On a northbound Downeaster.
Pan Am road freight POAY is seen crossing Sutton Street in North Andover on its trip from Portland to Ayer with a matching set of corporate painted power.
Pan Am Portland to Ayer freight POAY is seen splitting the signals at BW 29 in North Andover with a matching blue lashup.
MEC SD40-2 3405 races through the signal at milepost B29 in North Andover on the point of westbound train POAY. 3405 is unique among the remaining Pan AM SD40s as it is the only remaining SD45-2 c... (more)
Uncertain Future: The Pan Am Railways OCS (Office Car Special) is unquestionably the crown jewel of the PAR fleet. With the abundant speculation following Pan Am publicly going for sale this year,... (more)
With strict social distancing rules in place, trackside is a nice place to go and in theory not be around people. With word out that Pan Am was sending their wreck train from Rigby Yard in Portlan... (more)
POAY is seen heading West through North Andover with a nice leader on an unseasonably warm Winter day.
Even in the dead of winter, New Hampshire Northcoast's Monday-to-Thursday loaded sand train makes the trip from the pit in Ossipee, NH to Boston Sand & Gravel. Shorter trains means the railroad's ... (more)
Amtrak's Downeaster cuts through downtown North Andover during rush hour.
A Pan Am plow extra rounds the corner in North Andover, MA pushing bits of snow out of the way. The big pile of snow sitting on the plow shows how much snow was pushed out of the way from Portland... (more)
This former Trona SD45-2 has just come out of the paint shop and is pictured here leading the Office Car Special at track speed.