After serving Rousselot on the South Reading Branch, BO-1 hustles back to Boston with 5 empties in tow. This area was once home to several freight locals and even a few road freights during the Bo... (more)
Minutes after train 174, MBTA (Keolis) commuter train #122 from Rockport cross Beverly Draw inbound towards Salem.
MBTA (Keolis) commuter train #174 rumbles across Beverly Draw inbound towards Salem and eventually Boston. Low tide from the ocean is evident here, as a few docks that extend into the bay where th... (more)
MEC 381 and 345 (GP40s) have just run around their train in Salem, MA before heading to Rousselot in Peabody.
BO-1 exits the Salem Tunnel enroute to Boston with 5 empties from Rousselot in tow. This was one of the first times a newly acquired GE ventured into Commuter Rail territory!
One of Pan Am Railways three in service high hood GP40's is assigned to local BO-1, a Monday through Friday local based in Everett, MA. Here, the local shoves one empty covered hopper from Roussel... (more)
An MBTA commuter train on the coastal Rockport/Newburyport line glides along the tidal North River at Salem, MA. Equipment is an FP-10 cab unit with a set of depowered RDC coaches. Come the weeken... (more)
Meets MBTA train
On a beautiful fall Friday in November, Pan Am local freight LA-4 is seen shoving 9 empties towards the Keolis/MBTA commuter rail mainline.
A rare sight is a local freight into Salem. An even rarer sight is a set of two locomotives on a Salem local. LA-1 is tied down at the Bridge Street Yard and probably won't be moving anytime soon ... (more)
Pan Am with 7 cars for Eastman Geliatine, one of its few remaining eastern Mass. customers.
Train #113 for Rockport is about to leave the station in Salem MA. This is my very last photo of 2008.