Amtrak F40s, 210 and 323 stand at Springfield in 1999.
The engineer keeps and eye out as the train crosses several intersections on it's way to Shirley station and then onto Ayer in some nice fresh snow.
Conrail’s first C36-7 No. 6620 leads a quartet of six-axle GEs past mile 128.5 on the former Boston and Albany line west of Chester, Massachusetts, on the afternoon of May 22, 1993.
A CSX genset awaits it's next call to duty in the West Springfield Yard.
A Blizzard warning has been issued, and the roads are crap, but the MBTA still strives to be on time as a Boston bound train starts to apply the breaks to stop at Ayer, just around the corner.
Pan Am POED heads west through Shirley Center with a four-pack of EMDs doing the honors.
NS intermodal westbound passes a parked empty coal train waiting for a crew to resume it's trip west also.
NS train 206 rounds the bend into Shirley with a nice clean UP leader along with 2 NS units.
Empty coal train sits on the hill waiting for a crew with a newcomer to the area as CN 2445 is on the point making for a nice change to the normal NS newer power after a day of more snow here in... (more)
Westbound intermodal train 23k making its way through the snow.
POED ducks underneath Pleasant Street in Gardner, MA with an ex. Burlington Northern SD40-2 trailing solid blue MEC 609 . For more, check out my more)
Pan Am train POED climbs the hill in West Fitcburg, passing a loaded coal train with some Canadian visitors for power. For more, check out my more)
With 2 GEVO units for power, Q436 coasts down hill into Sprignfield, riding the dynamic brakes.
Were More Deeper In The Berkshires Now For CSX Q022 Coming Down The Hill In Dynamics Past Milepost 126 In Chester.