An Amtrak critter holds on Track 8 while America's fastest train, the Acela Express, streaks out of Boston South Station on the adjacent Track 7 for NYC's Penn Station.
Amtrak's 40th Anniversary Heritage locomotive #822 sporting it's Phase III paint scheme idles in the very early hours of the morning at Amtrak's Springfield Station.
Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority FP10 No. 1104 leads a northbound commuter train out of North Station in Boston, Massachusetts, on July 25, 1986. The train is passing over the drawbridge... (more)
Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority RDC-1 No. 6143 leads a northbound train out of North Station in Boston, Massachusetts, on July 25, 1986. MBTA’s de-engined RDCs were used as coaches and ... (more)
Detoured from the NECR, CP 8780 leads a unit ethanol train through East Deerfield. The train will end up being handed off to the Providence and Worcester Railroad in Gardner, Massachusetts. The un... (more)
A veteran GE leads an empty coal train from Bow, New Hampshire through the Berkshires in Florida, Massachusetts. For more, check out my ... (more)
AYMO climbs the hill at the old Wachusett Station with two BNSF GEVO's and a lone NS GE in charge. For more, check out my Flickr!
No, your eyes are not deceiving you. SEPO comes around the curve at track speed (about 10-15 mph if I remember correctly) as this lady puts coins on the rail ahead of them. Some people are just un... (more)
A Providence and Worcester freight pauses at the yard office at Worcester, Massachusetts, on July 27, 1986. Rumbling overhead is an eastbound Conrail freight on the Boston and Albany line through ... (more)
An MBTA commuter train rolls away through the new CSX Intermodal Terminal in Worcester, Massachusetts. For more, check out my Flickr! more)
One more shot from West Springfield. This time its a DC GEVO leading containers from Ohio past "B 101"
Q436 comes east in nice morning light with a decent sized train for the Framingham/Westboro area.
L012, the short train of Q010's traffic for Mass, is seen here at West Springfield, passing the vintage white stone mile marker and some track that CSX hasn't gotten around to putting in.
Requiem for Waltham Tower. Waltham Tower was in operation from 1928 until June 8, 2013, when it closed at 3pm. During its final years its operators controlled the 20 or miles betwe... (more)
CSX 885 leads a Framingham bound Q264 Train past QB 101 of the Berkshire Subdivision. The mile marker is located at a vacant parking lot popular with railfans.