"Switching at Jamaica Receiving"
Long Island Railroad's Richmond Hill Drill Crew (YPD401) shoves a DM30 into the Jamaica Storage Yard from the Jamaica Receiving Yard with SW1001 100. 100 i... (more)
"M9 Test Train at Jamaica"
Long Island Railroad's M9 Test Train awaits paperwork at Jamaica Station before proceeding west towards Harold Interlocking on the Main Line.
"LIRR YPD131 at Wheelspur"
Long Island Railroad's YPD131 crew backs a bulkhead flat onto the "River Track" at Wheelspur in Long Island City.
"LIRR YPD131 on the River Track"
Long Island Railroad's YPD131 crew backs a bulkhead flat into a set of retired Budd M3s awaiting scrap at Wheelspur in Long Island City.
A local service with a Budd M3 is being caught by another service lead by a DE30. It is the making of a hot hazy day in the city.
The rush hour! LIRR style. Every type of passenger equipment in use on the LIRR can be seen here, M7, DE30 and WAY in the distance an M3.
The workhorse of the "route of the dashing commuter" is the Bombardier M7, seen flying through Forest Hills.
The Cannonball which is the only named train on the LIRR whisks people away from the city for a weekend escape on eastern Long Island. This is a Fri & Sun summer only service.
"LIRR Under Signal Bridge 30"
An eastbound deadhead runs under the brand new "Automatic Signal Bridge 30" which was activated just earlier that morning (June 25th, 2018). Signal Bridge 30 ... (more)
Old Budd M3's hustle people toward New York Penn as they have for decades. These cars are due to be retired in the next year or so, as the first M9's have arrived for testing.
"LIRR Over the Clearview"
An eastbound LIRR Port Washington Branch train heads over the Clearview Expressway (I-295) at Bayside in Queens.
The 407 facing west will lead back to Ronkonkoma.
"M9s Under the Fresh Pond Bridge"
The third Kawasaki M9 EMU pair to arrive in New York makes it's way under the Fresh Pond Bridge at New York & Atlantic Railway's Fresh Pond Yard after bei... (more)
"M9 on the East Yard Lead"
The third M9 pair to arrive in New York makes it's way through NYA's "East Yard" portion of Fresh Pond Yard towards Track 10 so that they can be inspected by Kaw... (more)