Amtrak is just a few days away as Penn Central train 427 between Boston and Albany, with an utterly minimal consist of an ex-NYC E8 and a single snack bar coach, accelerates west after clearing th... (more)
It's the night before Amtrak, and Penn Central train #8, the New York-Boston Merchants Limited, has completed its final run under private operation as it stands at the bumper in Boston's South Sta... (more)
A long string of piggybacks follows the GE trio (C30-7A/C32-8/C32-8) up front as Conrail train TV-6 rattles the center of Ashland, MA, on the former Boston & Albany line. The building in the backg... (more)
The sun is setting as Mass Coastal 2009 trails on the end of a Cape Cod Central dinner train heading through Sagamore.
Mass Coastal 2007 pushes a cut of cars onto the Fall River Line pier while switching out Wharf Yard. The bridge in the photo is the Braga Bridge which carries RTE 195 over the Taunton River. Wharf... (more)
Housatonic Railroad NX-13 is chugging through the village of Housatonic, Massachusetts taking 22 cars north for CSX at Pittsfield with HRRC EMD GP7u 22 and GP35 3604 as power. 22 is assigned the ... (more)
Passing through a snow covered tunnel of trees, Housatonic Railroad Co. road job NX-13 crests the grade at Glendale Curve and begins to accelerate towards Stockbridge, Massachusetts with EMD GP7u ... (more)
Even in the dead of winter, New Hampshire Northcoast's Monday-to-Thursday loaded sand train makes the trip from the pit in Ossipee, NH to Boston Sand & Gravel. Shorter trains means the railroad's ... (more)
The evening rush hour is over as an MBTA Stoughton-Boston local coils off the Stoughton Branch onto the Northeast Corridor mainline at Canton Jct., MA. An FP-10 cab unit that began life as a GM&O... (more)
An MBTA Fitchburg-Boston local comprised of an FP-10 cab unit and depowered RDC coaches accelerates away from the station stop on Boston & Maine trackage at Ayer, MA, on a summer morning.
PL-1's power sits in the yard with not much work to do on a cold Winter morning.
On a winter afternoon, Boston & Maine GP40-2 311 is on the point of a three-unit EMD lashup on northbound train SPPO (Springfield, MA, to Portland, ME) as it approaches the B&M's East Deerfield, M... (more)
A trio of bright blue GP9s lead Boston & Maine train EDSA (East Deerfield to Salem, MA) past a frozen pond at Westford, MA, on the B&M's Stony Brook Branch.
Intermodal Q022 kicks up snow as they haul eastbound through Westfield.
On a frigid early January morning, Syracuse to Worcester intermodal Q022 busts through the remnants of the Nor'easter that hit the area two days prior.