On a Saturday evening in Chatham, New York, and with the fall colors beginning to show, Amtrak 449, the Boston section of the Lake Shore Limited, highballs west for Albany-Rensselaer station.
Housatonic NX-13 holds in Pittsfield yard awaiting CSX Q425 to clear. CSX 3271 brings up the rear of the westbound freight as the DPU (Distributed Power Unit), along with gondolas loaded with larg... (more)
The Sunday Housatonic NX-13 job pauses in Pittsfield before shoving back into the yard at CP-148, where the crew would wait all afternoon for CSX trains Q424 and Q425. NX-13 wouldn't depart for Ca... (more)
CSX manifest train Q425 from West Springfield slows as it crosses from track 1 to 2 at CP-148, which is just out of view past the Junction Road overpass. The loaded ballast hoppers on the head end... (more)
A partial collapse inside of Pan Am's Hoosac Tunnel has brought Norfolk Southern intermodal trains 22K and 23K detouring over CSXTs Boston Line to Worcester. The power for Z016-17 is a Dash 9 and ... (more)
On the former Boston & Albany, now CSXTs Boston Line, a GEVO leads two AC4400CWs 485 and 484 on train Q425-18 (West Springfield, MA - Selkirk, NY)
A trio of Connecticut Southern locomotives lay over for the weekend at the CSX West Springfield Yard. With the CSOR part of Genesee & Wyoming, this power set includes locomotives that are part of ... (more)
Q425-01 (West Springfield, MA - Selkirk, NY) with a pair of AC4400s and a GP40-2 for power.
The Boston section of Lake Shore Limited 449 is lead by Amtrak's phase III 145 heritage, as it rolls through Chatham, with the former station and iconic clock tower visible in the background. Due ... (more)
Lake Shore Limited 449 passes through Chatham on a summer evening.
CSX ES44AC-H 3065 makes easy work of the small Q424-08 from Selkirk yard, as the train crests the top of Washington Hill on a chilly Thursday afternoon in the Berkshires.
Lakeshore Limited 449 at MP-107 in Westfield.
The Boston section of the Lakeshore Limited (P449-04) passing through West Springfield. Trailing behind the lead locomotive is Amtrak's phase III heritage P40DC 822.