I shot the ALCO FA-1 pair at the joint New Haven - Boston & Maine engine facility at Worcester, MA. Note the Boston & Albany mainline in the background with Pacemaker box cars.
Meets MBTA train
P&W ethanol extra GRPR with run through foreign power crawls into the elevated curve just south of the Holden interlocking (really just a MOW switch) with swirling snow all around
A great surprise coming out of the darkness! Probably the LAST locomotive model I expected to see working on Pan Am Southern, the flash lighting reflects back bright CP Red as recently repainted e... (more)
NS-P&R GRPR ethanol extra (66n on Norfolk Southern) heads southbound through Worcester, MA.
The power from Q424 the afternoon before sits idling in West Springfield Yard under the yard lights, this power will become Q425 to Selkirk later on this morning.
Pan Am freight EDPO (East Deerfield, MA to Portland, ME) The train is led by GP40 Highhood #370 leading the Snootnoose SD40-2 #606,SD40-3 #601, and GP40-2w #504 through Orange, MA on a beautiful ... (more)
MBTA GP40MC 1133 prepares to depart Boston North Station at 3:10 P.M. December 29, 2015. GP40MC 1138 and HSP46 2023 wait for passengers while still in reverse.
MBTA F40PH-2C 1069 pushes commuter into Boston North Station. A wet platform of melted snow reflects the golden step light as 1069 brakes.
MBTA GP40MC departs Boston North Station, near Cambridge. Remnants of first major snowfall of this year (in Boston) can be seen on the plow and anticlimber.
MBTA GP40MC departs Boston North Station, near Cambridge. The first major snowfall of this year (in Boston) can be seen on the plow and anticlimber.