Transformer extra 3600 is seen creeping through the tight bridge at Trinity, with all watchful eyes available checking the clearance. There was foreman on the other side watching as well.
On an overcast Sunday morning in West Cornwall, a pair of Housatonic GP35s lead southbound NX-12 towards New Milford.
NX12 rolls south along River Rd under a canopy of green as it heads to New Milford, CT.
A matched set of Housy's GP35's 3604 and 3602 snake along river road in West Cornwall, CT with a very long NX12 due to backlog from a derailment last week about a half mile north of here
Housatonic Railroad train NX12 hits the second of five crossings within a three-mile stretch along River Road in West Cornwall, CT
NX13 rolls around the corner at the sound end of one of the few small sections of welded rail found on the HRRC main. This section is about 1/4 mile and traverses three crossings
NX13 gets skinny and ducks underneath an old single lane bridge in West Cornwall, CT, that has probably been around since New Haven steamers and Alco RS3's ruled the Berkshire Line.
Today's NX11 was going the wrong way! The normally northbound train was traversing the many crossings on River Road in West Cornwall, CT southbound with only three cars in tow.
With the excursion train paused at West Cornwall for the first photo stop on the trip, the Metro North condutor speaks with the Housatonic pilot engineer. This train was the first passenger run op... (more)