Two GE's lead the POED (Portland - East Deerfield) west under the signal bridge at Shirley.
The Pan Am wreck train rolls through Athol in the late afternoon on its way from East Deerfield to Royalston. Several gondolas full of "dirty dirt" from a cleanup in Maine derailed on Ju... (more)
The FI-1 shoves backwards towards the Fitchburg yard with a small cut of cars on a sweltering late August day.
An ex BN triclops SD60M, CBFX 6030, leads 28N east out of the Hoosac Tunnel.
The POSE (Portland - Selkirk) makes it's way into Ayer as it crosses Sandy Pond Road.
The Pan Am Southern Bellows Falls, VT to Portland, ME limestone slurry train BFPO-16, heads east on the Vermont Rail System GMRC Bellows Falls Subdivision with MEC C40-8s 7552 and 7500. Train is ... (more)
My first and last trip to the apparent Mecca of Massachusetts railfans. The location lived up to it's quantity of photographers, all jockeying for positions on the bridge. The power on the POED wa... (more)
Train POED id arriving East Deerfield yard with a rare (these days) set of painted power led by C40-8 #7552 ( the first GE to get painted into Pan Am colors) and SD40-2 #619 as they cross the Conn... (more)
On a gorgeous start to the Memorial Day Weekend, a short RJED smokes it up as it climbs the grade out of Hudson River Valley out of Rotterdam Junction. A few of the worn out GECX dash 8 widecabs... (more)
EDBF (East Deerfield, MA - Bellows Falls, VT) with Vermont Railway SD70M-2 431 in its consist, heads north at CPF-385 in Greenfield.
A former CSX B40-8 leads AD-1 towards North Adams, where it will work the Adams Branch. The train is seen alongside route 8A in Charlemont.
The B&M Lives!
Well...just barely. BO-1 is the last Boston based local freight for B&M successor Pan Am Railways. Here they can be seeing working Boston Sand and Gravel between F... (more)
Pan Am Railways' OCS train crosses the Hoosic River in Schaghticoke, NY as it heads east over the former B&M "West End."
Q425 coasts down grade after cresting the summit only two miles back. The three GE's pulling up grade put quite a noise through the Berkshires.
BO-1 had just cleared Peabody Square with 15 empties in tow as they approach Wallis St. At least two times a week, this local makes the trip to Peabody to service Rousselot, one of the only remain... (more)