Mass Coastal 2008 and 2007 pull a loaded ballast train past a spur that leads to Ocean Spray in Middleboro. The two GP9s are working hard getting the train up to speed. Behind the engines are twel... (more)
After I had a conversation with a man telling me these tracks were abandoned, Mass Coastal 2008 heads south the Otis AFB in Falmouth with empty Energy Train hoppers. The train passes through Monk'... (more)
Mass Coastal 2008, a former Canadian National unit, comes back from the CSX and MBTA interchange in Middleboro with construction and demolition empties and Mass DOT ballast hoppers for Rochester. ... (more)
Ex-CN GP9RM 2008 slowly rolls through Middleboro with MBTA GP40MC 1130 and two CT Rail MBB coaches in tow.
Mass Coastal 2008 returns from the CSX interchange in Middleboro with five construction and demolition empties bound for Falmouth on a muggy July morning. The ex-CN unit sweeps the curve by milepo... (more)
Former CN GP9RM 2008 brings up the rear on the Cape Cod Central Polar Express equipment move to Buzzards Bay as it crosses over Cohasset Narrows in the setting sun.
Mass Coastal 2008 with empty Energy Train hoppers destined for Yarmouth crosses the Mill Creek trestle in Sandwich during the early morning hours.
After serving the MBTA for over a year and Cape Cod for just under a year, it is time these screamers go elsewhere. In March of 2015, the MBTA leased 7 F40PHRs from Rail World Locomotive Leasing, ... (more)
Former Canadian National GP9RM 2008 leads a mixed Energy Train and Cape Cod Central deadhead train along the Cape Cod Canal in Bourne. The dinner train at the rear will uncouple at Buzzards Bay an... (more)
On a frigid afternoon, former CN GP9RM 2008 exits the Rochester Yard and goes onto the Cape Main with 2 MBTA coaches. As 2008's engineer kicks 2008 into notch 8, a massive plume of smoke is emitte... (more)
With the Foliage Nearing the Peak, Former Canadian National GP9RM 2008 brings a string of hoppers bound for the Capeway industry in Middleboro. Also tagging along is a loaded ballast... (more)
On a warm, summer evening, Mass Coastal 2008 and 2007 bring a small freight train from Rochester to Taunton. Taking a ride on the rear-end in Mass Coastal 2010, which will haul balla... (more)
Two from Canada, one from the USA. Mass Coastal Ex. CN GP9RM 2008, Ex. ATSF GP9U 2007, and AMT 274 (leased by the MBTA) are leading a rare train of 10 MBTA coaches. The train is boun... (more)
Cousins. Mass Coastal 2008 Cape Cod Central 1501 spend the night in the yard at Hyannis. Though both are owned by parent company Cape Rail, they carry different reporting marks, so... (more)
For The Mileage Collectors. Massachusetts Bay Railroad Enthusiasts' chartered Day Cape Codder performs a spirited photo runby along the Cape Cod Canal, showing off the result... (more)