During the so-called Blizzard of '96 in New England, Amtrak 175 (westbound) scores a point for the "all-weather mode" as it crosses the Niantic River drawbridge (Nan). An offshore breeze is keepi... (more)
Different Eras Meet. Although December is definitely not beach weather in New England, I nonetheless visited Niantic Beach to record 2002-built Acela Express rolling across the 1907... (more)
Not Long For This World. Acela Express Trainset 2, delivered on 4/19/2002, glides over the 1907-vintage Niantic River movable bridge. Work on the replacement bridge will reportedly begin i... (more)
In the care of an HHP, Amtrak 175 tiptoes over the soon-to-be-replaced Niantic River bridge. Viewed from the Niantic beach boardwalk.
Providence & Worcester train NR-2 crosses the Niantic River Drawbridge. Canon EOS 20D, Sigma 15mm f/2.8 EX Fisheye
A northbound Acela Express crosses the Niantic River Drawbridge into Waterford, CT on a crisp St. Patrick's Day. Canon EOS 20D, Sigma 15mm f/2.8 EX Fisheye