Retired Boston & Maine/MBTA Buddliner cars sit along a siding in Lincoln, NH. Clearly, these cars have seen better days.
Following the demise of the Bayonne to Cranford Scoot, NJDOT found itself with some excess RDC cars at the very same time that it was short of power and trainsets on its former Erie diesel lines. ... (more)
Still can't believe I only rode this line once. Thought I'd get more chances but it didn't last that long after this visit. This was the Conrail Bayonne Scoot, inherited from the Jersey Central an... (more)
CN 1501, a track geometry car rushes East through Davison.
A Baltimore & Ohio commuter train made up of what B&O called Speedliners.
With a mix of Maryland DOT and Baltimore and Ohio RDC cars, train 39 from Washington DC travels through Forest Glen MD on a beautiful spring day. I think the second car came from the Roger William... (more)
After over 10 years of storage, the former Boston and Maine RDC's on the R&N return to service! On April 17th, an invitation-only excursion ran from Port Clinton to Pottsville, to North Reading, a... (more)
CN's Budd RDC track inspection car heads north through Lemont.
A set of former Pennsylvania Reading Seashore Lines RDC cars pause on home rails on the Cape May Branch at Cold Spring Village. The tower was moved to the historic village from Woodbine Junction.
RP.net's own Tom Farence gets the shot of CN 1501 inspecting the IAIS mainline through the Quad Cities on its way from Council Bluffs, IA to Peoria, IL.
British Columbia Railways Caribou Prospector loads at the North Vancouver train station before beginning its trip north. This train left right about at dawn. Heartbreaking that it and its RDCs are... (more)
The Blackhawk enroute to Dubuque Iowa at Roosevelt Rd. For a collection of shots taken on this trip see the Godfatherrails.com Channel>