2216 seems to be dead as NR-2's power couples on to bring it to the engine house. NR-3 waits patiently in the background.
After a day switching the NB 3901 and 4004 couple up to head back to the Plainfield Engine House.
A mix of clouds and direct sun on a typical New England spring day. The trees are finally filling in and the rain has subsided after more than a week - this telephoto is my first pic in a month.
First photograph of PW 4004 (ex NYSW 4002) with its new Providence and Worcester paint, in front of dark storm clouds. Taken with Canon Digital Rebel.
The 4th B40-8 P&W acquired from the NYS&W still wearing yellow and black but with "tasteful" looking patches. At least they used yellow on yellow instead of black like on 4002.
3907 backs around the curve and prepares to cross into Portland.
The conductor inspects the locomotives before the engines cross back over to Middletown.
VRS train 263 climbing Bowmans Hill in Center Rutland,VT behind leased P&W GP 40-2 #3001 passes the Green Mountain Baptist Church at 04:38
P & W #3906 hauls about 50 cars towards New Haven.
Providence & Worcester train NR-2 crosses the Niantic River Drawbridge. Canon EOS 20D, Sigma 15mm f/2.8 EX Fisheye
P & W # 3901 with #3905 slug ( former BN unit ) sit at Old Saybrook awaiting a pick up.
P & W #2216 at Old Saybrook CT
#3906 hooks to some cars while another P & W works the siding
The engineer from #3901 ( Out of Plainfield CT ) climbing back aboard after we had finished talking about cameras.