Past the nominal end of summer. Labor Day is perceived as the end of summer because of the return to school and normal work practices for many Americans. One “end of summer” is the return of a mor... (more)
Weekend layover. Very accessible yard for photos from street.
No question about the wye – The protect set for weekend service sits on the Montauk Wye on the morning of 7/16/2017, DM30AC 500 facing east. The wye, which is still in service, sits at the railro... (more)
Summer weekend layover at the yard.
Winter in Montauk is not as busy as the summer months. This day finds 2 trains in the station, which lies next to Montauk Manor on the right, built in the 1920's.
The class DM30AC unit led the LIRR's last named train, The Cannonball, to Montauk tonight with 9 standard coaches and 3 reserve coaches which offer beverages to the thirsty crowds on the 115 mile ... (more)
The first parlor car train has arrived at Montauk for the July 4 weekend. GP38-2 274 has turned on the wye and has coupled up to Power pack 619 for the move to the yard. After tying down the train... (more)
The Cannonball is the Long Island Railroad's answer to a fast getaway. Taking you from Penn Station in New York City to the Hamptons, Amagansett, Montauk, and other towns on the Eastern end of Lon... (more)
All engines are shut down for the weekend at Montauk Yard. This saturday morning view shows the 515 at the bumper block. Awaiting the call to action sunday for the vacationers return to NYC.