The POSE (Portland - Selkirk) enters the wye in Ayer on it's way into the Hill Yard. The second unit on this train brought the railfans out of the woodwork.
The 415 waits for the 422 to clear before it approaches the Ayer station to drop off it's commuters from Boston.
I was finally able to catch the 23K in decent sunlight, after a long Seattle-like stretch of weather in Massachusetts. There was a gentleman behind me who had much the same idea as I did this day.
The 23K waits for a couple of MBTA commuter trains before beginning it's long journey west to Chicago.
The Downeaster passes under an old B&M signal bridge on it's way out of Dover.
The 693 departs Dover, NH for Wells, ME and beyond.
The POSE (Portland - Selkirk) awaits it's crew to take it to west, as the Downeaster slips by en route to Portland.
A pair of light engines head east through Yanda Interlocking towards the New Castle Yard.
With a foreign visitor to NE Ohio in the lead, the crew of the eastbound K630 gets a friendly wave from the conductor of the K325 at Yanda Interlocking. This location is named for the former Young... (more)
A CSX employee surveys the freshly cleaned ditch from the caboose as the Loram Ditch Cleaner heads west past McDonald Steel and Larry's Truck and Electric.