While lower New York gets hammered with snow, all is well upstate. NYSW 3014 sits idling in the yard awaiting work. Perhaps the plow in the background will get to see some action down south.
Lake effect snow still lingers over Central New York as BHX with the southbound SU100 approaches Grove Street in Tully creating a ground blizzard behind them.
"Returning to the Garden State"
Early Morning Eastbound
The small town of Newfoundland awakes to the sound of a freight train barreling down the NYSW mainline just after sunrise on an overcast August morning.... (more)
The Susquehanna’s bicentennial RS1 spends the weekend with a GP18 at the road’s Little Ferry, New Jersey engine terminal. The NYS&W’s diesel roster, originally a group of mid-1940’s Alco switchers... (more)
Outlawed at the Starrucca House
In an effort to get the evening road freight out of Binghamton before the arrival of the Strates Carnival train the railroad had a local crew br... (more)
Daylight up the Delaware
While the Southern Tier is arguably one of the more scenic lines in the tri-state area, daylight freight trains are an incredibly infrequent occurrence... (more)
During the holiday season of 2009 the New York, Susquehanna & Western teamed up with the United States Marine Corps. and the Military Transport Association to run the first... (more)
Bluebird leader on SU-99.
The crew of LF-2 has assembled a good sized consist in the MC Yard with an interesting set of power. NYS&W 3618 was only recently returned to service after being stored for many years. The secon... (more)
On August 23, 1994, the New York Susquehanna & Western Binghamton local, symbol BH-1, is on its way to deliver a cut of cars to the Canadian Pacific Railway's D&H East Binghamton Yard. The sole G... (more)
Straight Through Rich's Deli
Since the height of rail traffic on the NYS&W, Rich's Deli has played a key role in keeping the crew members fueled for their journey's East or Wes... (more)
Flared Radiators First
The unique flared radiators on NYSW 3618 certainly set it apart from the rest of the railroads EMD fleet. The train is easing through town at a mere 10 m... (more)
Oakland Viaduct Crossing
The Sparta relief job is seen crossing the Oakland Viaduct with NYSW 3618 leading long hood forward. This unit recently entered service again after sit... (more)
Late Evening Arrival
NYSW 3618 has a whopping 28 cars in tow as the engineer eases the train into MC yard. The crew began their day in Sparta at 6:00 in the morning and is seen... (more)