A clear night over Plainville Yard, Ex CSX 5936 now Pan Am 5936 B40-8 down rated to a B20-8 sits idling on a cold March night, The unit still wears the old YN2 paint from its CSX days.
Getting this shot reminds me of shots ive seen from a great New Haven Photographer, Thomas J. McNamera, Who's son is a great family friend of mine. The Southbound Test Train comes flying through N... (more)
A big lash up of different units on Q363 through the snow at Lock 14.
Amtrak empire service train P280 round the curve at Lock 14 with snow all around.
Heavy snow hangs on the trees from a heavy snow fall over night, CSX Q561-02 is running a few hours late because of this weather issue, a nice CREX ES44AC does the honors of leading the freight we... (more)
Pan Am Job PL-1 heads west through Bristol with tanks for inland gas up in Terryville. Todays local has a Ex CSX B40-8 for power.
Only train in sunlight we got was Q272 racing eastbound through Amsterdam.
Snow is falling harder as the Q253 thunders west after holding at CP80 for a southbound.
A gem leading Sundays Q253, Ex BNSF 8221, Ex Santa Fe SD75M heads northbound through West Park with a long string of empty auto, these unit has seen better days but is a rare treat in this parts.
"Coming down the mountain" Cutting through the heavy fog off the Mountain, Hotshot Q022 coast eastbound through Huntington along Rte 20.
Getting under way after making a pick up in Westfield, Q425 is gunning it for the hill trying to get as much of a run as they can before the grade really starts, Decent size train for a sunday.
As Q425 departs West Springfield yard, Q022 comes through Town with a clean Tier 4 on the point.
Hotshot Q003 blast through Fonda with some friends near by.
The bright YN2 Paint from the lead AC44CW shines in the evening sun along the Mohawk river at Lock 14, an Ex LMS C40-8W trails behind.
Another clean YN2 AC44CW leader leads Q635 west Through Fonda, Note the GECX 3000 Next Fuel Unit trailing, that unit is a long way from home.