The crew of NECR 3855 has just completed some switching duties in Palmer, MA and prepares to cross the diamond. The NECR crosses over CSX Transportation's Boston Subdivision at CP 83.
Before The Sisters. Before Pan Am traded two Geeps to Conway Scenic for the now-familiar FP9s, widecabs 516 and 517 were the regular power for the OCS. Here Extra 517 heads south at... (more)
The Massachusetts Call Volunteer Firefighers Association rosters a couple of different tank cars used in their training program.
A Major Storm Is Hitting The New England Area This Day, Dumping Over A Foot Of Snow In A Short Period Of The Time, But That Didn't Stop Me From Railfanning, Here In Palmer, MA The Snow Is Coming D... (more)
A pair of CSXT GP40-2s shove a cut of tankers back through the yard while a former Conrail flanger sits by on a stub track patiently waiting for snow to fly . It appears the flanger hasn't moved i... (more)
A Massachusetts Call Volunteer Firefighter Association (MCVX) boxcar sits in the West Springfield Yard. This boxcar is one of a variety of cars that the MCVX has for training firefighters and law ... (more)
The Massachusetts Call Volunteer Firefighter's Association (MCVX) training train sits in the West Springfield Yard on what turned out to be a decent day. MCVX has a variety of different cars that... (more)
What appears to be a local crew has completed some switiching of cars and heads back to the office having just crossed the diamond that crosses the CSX Transportation Boston Sub at CP 83.
A CSX local heads back towards Readville Yard after working in Westwood, MA just off the NEC.
New England Central SD40-2 721 leads Paducah & Louisville GP40-3 2103/RoadMATE 2108 on NECR train 611-29 across a bridge high above the Millers River in Millers Falls, Massachusetts. The PAL set ... (more)
Just about done for the day, local job B740 rolls past the Amtrak Station in Springfield, MA with 3 GP40-2s for power.
Daily Boston, MA to Selkirk, NY manifest Q421 rolls on past CP-83 in Palmer, MA with an SD70ACe, an SD70MAC, and a GP40-2 for the power consist.
Calling An Audible. P&W's annual Shoppers Special to Putnam rolls into Webster. A spot just south of here that looked really good on Google Earth turned out not to be, so with the ... (more)
Bay Colony #1064 tiptoes over the Charles River at Medfield, MA.
A rare aerial shot of the Boston Engine Terminal for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority is had on a departure I made from one of the Boston hospitals. Visible in the image are numerous... (more)