As the sun dips further behind the tree line, autoracks headed for Massachusetts roll down the banks of the Mohawk River with a CitiRail unit, a BNSF motor, and a CSX unit third out.
A midget-sized intermodal train carrying single-digit and single-stacked cars blows through Amsterdam past Quist Rd. This is CSX's new train with service between Montreal and Atlanta.
Empire Service Train 281 rockets through Fonda, sporting a new coat of Phase III-like paint. However, soon enough, all Empire Service P32AC-DMs will have thisred, white, and blue look.
Seconds from the station.
The "Norfolk & Western" Heritage units, NS 8103 pays a visit to Upstate New York for the first time on train 28N, here the train sits in the yard waiting for a crew.
On of the last few remaining high hood GP40s in Guilford paint leads train RJED across the Hudson River Bridge on their way East.
RS31 waits for a westbound to pass by on the mainline before continuing towards Fresh Pond.
A Louisville & Indiana pup hangs outside of NYAR's engine house awaiting some sort of repair. The 9321 and sister 9373 served the NYAR for a short period of time but ended up not getting much use ... (more)
A practice used by very few is still a tradition on the nation's busiest commuter railroad. Long Island train 1701 stops at Nassau Tower to pick up orders about a track condition further west at N... (more)
"RS-50 at PW Long Siding" New York & Atlantic Railway's RS-50 sits staged at LIRR's PW Long Siding on the Ronkonkoma Line for the day while massive track work has the line shut do... (more)
"RS-41 Crosses Willis Ave" New York & Atlantic Railway's RS-40 crosses Willis Ave in Mineola on their way back to Fresh Pond.
The OCS cruses past the classic D&H coal building in Cobleskill NY.
" Lone Survivor"
The last remaining Erie Railroad E8A sits quietly in the morning sunlight in Port Jervis, NY. Prior to its restoration back to its original colors in 2007, Erie 833 s... (more)