BA's Searsport turn was southbound at Hampden, ME
Light snow is falling as BAR F3 502 pauses with Bangor & Aroostook's Turkey Train at Fort Kent ME. Scanned from a slide.
BAR 54 leads BAR 40 on a freight.
From the Colin Gray Collection
The sun is barely up as this southbound out of Madawaska, Maine, finds itself motorcaded south of the road crossing at Masardis. But the chase proves brief, as the laws of physics (and possibly go... (more)
Old power. New paint.
"Chickenwire" F3 suns itself
Northbound, headed for Madawaska, Me has just met its south bound counterpart. Both trains are running ahead of their usual time slots, to clear the line for a "snow day"! In BAR terms it means sl... (more)
Leased BAR Geep handles switching at Watervliet
BAR Turntable and yards, with F3(A) 42 and GP38 96-97 N.Maine Junction.
A paper industry strike has the BAR in hibernation, and the weather is rotten, but you're in Oakfield looking at a yard full of F3As and BL2s, so no whining is allowed.
BL2 57 was paired with F3A 44 for an excursion from Northern Maine Jct. to Milo. A head-on shot is snapped prior to departure from Derby Yard, still in use today by the MM&A.
Somewhere between Northern Maine Jct. and Milo, a photo runby is made by BAR 44.
Climbing the grade out of Oakfield with four BAR GP38's #'s 353, 365, 358, 366
A real classic, this "chickenwire" F was almost non-existent elsewhere even in those days.
Making up train