On this hot and hazy June day, Amtrak was making a special run from Albany, NY to Elmira, NY to pick up some new Viewliner sleepers. When the NS 23K got hit by the Otego detector with a hot wheel,... (more)
After a historic snowstorm dumped over 41" of snow on Binghamton, NY, NS decided a light engine plow train was in order. Since plow extras are a rarity here, I decided to go out and chase it.... (more)
A few times a year, Amtrak makes a special run on the NS D&H. After picking up new cars from Elmira, NY, AMTK 100 heads north through the curve in Otego, NY.
23K, looking like it just came out of a deep freeze, nears the River Street crossing on a blizzard like day in Otego, NY. The bridge seen in the background is a leftover from when this line was do... (more)
The NS 16R catches the last light of the golden hour as it moves north through Otego, NY.
A rare appearance of UP power on the NS D&H leads the NS 22k as it winds around the bend through Otego, NY.
The NS 23K comes out of the fog, and into the color near the State Hwy overpass in Otego, NY.
The NS 30T approaches a private crossing as it heads south through Otego NY
The NS Virginian Heritage unit leads the 22K into the sunrise and fog at Otego, NY.
The NS 30T, with an interesting mix of color and power,( particularly the third unit GECX 2040 ) passes by a farmers crossing in Otego, NY. We don't get a lot of variety on the NS D&H line, but wh... (more)
The NS 206 winds its way north under the State Hwy overpass in Otego, NY.
The NS 16R heads north past a farmer's pond in Otego, NY. You would be hard pressed to find a more meticulously maintained spot on the D&H. Luckily for railfans in the area, the property owner spe... (more)
Once again led by pure CN power on the Norfolk Southern D&H line, the NS 30T approaches a private crossing in Otego, NY.
NS train 205 heading for the River Street crossing on a frigid day in Otego, NY.
Train 30T, led by NS 4158 rolling by Otego, NY. As seen from atop Franklin Mountain.