Another Patriots train just for the football fans heading back to Boston.
The hostler is getting this little gem ready for the Cranston local freight. Before the day is done this way freight will have covered many miles of light rail branchs.
I noticed through readi... (more)
A GP40 and GP35 are working a heavy tonnage rolling around the tight curve enroute to Selkirk. The red P on the second unit 2386 was a temporary livery experiment.
Wanting no more than One Alco for my only shot at this location. I was happy to get two Alcos and a a geep still in New Haven colors.
Winter does not stop freight trains in their tracks but signals do. In this case the train sat for almost an hour to clear two commuter trains and a southbound out of Medfield Junction.
The Penn Central version of hustle muscle is getting a crew change in preparation for the next push up the hill to Hillsdale
The yard at 30th Street Station was easily photographable from a rooftop parking lot. Simply pay to park you car and watch for action. Note the Penn Central Baldwin RS12 switching cars behind.
The old PRR/N&W coaling tower serves as focal point for a PC B-boat and PRR tender. The tender was used for fuel storage in it's post steam service days, the coal tower came down in the early 80s... (more)
Relatives, friends and spouses wait for their loved ones to get off the Lakeshore limited arriving at Worcester after a long overnight trip from Chicago. The old Penn Central E unit was a gift to ... (more)
A pair of U25-Bs power an Eastbound at ZY. This train did not stop for a crew change, so it may have been a Buffalo to Sayre train, as they rolled non stop thru Hornell.
The caboose track in Framingham Yard.
Penn Central 4903, leads an intercity passenger train. 18 months earlier, she pulled the RFK funeral train in her new black dress. Later, #4903 retired and moved to Texas where she is preserved ... (more)
A U23C and GP-9B still lettered for PC working as power for the Frontier Yard hump.