The engineer prepares to climb aboard his horse before a day of riding.
Q458 comes northbound through through the single track north of Hauge with a classic YN2 leading
An extra 10N heads eastbound in the morning sun with a nice set of power.
K602 and Q273 were the talk of the day on the Albany Division, and after chasing Q273 a bit I made the trek west to get K602 at VO with an NS D9, CSX SD40, and CP SD60.
Q620 brought a nice addition to the show with an old YN2 C40-8W, and even better a YN2 SD70MAC!
C711 runs around the Q409 which is holding its nearly two mile long train for northbound traffic, as the train will not fit in any sidings between 68 and the opposing Northbound.
The red hot Q008 knocks down a clear signal at CP 52 in the morning sun
The Regal Bag CO. sets a nice background to the old YN2 motors on Q158
The city buzz is joined by the sound of pounding GE's and the throng of an EMD as Q409 moves south through 33
Q008 slowly approaches CP 5 with instructions on entering the yard
Q091 heads west through Fonda with empty salad cars going out to be loaded.
Amtrak 122 leads 401 south just out of Springfield
4831 sits among some other shades of blue on a warm summer morning.
A throng of fans observe the 765 as she moves through the yard next to 759 where the two will be on static display for the day.
6545 leans into the curve as the train pulls into West Haven