I always wondered what the end of a 146-year tradition would look like. Well, this was it; a lone MP15AC serving as a chase engine (to inspect possible third rail damage) and a flashing EOT of th... (more)
"Circus Train on the Garden Mitchell Secondary"
Four LIRR MP15ACs lead the last eastbound Ringling Brothers Circus Train down the Garden Mitchell Secondary in Garden City. From here, the t... (more)
MPs and Geeps wait their turn to shuffle freight cars in the North Yard.
"The Final Stretch"
A long trip from West Virginia to Uniondale, NY is about to come to an end as the Ringling Brothers blue unit heads eastbound on LIRR for the very l... (more)
The last inbound Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Train makes its way towards the final show location at the Nassau Coliseum located in Uniondale, NY.
When the final show concludes on M... (more)
Another well-maintained MP15AC that used to work the 36th Street Yard was UPY 1484. It was built in 1975 for the Southern Pacific and earlier this year it was moved with other MP units to East St... (more)
"Circus Train at Whitepot Jct on the LIRR Main Line"
Four LIRR MP15ACs lead the last Ringling Brothers Circus Train east past the now-gone Whitepot Junction at Rego Park on the L... (more)
"LIRR MP15s Head to Harold Interlocking"
Four Long Island Rail Road MP15ACs head east to the staging point on Main Line 2 at Harold Interlocking to await the arrival of the last ... (more)
"LIRR MP15s Galore at Borden Ave"
Five Long Island Rail Road MP15ACs sit just east of the Borden Ave Crossing at Long Island City awaiting the arrival of the last Ringling Brothers Circus ... (more)
The Final Show: LIRR had the honors of leading the last Ringling Brother's/Barnum and Bailey Circus Train to it's final show in Uniondale, New York. A legacy 145 years old ends here in the suburb... (more)
It has been well over a year since the UP moved out their fleet of their well maintained MP15AC's and MP15DC's from the North Yard. Personally I'd rather see these than the many Geeps that now wo... (more)
"Switchers at Bliss Yard on a Cloudy Day"
New York & Atlantic Railway's RS-20 prepares to head back east to Fresh Pond Yard after picking up loaded Waste Management cars from Bli... (more)
"RS-20 Passes Way Fong on the Navy Lead"
New York & Atlantic Railway's RS-20 passes by Way Fong Wholesale on the NYAR Navy Lead on their way back to the Lower Montauk after spott... (more)