On a windy, cold and clear morning, the CP/D&H Toys for Tots special departs Kenwood Yard for CP-01 for it's run north over the Colonie Subdivision for Mechanicville. This beautiful paint scheme... (more)
The railfan community was recently rocked with the sad news that the beloved "BC O'Brien" blue n' gray CP heritage unit 7312 had been repainted into CP red at the NRE Silvis Shops in July by CP m... (more)
Coming out of the deep cloud shadow, a small work train extra bound for Binghamton passes the former Nineveh Junction led by the classic D&H colors on a beautiful spring afternoon.
The spring greens have finally begun to pop in this scenic valley as a beautiful stretch of sun, blue skies and warmth has greeted the northeast by early May after a long cold and cloudy March an... (more)
After getting burned by a couple cloud shadows at two other favorite locations, the low sun finally held on as this work extra races south for Binghamton. You couldn't ask for a nicer afternoon ... (more)
After meeting a CP #253 at CPF503, The CP "heritage" unit 7312 leads a mini work train as it throttles up for the grade ahead to Howes Cave on a drop dead gorgeous day in the Schoharie Valley. ... (more)
With flags and banners snapping in the wind, the Toys for Tots' special clatters into Cobleskill for it's next stop before Delanson. Note the nice touch up paint applied to the '7312's running ge... (more)
When a fallen tree 'stranded' the normally nocturnal CP D44 crew out of Saratoga, a few lucky souls had a chance to lens this beauty snoozing in the afternoon sunshine at Eagle Brdge on the Batt... (more)
Three Class I railroads are represented by diesel power at Steamtown's Lackawanna Railfest: CSX ES44AC 909, CP (ex-D&H) GP38-2 7312 and a rather dirty NS Dash-9 9678.
The snow showers have stopped briefly as CP freight #253-13 charges for Richmondville Summit on a moody Sunday morning. Leading the seven unit train is a jaw dropping surprise out of Binghamton... (more)
A brief splash of sun finds a colorful #253-13 as it curves northward through Central Bridge led by a rare jewel in 2008!
A stunning surprise is on the point of a seven unit #253-13 today. The freight makes a wonderful sound as the crew notches it up out of the Schenevus Valley along Route 7 in the heart of D&H co... (more)
A very colorful #253-13 has crested Richmondville Summit out of Binghamton. We asked-where are all the photographers???
CP had two of their D&H Geeps working in Kenwood yard, 7312 is seen here pushing on a cut into the yard