Looking splendid.... Jade Green New York Central E8 4083. The 4083 was one of only three original New York Central E-units painted in the Jade Green scheme. The other units were an E8A and an E7B.... (more)
Hitchin' a ride after work. After a long day on one of New York Central's premier passenger trains, this conductor gets a ride home from his buddy and two girl friends while unique NYC E8A ... (more)
Freshly restored New York Central E8A #4083 is alongside the "Hickory Creek" in preparation for the following day's URHS Transportation Heritage Festival, an open house at the restoratio... (more)
Here you see some fun at the United Railroad Historical Society of New Jersey yard in Boonton, New Jersey. The "Century Green" paint on E-8 4083, believe it or not, is completely authentic for beg... (more)
The "Century" heads into the sunset
Three-car train of RDCs deadheading north on track 4 to Peekskill during the morning commuter rush.
What I did on my Summer vacation, redux: Yeah, yeah, we know this was a former Pennsy unit, but you have got to see it lit for Christmas.
What I did on my Summer vacation, redux: An early morning scene at the Mad River & NKP Museum. NYC X665
was steam powered in its' day, weighing 42.5 tons. Built in Ridgeway, Pennsylvania in 19... (more)
In the sunset, Amtrak #69 brings up "Babbling Brook" on the rear. The Babbling Brook was built for the New York Central Railroad in 1949. Having problems competing with inexpensive and faster air... (more)
Built in 1949 by the Budd Co. for the New York Central Railroad as a 5 double bedroom, buffet, observation lounge, the Babbling Brook brings up the rear of Amtrak Adirondack tonight.
For nearly a decade I would see this view from the back of a taxi when running errands for my family's business in the City. Leave it to my friend and fellow railfan Dennis Livesey to show me how ... (more)
A former Pennsylvania Railroad E8A wears New York Central colors as part of a cosmetic restoration project. This locomotive is supposedly being converted into... (more)
Photographed from the Roosevelt Avenue bridge, New York Central train #28 the NEW ENGLAND STATES at LaSalle Street Station in Chicago . An A-B-A set provide the power with E8A #4089 in the l... (more)
Caboose on display next to the former NYC, now Lycoming Valley line in Jersey Shore PA.