A pair of Conrail U33Cs lead train BOSE (Boston-Selkirk) along the former Boston & Albany outside Ashland, MA. The B&A was largely six-axle GE territory during the Conrail era.
An unrepainted New York Central RS-3 easily handles a short Penn Central work train westbound at Ashland, MA, on the former Boston & Albany. The cargo is a signal cabin on its way to or from a new... (more)
A GE quartet consisting of three U25Bs and a U33C head up a westbound Penn Central freight at Ashland, MA. The train is bound from Boston to Selkirk on the former Boston & Albany.
In Conrail's first summer, a trio of six-axle GEs led by U33C 6551 head up a westbound freight out of Boston's Beacon Park Yard at Ashland, MA, on the former Boston & Albany.
A summer shower is pouring down as Amtrak train 448, the Boston section of the eastbound Lake Shore Limited, storms through Ashland, MA, with a mix of Heritage and Amfleet equipment behind the usu... (more)
Amtrak train 449, the Boston section of the Lake Shore Limited, rolls west through Ashland, MA, on the former Boston & Albany, behind the usual pair of E8s. At Albany it will combine with the New ... (more)
A long string of piggybacks follows the GE trio (C30-7A/C32-8/C32-8) up front as Conrail train TV-6 rattles the center of Ashland, MA, on the former Boston & Albany line. The building in the backg... (more)
Fresh out of the shop and resplendent in its newly restored New Haven Railroad colors, Connecticut DOT FL9 2019 led a New Haven Railroad Historical & Technical Association fantrip out of New Haven... (more)
On a blazing hot summer day in Massachusetts, Amtrak P932 glides towards Boston with an interesting consist in tow: Amtrak 10031 "Great Dome Lounge" and Amtrak NPCU 90214. Both the dome ... (more)
Afternoon local freight B722 makes its way west from Framingham towards Grafton, where it will set off cars for the Grafton & Upton Railroad.
Late Trains Get Later. They say late trains only get later, which worked in my favor when Amtrak's Veterans tribute unit made its first New England appearance. The train got into s... (more)
The 1065 in the lead of a single coach and 5 bilevels for the train to Worcester. The train is on westbound track one and MP25 preparing to stop at the Ashland T station.
Winter In New England. MBTA pushes inbound through downtown Ashland, en route from Worcester to Boston's South Station. Winter has finally made an appearance here in the Boston met... (more)