1061 leans into a curve while its K5LA sounds for the Plain St. crossing in Braintree. The Middleboro-bound train has just diverged where the two MBTA Old Colony branch lines split.
Southbound Acela Express approaches Readville on main line track 2.
When the Fairmount Shuttle was extended to Readville becoming the MBTA Fairmount Line in 1987, the Providence/Stoughton Line discontinued the use of the lower platform on the three track Northeast... (more)
In the first days of a new assignment, Delaware & Hudson PA 18 pulls out of Boston's South Station with an MBTA commuter train bound for Framingham, as one of the MBTA's ex-PRR E8s looks on. The f... (more)
The classic flat face of Delaware & Hudson PA 18 looks out from an unfamiliar location, Boston's South Station, as sister 16 lurks in the background. The big Alcos had just begun a new assignment ... (more)
A Franklin-bound commuter, lead by 1050, screeches to a stop at Readville.
The Sunday job departs past the former old GE transformer plant with 26 loads with a nice matched trio of consecutively numbered GP36Ms HRRC 3600 3601 & 3604 on a beautiful Sunday afternoon.
NX-13 comes to a halt in Lenox, MA and prepares to tie down their train until Monday morning, where they'll continue their trip south to Canaan, CT.
"Old meets older"
Berkshire Scenic Railway's RS3 562 sit coupled up to a restored New Haven RR caboose as NX-13 sits in the background. Since the Berkshire Scenic Railway has shifted o... (more)
Boston & Maine train EDSP (East Deerfield-Springfield, MA) has an easy run down the flat Connecticut River Valley on an autumn afternoon as it passes the old freight house at South Deerfield, MA. ... (more)
In its final run ever South out of New Hampshire the "Circus Extra" passes through Forge Village in Westford, MA. Pan AM power brought the train to tis location before the pair of CSX units was pu... (more)
The 23K waits for a couple of MBTA commuter trains before beginning it's long journey west to Chicago.
On a beautiful spring Sunday afternoon, the local hustles 26 cars back to Lenox out of Pittsfield.
WAAY heads West on the former Boston & Maine 'Lowell Branch" in Tewksbury, MA. In the foreground, the former spur to the Market Basket distribution center is seen severed from the "Tewks... (more)
The second photo of the tied down NX-13 at Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum in Lenox, MA