Job 203 with 8592 in the lead with 35 cars and VB3 is about to leave while Job 310 with VB1 is waiting for 203 to leave
Dropping rock on the Moosehead Sub MP 4. You can see the rock in the cars plus look at the track behind and the rock is inbetween the rails. You can go about 1 mph and 9 cars will cover a mile a... (more)
MMA Job 310 with 8592 and VB 4 coming into the Millinocket Yard from the Millinocket Paper Mill.
MMA 8569 getting ready to back into track 9 for a meet with Job 202 from NMJ.
NR2 is done for the day - 3909 and its flat ties onto the 3901 and B30-7A and its tanker before the train heads back to the engine house to tie down for the night.
8592 got its first assignment today. It was called out of Derby's Engine Facility to take 4 cars from BJct. Northern Maine Jct in Hermon.
Unusual to see the P & W using the Amtrak northbound track to head south.
Newly painted 8592 is being transfered into the Engine House for clean up and to put a self-start device in it
3902 idles in the morning morning sun as the rest of NH-1 goes around the Valley Line wye in the background.
8592 also got a new paint job inside
MMA 8592 is painted decaled and clear coated. It now needs traction motors and should be ready to go by early next week.
MMA 8563 is gone for ever. It is being used for parts for other locomotives
MMA Board of Directors Train heading to Searsport
All painted waiting for the decals. Hopefully will be done next week.
Southbound just out of Pacific Junction, IA