Relic. The Boston section of the Lake Shore Limited departs Framingham behind the usual pair of P42s. The NYC-era signal bridge above the train owes its continued existence ... (more)
Q425 (West Springfield, MA - Selkirk, NY) freight begins its trip west in near whiteout conditions.
Rite Of Passage. It wouldn't be the holiday season unless the P&W's annual Polar Express runs have begun. Here the first weekend's trip rolls north across the Mumford River in Uxbr... (more)
The Home Stretch. A couple of inbound Commuter Trains are on the final leg of their trips from the suburbs to Boston's North Station. 172 is on its way in from Newburyport while further bac... (more)
On November 15, Pan Am operated an office car special from Worcester to East Deerfield Yard, Massachusetts, then north on the Connecticut River Line to East Northfield, MA to inspect the rail work... (more)
The famous P-811 TLM (track laying machine) in full operation laying the first concrete ties prior to the overhead wire installation. The TLM was part of a long string of machines doing everything... (more)
The Control Stand of MBTA EMD F40PH-2C 1066 at the Boston Engine Terminal in Somrville, Massachusetts on November 11, 2012.
Westbound B&M symbol freight BM-3, headed for Mechanicville, NY, enters B&M's East Deerfield yard. This train will sit on the main as West Shore and D&H blocks are added to the original Boston Ter... (more)
Q012 crosses the Westfield River amongst fog and fall foliage as the train descends the Berkshire Hills enroute to Boston.
Amtrak's Lake Shore Limited, which was surprisingly early into Boston, sits and awaits the yard crew to take the trainset into Southhampton Street Yard.
Heading For Home. The annual shopper's special from Woonsocket to the outlet stores of Putnam, Connecticut, heads for home across the Mumford River in Uxbridge. The state line and ... (more)
An Amtrak Acela Express train cruises through the Mansfield MBTA station.
After dousing the red marker lights, Amtrak Downeaster Train 683 behind P42 197 will ready to run north to Portland after a 35-min. layover in Boston's North Station. Two MBTA trains flank Amtrak... (more)