Two MTA PD officers gaze at the 171, the chase engine for 2015's circus train.
Engines 171 and 150 had the duty of the work train. They brought loaded gondolas to drop rail for the ongoing layup track project.
The westward position lights in Queens Interlocking all display stop on Bridge 3 as a Huntington eastbound finishes weaving its way through the high-speed crossovers.
#568 loads up in Jamaica awaiting departure time for Oyster Bay.
Another M7 set coasts around the bend into the Long Beach Station while a Budd M3 set waits for permission to head railroad west toward Penn Station.
A Huntington bound train rounds the curve into the Kings park station.
The sun sets on a fine Friday to end the work week, as another LIRR train heads back toward Penn Station to bring more commuters home. The Pennsy signals above it provide us with the reminder that... (more)
Long Island Railroad 4-6-0 #39 This Pennsylvania Railroad G5s locomotive was one of 121 such locomotives built (7/1929) by the railroad’s Juniata Shops in Altoona for commuter operations. ... (more)
West Hempstead branch shuttle passed Valley Tower as it nears the Valley Stream station.
Babylon express kicks up snow as it rushes past Valley Tower.
Atlantic Terminal local exits the Far Rockaway branch as it enters the station at Valley Stream.
West Hempstead branch local has just left the Malverne station. Passengers will transfer at Valley Stream for Jamaica, Atlantic Terminal and Penn Station.
The LIRR Circus Train Chase Engine sits at the stop signal at Hunterspoint Ave awaiting the the completion of the Circus Train hand off between Amtrak & LIRR. A NJT train passes by on it's way to ... (more)
The LIRR Circus Chase Engine sits on the frozen over Garden Secondary waiting for the main Circus crew to run around the train for the shove move.