NHN's southbound loaded sand train to Boston crosses the NH/ME border at Milton Pond, before returning to NH soil some 1500 feet later on a warm evening.
Even in the dead of winter, New Hampshire Northcoast's Monday-to-Thursday loaded sand train makes the trip from the pit in Ossipee, NH to Boston Sand & Gravel. Shorter trains means the railroad's ... (more)
The southbound NHN job is seen here arriving at a location known as Tri-City to do some switching. Recently rebuilt GP38-2 #3823 leads two sisters 3825 and FURX 5509.
New Hampshire Northcoast is Southbound on the former B&M Conway Branch, passing through the little town of Milton behind recently rebuilt and repainted GP38-2 3823. Standing in the back bed of my... (more)
New Hampshire Northcoast's freshly rebuilt and repainted GP38-2 leads the daily sand train to from Ossipee, NH to Boston Sand & Gravel in Boston.
With the Union Village Community Association hosting Union Village Heritage Day, the New Hampshire Northcoast sent GP38-2 #3823, a ballast car, caboose, and GP18 #1801 to be on displayed. The trai... (more)
NHN 2 GP38-2s sandwhich recently repainted GP18 #1801 as they head south.
Limping In. DOBO finally makes its appearance into 3rd Avenue in Somerville. They had been sitting a few blocks away for quite a while after losing their air near Walnut Street. B... (more)
New Hampshire Northcoast heads south through Somersworth, NH on their way to Dover yard to drop off gas cars. They hit snow banks that were brought by the recent storm.
Making good time out of Ossipee, 3823 leads the way south on the causeway through Milton Pond. The dark storm clouds above the train would soon bring about a short torrential downpour, but when th... (more)
DOBO waits in dover for a crew to take it west down to Boston.
DOBO waits in Dover for a recrew to take it west to Boston.
NHN sets sail, heading across the Union Meadows in Wakefield, NH.
Sand train heads to Dover
Light engines cross one of the three ponds in Milton.