A glimpse back into yesteryear into what once was the old "PD" tower. PD tower served an important role on the Montauk branch, where the block operators regularly hooped up train orders ... (more)
Interior view at PD Tower; less than a week after taking this photo, the tower was taken out of service and has since been demolished.
PD Tower Operator hoops orders up to the Conductor on a train bound for Speonk
PD Tower Operator hoops orders up to the engineer of LI 409
Engine 516 waiting to deadhead back to Babylon
PD Tower operator Craig Lombardi hands off orders to train 2736, which was 37 minutes late on this brisk November evening.