After recent rebuild and repaint into the New Haven McGinnis scheme, two CDOT FL9s lead a fan trip on the Danbury Branch (I think).
Cook's Corner Redux. The Maine Eastern excursion train gets out of Brunswick to kick off the ME's final weekend of passenger service.
Depot Road and Station Lane. ME 489 rolls by the abandoned Maine Central depot at South Warren. The depot has clearly seen better days, but I shouldn't judge since I bought a fixer... (more)
ConnDOT FL9s, working in Metro North commuter service, lay over at the Danbury yard in Connecticut.
Take A Bath. ME 489 pulls up to a brief stop at the former Maine Central station at Bath, before continuing on their merry way.
Not far away, a Zumwalt-class destroyer was... (more)
Bandwagon Railfanning. Like a lot of other people, I jumped on the Maine Eastern bandwagon. I was heading east on Route 24 intent on shooting the train crossing a nearby bridge, whe... (more)
By the looks of this FL9, it won't be back on the rails anytime soon.
New Meets Old. FL9 485 was one of the oldest active road diesels on the roster at the time, and F59PHI was one of the newest. What were the odds of catching these two nose to nose?
It was still lookin' good after all those years.
Metro North FL9s, 2033 and 2003, leave Croton Harmon wtih the 1000 New York to Poughkeepsie in October 1992.
EMD FL9 2012 is heading to the yard after dropping passengers at the station. 2012 is former New Haven 2039.
Lots of classic colors were at the Streamliners at Spencer event.
Maine Eastern FL9 #489 leads a charter train southbound across the Sasanoa River Bridge in Woolwich, ME, heading for Brunswick.
The South Norwalk-Danbury shuttle is at rest under the former New Haven signal bridge.
The Maine Eastern standard summer excursion consist sits shut down on the siding at the Brunswick Wye. Lack of ridership means that this year, service has been substantially cutback, with excursio... (more)