Housatonic train NX12 creeps ahead to clear the second street switch and drop their cars for CSX's Q425 to pick up, with a classic brick building in the background.
With fall color starting to show, Housatonic Railroad Train NX-12 works it's way up the 0.9% grade along the eastern bank of the Housatonic River in Glendale, Massachusetts. With today's short tr... (more)
Underway through the village of Housatonic, Massachusetts with 14 loads and 5 empties for Pittsfield in tow, Housatonic Railroad Co. NX-12 navigates between the many historic mill buildings of dow... (more)
With a trio of turbocharged, dynamic braking equipped Electro-Motive General Purpose "Geep" units as power, the crew of NX-12 throttles up 3601 as they approach the Sand Road crossing so... (more)
NX13 rolls around the corner at the sound end of one of the few small sections of welded rail found on the HRRC main. This section is about 1/4 mile and traverses three crossings
3601 rounds a curve near the Falls Village hydro-electric plant's upper canal house and the Housatonic River dam in Falls Village, CT
NX13 pauses while shuffling cars around Canaan with some late summer sunlight beaming down on GP35 3601. Thanks to a state grant, the historic New Haven/Central New England Railroad station is fin... (more)
NX-13 passes by Great Falls in Falls Village, CT as it heads south to New Milford, CT.
Industrial Ghost Town After picking up their train in Pittsfield Yard, NX-13 heads west on the CSX Berkshire Subdivision before entering their own trackage at CP150. NX-13 is seen passing... (more)
NX-12 sits tied down in Lenox.
The Housatonic Railroad makes a stop to do some switching adjacent to the Berkshire Scenic Railroad Museum at Lenox, Mass. The train is southbound from the CSX interchange at Pittsfield, Mass.
One of the HRRC's spiffy GP35s rests at the compact engine terminal in Canaan. Peeking through the trees in the background is the town's famous, historic station - looking quite good after having ... (more)
HRRC 3601 rests in the HRRC Engine Facility on a quiet Sunday Afternoon.
NX12 comes out of the slow order in Housatonic and is about to make a couple cuts at the railroad location known as Rising.
NX12 carries on southbound after making a series of cuts at the railroad location known as "Rising." The Housatonic had a fairly long train this Sunday afternoon.