Morning light at Art Colony Cut. Deep in the Berkshire Mountains, Westbound CSX intermodal I019 charges up the grade through Chester, MA as it follows the Westfield River through the valley.
Slowly rolling down grade through Chester.
Fall Colors and EMDs: The leaves show off their color as Q008 flies over the Westfield River as it heads east over the Berkshire Subdivision. 008 has a rare pair on this run, CSXT 8849 , an... (more)
The sun starts to warm a cold Autumn morning as the third and final westbound intermodal Q019 ascends the east flank of Washington Hill with ease, rounding the apex of the horseshoe curve at the &... (more)
Conrail’s SEFR-2 freight led by EMD SD50 No. 6819 passes mile 129.5 west of Chester, Massachusetts, working over the old Boston & Albany route on May 22, 1993.
Springtime in the BerkshiresThe fresh greenery of springtime abounds as Conrail’s FRSE-2 freight, led by GE C30-7A No. 6579, passes milepost 129 on the old Boston & Albany line west o... (more)
Fall foliage in the Berkshires: B424 glides east across the Westfield River in Chester, MA with some nice late fall foliage in the background.
Morning eastbound Q264 comes down hill through Chester in the morning sun.
The Chester Depot caretaker watches as CSX Q264 glides by the depot as it descends the eastern slope of Washington Hill in Chester, MA.
Deep in the Berkshire Mountains X264 crosses over one of several stone arch bridges along the Berkshire Sub.
The westbound Lakeshore limited Amtrak P449 hustles through Chester, MA just has the annual Chester On Track wraps it up until next year.
Q022 heads through Chester, MA with an odd leader; CSXT 8781, the last SD60M wearing the YN2 paint scheme. This was certainly a welcome break from the usual GEVO parade that the B&A is known for.
B943 kicks up snow as it heads through Chester, MA on its way to the end of the double track at CP123. At 123 they will await the arrival of the Q427 and assist them up the Washington Grade. Helpe... (more)
Q424 glides across the river in Chester, MA on a beautiful Sunday afternoon.
Q425 thunders through Chester, MA as he attacks the eastern slope of Washington Hill with a fairly large train 0f 138 cars.