Circus staff are enjoying the last few hours of circus train travel, as the RBBB Red Unit train heads for its last-ever show in Providence, RI. This train came over from Hartford, CT via Connectic... (more)
Providence & Worcester local crew WX-1 was called upon to assemble the Ringling Bros Circus train in Greenwood Yard in Worcester, and bring it to a Pan Am interchange point known as Barbers. Here ... (more)
The Monday-only intermodal train Q014 lands in Worcester as a crowd of railfans have gathered for one of the final runs of the Ringling Brothers Circus train.
Pan Am knows how to take the Ringling Brothers Circus Train out in style! On April 17 (for my birthday ;-) ) Pan Am Railways operated the last northbound Ringling Bros. train from Worcester, MA t... (more)
CSX intermodal Q014 arrives in Worcester and on to the lead for the intermodal facility.
The power for WOGR runs light to Gardner to pick up their train.
Railfans all across Massachusetts swarmed along the Pan Am Worcester - Ayer route when Pan Am decided to put their OCS F-Units on the head of one of the last-ever Ringling Brothers & Barnum & Bail... (more)
To the delight of railfans across New England, Pan Am Railways decided to use the FP9 locomotives normally reserved for the office car special to lead their leg of the circus train move. The FP9s ... (more)
PAR 2 lead the light engines South out of Ayer to interchange with the Providence & Worcester and pick up the Circus Extra which is bound for Manchester, NH.
Providence & Worcester brings to the Circus Extra, symbol WX-1 through downtown Worcester to interchange with Pan Am at Barbers.
The final goodbye for the Ringling Brothers Circus train from Worcester this morning as P&W B23-7 2201 and B23 Super 7 2216 lead the train through the city.
For the final time in its storied career, there Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus train arrives in Worcester with a P&W crew using a mix of CSX and NS power.
Soon enough, this paint scheme will be a scene of the past, as a majority of the P&W fleet is set for repainting in 2017 into the ubiquitous Genesee and Wyoming black orange and yellow. After outl... (more)