Orders are hooped up to the crew of train 8702 as it heads east on the Montauk Branch. The operator works out of the "Leaning tower of Patchogue" seen at left. If you look carefully you can see th... (more)
An MP15AC and FA1 Power Pack layover in the yard. LIRR 617 is former New Haven 0428, Penn Central 1333.
MP15ACs on commuter trains. Where else but Long Island?
An FA-1 "power pack" trails train 8706. This unit was built as SP&S 864, later BN 4116 before being rebuilt to provide HEP for LIRR commuter trains.
LIRR SW1001 107 awaits the call at Jamaica.
Tied down for the weekend... A quiet M7 train set sits with an equally quiet MP15 #161 one track over. The classic signals above add a nice touch, they are far more creative than the ones we usu... (more)
A Penn Station bound train eases into the station - young riders enjoy the view out the front door window.
Easing out of the station headed for Penn Station past track gangs on this unseasonably warm day...
On the very last day of the 1970s decade, Long Island Railroad train #508 to Oyster Bay is being pulled by a diesel on the other end. This Alco FA1 is a Power Pack car, with its 244 prime mover r... (more)