Mist, Coastline, and Layovers. Two MBTA Sets await their next Sunday assignment back to Boston as spurts of sun cut through the humidity on the South Coast.
Summer in Manchester Hahbahh. Inbound over the draw, an overhead-counterweight built in 1911. It's a spectacular summer once again on the North Shore!
Train To The Sea..view. Under an arrangement that lasted for several years, on June 11, 2016, Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority - MBTA MBTX 2032 (HSP46, MPI, 2013–2014) leads an ... (more)
It appears the T logo hasn't been applied yet to MBTA 2034's new nose, seen here at Titicut Street in Bridgewater, MA.
Awoke to a bright sunny morning. Looked out my hotel window and was able to catch MBTA 505 running along the Mass Pike.
Running nearly thirty minutes late, an afternoon train from Worcester to Boston passes through Wellseley Farms after making a station stop.
A morning commuter train for Boston passes under a hotel that is built on a deck over the erstwhile New York Central (Boston & Albany) main.
Having just checked into my hotel that sits on a deck over the old Boston & Albany and the Mass Pike, I am entertained by a Worcester to Boston commuter train about to pass underneath me on this r... (more)
MBTA 2014 is seen leading a train out of Boston's North Station, crossing the rolling lift bridge over the Charles River. The former Boston & Maine signal tower can be seen a... (more)
Cutting Through the Snow
On February 19, 2021, I braved the snowstorm to get some drone shots of local commuter trains at Wellesley Farms. This shot was taken around 11 in the morning afte... (more)
An outbound commuter train to Worcester slows to stop at Wellesley Square on a cold and brisk January afternoon. The Worcester Line is one of 5 routes on the MBTA network operating on weekends as ... (more)
An interesting contrast between old and new. MBTA HSP46 2023, built in 2014, leads an almost 2 hour late Cape Flyer as it passes Cape Cod Central's "Scenic Train" with a pair of ex New H... (more)
Train 427 leaves a station stop at Ayer, MA after dropping off commuters headed home from Boston.
Inbound train 110 crosses over the Manchester Draw Bridge
One of the forty MPI HSP46 locomotives owned by the MBTA undergoes routine maintenance at Boston Engine Terminal. Photo taken with permission, appropriate safety PPE was worn.