Albany Union Station has not seen a train since 1968 but still stands proudly at 575 Broadway in downtown Albany. Opened by the New York Central in 1900, it served both the NYC and D&H. The statio... (more)
New York Central & Hudson River RR No. 999
Better known as New York Central's "Empire State Express locomotive #999". This locomotive was built by the NYC&HR West Albany Shops in 1893. I... (more)
If you hike or bike north on "The Old Putnam Trail" in Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx, New York City, you will come upon these 13 stone pillars. Surrounded by trees and growth, they are like an A... (more)
Being readied for an eastbound freight
Another typical day passes by on the main concourse of Grand Central Terminal. This classic view seemed fitting on National Train Day most likely unbeknownst to the many passing through.
Bringing up the rear of the Crescent is the beautifully restored observation car Hickory Creek, a 1948 product of Pullman Standard delivered for use on the New York Central's famed 20th Cen... (more)
Every day, more than 750,000 people pass through Grand Central, which is roughly the population of San Francisco. Of those, 10,000 just come for lunch. These are some ... (more)
New York Central lounge car 38 is spotted at the platform on Track 9 under the shed at the Indianapolis Union Station. The car was on loan to the Whitewater Valley RR from C.P. Huntington NRHS ch... (more)
New York Central RDC at South Station in Boston, June 1977.
"End of the Line"
In the last rays of usable sunlight, the Toys for Tots train pulled as far North as the tracks allowed them to in order to offload the toys inside the baggage c... (more)
"Rare Mileage for the Hickory Creek"
The volunteers, Marines and staff aboard the 2014 Toys for Tots train rode quite comfortably as the famed observation car from the 20th Centu... (more)
A Pennsylvania Railroad E8A disguised in New York Central paint is quite the attention-getter along NY-20 in Duanesburg. It's even more eye catching at night when i... (more)
Driving along Route 20 through Upstate we came across this Old New York Central E8A unit sitting outside some building, we did a backround check on this unit and found a picture of the unit going ... (more)