A rail train works the New Castle Sub on a beautiful late August morning.
For the second time in a week, the 23K featured the ex-Indiana Railroad SD90MAC, making it a popular tourist attraction in Massachusetts on a beautiful Sunday afternoon.
A local shoves some tankers up the wye onto the mainline before it heads west. Unfortunately this was the only shot I could get before chasing away some guy peeing on my truck. The freak show at t... (more)
A few cars from the loaded grain train came off the tracks in Ayer. Luckily there were no injuries or significant damage.
The EDPO with the 606 "snoot nose" leading, backs down the wye in Ayer to pick up some cars before it proceeds to Portland.
The 23K awaits its departure west, with a foreign visitor in tow. Today one couldn't throw a stone without hitting another railfan in Ayer.
The POSE (Portland - Selkirk) is on it's way into Ayer, during some of the only sunlight of the day before the thunderstorms settle into the area.
A few EMD products idle in the Lawrence yard on a beautiful Memorial Day weekend. Note: taken from a parking lot adjacent to the yard. Luckily for me the fence was partially flattened, presumably ... (more)
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.