from Hartford Yard into Springfield. Here, the train is seen coming off Amt... (more)
This Penn Central train was basically the pre-Amtrak ancestor of the Boston section of the Lake Shore Limited. NYC/PC trains 427 and 428 operated between Boston and Albany, connecting at the latte... (more)
The Vermonter at Springfield.
Westbound Lake Shore Limited Boston section arrives at Springfield. The platforms are being rebuilt as part of a project to restore Springfield Union Station to service. The building closed in 197... (more)
Northbound and southbound Vermonters meet at Springfield.
A tired looking FL-9 pauses at Springfield on an intermodal freight. Photo by the late H.A.Smith, negative and copyright owned by myself.
Due to track work on the Springfield Line, most daytime shuttles were using buses between New Haven and Springfield. Ex Metroliner cab car 9650 will depart in a few ... (more)
Two P42s sit at the station with their consists. Train # 55 is on the right and a shuttle is sitting on the left. When I got off of Train # 55, I completed the entire Amtrak system.
Westbound Amtrak train at Springfield behind GP40TC #198 || Sept. 1987