Westbound intermodal AYMO thru Shirley Massachusetts.
Eastbound slurry job off the VTR waiting for a crew at Athol station.
Still, Conrail Blue Engineer Ken starts up this SD40 which still hold its Conrail paint as he and his crew prepare to head north.
A former KCS unit now working as MEC 611 leads eastbound freight ED495 into Lowell to set some cars off. Also part of the consist is MEC 617 and MEC 316.
A heavy westbound NMED roars through the small town of Shirley on its way to East Deerfield, MA. MEC 608, MEC 604, MEC 616, MEC 602 provide the power for the 98 car train.
Conrail GP40 # 3161 was built October 1968 as Penn Central #3161. Unit later became Katy (MKT) 247, then Union Pacific #682, then re# to UP 9964
Southbound EDPL works down the Conn River line toward Plainville Connecticut.
With the Christmas wreath adorning the front of the engine, Downeaster 682 glides through Ballardvale and the snow on its way south towards Boston.
East Deerfield local ED4 runs north up the Conn River.
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