Oh-Nine-Hundred, meet Thirty-Twenty-Five! The northbound, diesel-powered, Essex Clipper Dinner Train pulls into the yard at Deep River Landing for a relatively rare event on the Valley Rail... (more)
Pushin' south at Chester Creek. New Haven Railroad 3025 puts some muscle behind a heavy passenger consist, as she works south across the Chester Creek Bridge on a sunny spring afternoon. I... (more)
It's been a long time since an engine lettered for the New Haven Railroad switched cars in this yard. After completing their first day of passenger operations for the 2012 season, the Val... (more)
3 WAY MEET! Amtrak Regional #93 blasts through Guilford, CT with two AEM-7's on the point at 125MPH. Seen off in the distance is an Acela Express heading East and on the siding is a catenary maint... (more)
Valley Railroad's newest locomotive #3025 departs Deep River yard limits enroute to Essex Station. Note the only split derail switch on the property in the left of the frame.
Out of the black world. When NH 3025 emerged from her rebuild last November, she was a "stealth" locomotive, operating only at night on the Christmas trains. With the start of the railroad... (more)
Parking Brake. With the chain under driver 4, Valley Railroad Mikado 3025 spends a warm, muggy evening on the pit at Essex.
The Business... Running Gear of drivers 3 and 4, Valley Railroad Mikado 3025.
Valley Railroad's newest steam engine #3025 is being pulled off of the West leg of the wye onto Track 3 in Old Saybrook. Locomotive 3025 is being turned for an upcoming Lerro Charter being hosted ... (more)
A westbound Amtrak Acela crosses over the Thames River Lift Bridge at dusk. The bridge, recently converted from a bascule drawbridge, carries the Amtrak Shore Line over the Thames between New Lon... (more)
As seen at 300mm, Amtrak Acela Express 2165 passes Providence and Worcester NR-2 at Guilford.
As seen at 300mm, Amtrak Northeast Regional 173 passes Providence and Worcester NR-2 at Guilford.
Northeast Regional 170 runs through Rocky Neck, enroute to Boston.
Tight is an understatement. Acela 2158 runs through the very narrow rock cuts of coastal Connecticut, enroute to Boston.
Acela Express 2159 tilts through the curves at Rocky Neck, enroute to New York and distant points.