Marking the anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's trip to Woonsocket for his campaign as President, the P&W railroad has sponcered a trip from Providence to Woonsocket. Here, the days ove... (more)
Due to a derailment on the Providence and Worcester line in Lisbon Connecticut, P&W pulled into the NECR yesterday afternoon and left the train there over night. In this photo a crew from the NECR... (more)
Providence & Worcester train NR-3 slowly heads south through Ledyard, CT during torrential rains, where parts of the area got over 10" of rain over two days. The sign in the foreground is normall... (more)
Loaded ethanol train K-662 moves steadily down the tracks towards the historic Ashton Mill district. For more, check out my more)
While "home" from Alaska on vacation I was fortunate to catch a loaded P&W ethanol train. While growing up in Rhode Island I spent many a night watching P&W's nocturnal freight operations as they... (more)
Ethanol on its way to The Port of Providence. For more, check out my Flickr!
Three P&W units have just coupled onto an 80 car ethanol train that has just arrived off of CSX, and will soon be southbound for Providence. In the background, Q423 waits to depart later in the af... (more)
Newly repainted GP38-2 2008 glistens in the afternoon sun as it leads the Polar Express northbound past the Woonsocket yard.
NR-2 rolls west around the edge of Niantic Bay at high tide. This scene will soon change, as Amtrak has recently secured the necessary permits and retained a contractor to begin building the repla... (more)
As they approach New London Submarine Base, NR-2's crew is treated to open views of the Thames River. Short trains such as this are typical after construction season ends and Tilcon stops stone s... (more)
The conductor of this P&W train gives me a wave as they cruise on by. Next stop for this train will be Fairview Yard.
PR-2 sets up a flat car of new rails by Hamlett Avenue in Woonsocket, Rhode Island, to replace a broken rail. For more, check out my more)
PR-2 backs across Hamlett Avenue in Woonsocket, Rhode Island, with a flat car of rail that will be used to replace a broken rail in the crossing. For more, check out my more)
P&W Train NR2 heads back out the Main.