Veteran E8 4268, built to haul the long distance limiteds of the Pennsylvania Railroad, finished out its career moving commuters in and out of Boston for the MBTA. On a spring afternoon the 4268 a... (more)
In the afternoon sun, the MBTA Wash Train idles on the Valley Track just outside Boston Engine Terminal in Somerville, MA. Two of four recently acquired lease units from GMTX are assigned to this ... (more)
After months of hard work, the Boston 01400s took to the rails for the first time since their retirement 23 years ago. Making their debut journey on Transit Day 2017, they "ran like the wind" as t... (more)
Running at track speed, 2014 kicks up snow dust passing Abington Depot.
In need of a bath, 1065 occupies North Station's Track 3 recently arriving from Newburyport.
HSP46 2003 accelerates out of Boston's South Station with an 8 car rush hour train destined for Providence, RI.
One of two F40-types painted for MassDot departs North Station.
Retired MBTA 01400s are shoved over the shop pit to have their traction motors inspected. Clearances are tight and volunteers look on to watch the movement. These cars that were delivered to Bosto... (more)
A Lowell-bound MBTA commuter train leaves downtown Boston behind as it accelerates north through Somerville, MA, on a fall afternoon. An FP-10 at the rear is pushing a set of depowered Budd RDCs.
MBTA 1013 was the only one of the agency's F40PHs that received the handsome maroon and gray color scheme that was briefly in use in the mid-1980s. It headed up a Fitchburg Line commuter train out... (more)
Veteran MBTA locomotive 904 delivers twelve branch new MASSDOT maintenance of way hoppers to Boston Engine Terminal in Somerville, MA. This past spring, the Massachusetts Department of Transportat... (more)
MBTA's GP40-1 shoves a work train on the Wildcat Branch to the work site at Wilmington Jct. The train consists of 6 new MassDOT ballast hoppers, a snow flanger and a work caboose leading the way.