The morning eastbound skirts along the Sheepscot River past the yacht club as it prepares to make its station stop at Wiscasset.
The afternoon westbound heads into the setting sun as it crosses over Nequasset Lake which is actually more like a creek.
The rising moon creates an angelic glow around the 5-chime horn on this tireless FL9, still hauling passengers for the Maine Eastern.
The morning westbound runs along the shore of the Sheepscot River with the "Maine's Prettiest Village" as a backdrop. Low tide provides an opportunity for a reflection off the wet sand as well as ... (more)
Train #1 takes the wye (the interchange with Guilford) at Brunswick under cloudy skies just as we pull into town after a morning drive from Massachusetts. With partner-in-crime #488(FL9) in the sh... (more)
Maine Eastern 489 and its train rest at the ex-MEC Rockland station after a busy day of hauling passengers along the Maine coast. ME 489 is an ex-Amtrak FL9.
Metro North RR FL9 #2011 & P32AC-DM #215 rest in the layover yard at Danbury, CT on the night of December 18, 2006.
North of Crestwood station
Former NYC sub-station (for third rail power) to left
17:36 Bridgeport to Waterbury arrives at Ansonia
Afternoon commuter train from NYC Grand Central to Poughkeepsie rolls by the "station" at Breakneck Ridge with 2 standard FL9's. MNCR # 2018 trails.
A true difference of decades - the trailing GE is nearly four decades younger than FL9 #486.
Conrail passenger train with two FL9s showing both their NYNH&H and PC/MTA heritage, and a string of former Delaware & Hudson passenger cars heads out of town. The cars are ex Lackawanna Phoebe S... (more)