MBTA Pulling Freight
A Sunday afternoon extra pulls a few flatcars out to Stoughton for a crossing replacement. Riding atop these cars were two strings of rail and a couple dozen ties. Two... (more)
A Stoughton-bound MBTA train arrives at Canton Junction, MA with a consist of matching cars. I believe the MPI HSP-46 is the only commuter locomotive in the US powered by a GEVO prime mover.
As clouds fill the sky the sun managed to partially light up the Canton Viaduct as a Providence bound MBTA train crosses.
Cent At Canton. Amtrak 100 (P42DC, Midnight Blue) lead train 66(25) up the Northeast Corridor from Washington D.C. to Boston, Massachusetts on June 25-26, 2021. A diesel was used due to acc... (more)
An outbound Providence Line train slows for the stop at Canton Junction on sunny but cold December afternoon. MBTA and Keolis is running a reduced level service over the next 2 weeks due to the ri... (more)
Amtrak's 185-year-old Canton Viaduct still gets the job done, hosting trains ranging from this northbound MBTA local all the way to the fastest train in the Americas, Amtrak's Acela.
On its way from Boston to New York, one of Amtrak's three United Aircraft TurboTrains glides across the Canton Viaduct in Canton, MA, on a summer day. These high speed pioneers operated from 1969 ... (more)
The Canton Viaduct was completed in 1835 by the Boston & Providence Railroad. At the time, it was the largest viaduct in the world with a height of 70 feet and a length of 615 feet. It is the las... (more)
A Boston-Providence commuter train operated by Conrail for the MBTA accelerates away from the stop at Canton Junction, MA. Conrail took over from Penn Central six months earlier and equipment owne... (more)
Canton Viaduct was built by the Boston & Providence Rail Road in 1835 to support the tiny locomotives of the day, and now, well past its 175th birthday, it carries Acelas. Back in 1980 one of the ... (more)
A couple days after getting a couple feet of snow, Keolis 1807 rounds the corner into Canton Junction, kicking up some snow as he pulls into the station.
The MBTA Davisville Extra makes it's way to Canton Junction, with F40 1027 leading, and GP9 904 and genset 3248 trailing.
On the day before Thanksgiving, Amtrak 137 blasts through Canton Junction, giving me a horn salute as he passes through the station
A Stoughton to Boston train heads towards the Stoughton Branch junction with the Northeast Corridor, making a station stop first at the beautiful New Haven depot.