A UP Leader, Green Switchers and some snow make for a nice scene at Delanson.
Backing onto there train.
The Picture Say's it All....
#939 with an ExCon on the point excellerates south on the Controlled siding past SMS's NE-1 with Chris and Greg on board waiting patiently to head back to the park with two for McGrand on a very s... (more)
After picking up a large cut of empty racks of the Albany Main from SMS two large GE products built in the late 90's pull pass two EMD products built in the 50's.
271 ran from Mohawk Yard in Schenectady, NY to Buffalo, NY with a Guilford connection at Mohawk Yard. On this day in late December, 271 is about 15 miles out of Mohawk with Guilford run thru power... (more)
As the SNY crew holds at Cole Road with two SMS 'pups', NS #939 disengages from it's train to pickup the nine empty racks brought in to Delanson.
With Bill Giving the #1424 all its got, NE-1 heads back to the park with five loaded racks on my 34th Birthday.
On Sunday I Turn 34, When I was born in 1976 you Could find two Baldwin Sharks running on this line. Everybody figured when the sharks left for Michigan in 1978 that you would never see another Ba... (more)
In a bitter sub-zero wind, the SMS critter SW14 climbs the grade out of Delanson with four loads picked up at CPF499 from the NS #938 in a new reinstated service of autoracks to the Guilderland ... (more)
Picking up one for the park.
Southbound #252 is seen passing under the Signal Bridge at #499 on a day that went from dreary in the morning to sunny in the afternoon.
On this spectacular October day in 2003, the brilliant colors of autumn in Upstate New York couldn't disguise the fact that Canadian Pacific's ex-D&H Albany Main was slowly being reclaimed by natu... (more)