A final goodbye as the afternoon sun finally peaks out of the stubborn low clouds as an EDRJ freight eases by the parked former ST 77 and MEC 52 (not shown both with RPCX reporting marks). The ... (more)
Sign of the times of Pan Am in the Summer of 2018. Colorful foreign power, hand painted “retro” noses and no crews for parked trains from Rotterdam to Ayer. A trio of colorful faces sits silently... (more)
A few days after the snowfall, a nice sheet of white covers the ground and contrasts with the 9553 as it glides through Eagle Bridge with NS 2529 trailing in lead of 28N.
Pan Am train EDBF (East Deerfield, MA to Bellows Falls, VT) makes its way through Northfield, MA. In a few short miles the train will leave Pan Am property and enter New England Central's main lin... (more)
Change of the guard at Rotterdam Jct.
MEC 7595 leads seven fellow dash 8s out of Rotterdam Jct on a Sunday extra on a muggy afternoon.
MEC 7595 leads seven fellow dash 8s up the grade on a Sunday extra on a muggy afternoon. It's actually pretty uncommon to see a daylight weekend job out of Rotterdam Junction especially on a Sund... (more)
Pan Am Southern is moving the Strates Carnival train, only partially loaded as many components were trucked from Buffalo to Essex Jct., VT. Train is seen passing the old interlocking tower at Joh... (more)
A beautiful Sunday afternoon to run into this nice PAR NS NS consist again making the rounds between Elnora and Ayer.
With Route 7 closed near the CPF526 interlocking, I was forced to make my last stand at Richmondville Road. This is likely my last ever chance to shoot a Pan Am blue EMD leading a freight on the... (more)
A Sunday crew shuttles a weekend EDRJ past the CPF470 signals for Coons Crossing on their last leg of the journey to the Rotterdam Branch.
A Sunday crew shuttles a weekend EDRJ over the Hudson with former CSXT war wagon dash 8s 7517 & 7622 on a spectacular afternoon in Saratoga County.
As the fog thickened and a cool air come over us at the east portal we had no questions as to if a train was coming, just how far in the 4.75 mile long tunnel was the biggest question
A short 287 makes its way west passing the former B&M tower
Returning to Fitchburg as light power, MEC 313 stretches its legs having just departed Hill Yard in Ayer, with conductor Ziko giving a wave out the window.