A southbound Regional winds through the tight curves of the Northeast Corridor at Sharon, just south of Boston, on a sunny but cold December afternoon.
A southbound Amtrak Acela Express is on the opening stretch of its trip down to Washington as it winds along the Northeast Corridor and past the shelters and station building at Sharon. The sun is... (more)
New Kid on the Block
Amtrak 874, the Avelia Liberty deadhead passes Sharon on its way to Boston to test over the next week.
A MBTA Commuter Rail train drops passengers off in Sharon.
An MBTA Commuter Rail train drops passengers off in Sharon.
Amtrak Acela Express speeds through Sharon Station at well over 100mph traveling from Boston to Washington, DC.
The late afternoon sun illuminates the New England autumn foliage at Sharon, MA, as an MBTA Boston-Providence commuter train hurries by behind F40PH 1010.
The lead unit of this Northeast Corridor doubleheader is one of the five ex-PRR E8s that Amtrak modified with HEP generators to make them compatible with Amfleet. The Washington-bound train is les... (more)
Even the most common sights in railroading, like an Amtrak F40 with a string of Amcoaches, eventually become history. This Northeast Corridor train was speeding south through Sharon, MA, near the ... (more)
An Amtrak Acela Express blasts through Sharon Station at 125 mph on a January afternoon in 2014.
Acela Express Train 2253 Boston Ma. To Washington D.C. rolls down the speedway. Track speed at this location 150 MPH.
F10 rebuilt from a GM&O F7 captures late spring afternoon light heading south on rebuilt shoreline trackage.
The lonely RDC on the morning Providence local in 1966. Present day service rquires at least four cars and, all rush hour trains are packed. The price of gas and slow highway travel does not hurt.
Amtrak and MBTA track workers are finishing up the first major over haul of the ex-New Haven Shorline track structure since WWII.
The MBTA, or the "T" Commuter rail started runnig push-pull at the same time AMTRAK was rebuilding the old New Haven Shorline.