This is a lonely little chase down the Kennebec River to the state capitol. Very few open spots from Waterville on down.
PanAm's only high-hood GP7 is one of many high-hoods making the rounds in Waterville. This set is waiting for the Sappi local to clear in the yard while a "pumper" sits on the shop lead.
A pair of vintage geeps cast a reflection, leading SAPI-3 down the Hinckley Branch toward Waterville, ME. It's an amazing site to see these units in mainline service in 2009.
Having returned back to Madison after running up to North Anson the local will pick up loads of paper for a run south. ST 15 is the last active high hood GP7 left on the roster and still running o... (more)
Returning from recently reactivated track up to North Anson, local MD-1 is crossing the main street back into Madison
MD-1 creeps north along the Madison branch in a summer rain shower. The branch is a roller coaster ride for the crew.
Guilford's Waterville, ME-based WA-2 local prepares to depart for the East Augusta Industrial Track behind aged former MEC GP7, now ST 15.
A bit banged and bruised along with a number punched in, this GP7 still is purring at 55+ years old!