CTrail train 4407 from Springfield to New Haven, passes the Windsor Locks Canal and Ahlstrom-Munksjo Nonwovens plant on a summer afternoon in July.
Starting on Monday, July 18 through September 11, most Springfield Line trains will be replaced with buses, while Hartford Station gets rehabilitated. On the second to last day of CTrail service, ... (more)
A Hartford-New Haven CTrail train passes the circa 1871 former train station at Wallingford, CT. Used by Amtrak until moving to a new station with high-level platforms about a half-mile north of h... (more)
CTrail 6708 is the latest rebuilt P40BH to hit the rails. It's seen leading a late-running morning train 4403 in Meriden. Originally it was built for Amtrak as their 812, then it wore number 4800 ... (more)
CTrail 4407 at Wallingford.
The 11:47am CTrail train 4403 departs Wallingford Station on a Tuesday morning in July. CTrail P40BH 6709 is former New Jersey Transit 4801 and Amtrak 808. It had a complete overhaul at Amtrak's B... (more)
Trackside Pizza in Wallingford is a popular location for photographing trains on the Springfield Line. Most shots seen from here are usually head-on because that's when the sun is best. However, w... (more)
On the afternoon of July 4th, CTrail train 6455 arrives in Windsor to make its 2:48pm stop. Due to the small boarding platform and close proximity to the crossing, trains briefly occupy Central St... (more)
CTrail train 6457 in Wallingford.
It's a blue sky Sunday afternoon on July 4th weekend, as CTrail train 6455 crosses East Main Street in Meriden.
Shore Line East train 1687 arrives at Clinton Station on the evening of April 13, 2022.
In the early evening from the Route 174 overpass in Newington, CTrail train 4463 cruises south passing Webster Brook.
The Day It Will Be True Is Today. A few days after the 25th Anniversary of Shore Line East Service, CTRail/CTDX GP40-2H 6694 (née-BO 4005, GP40, 8/1971) led a string of former Virginia Rai... (more)
A Sunset Cameo. On Friday, May 18, 2022, CTDX P40BWH 6705 (née-AMTK 841, P40DC) pulls Shore Line East Train 1687 west from the Old Saybrook, Connecticut Station. This former P40DC is one o... (more)
Just Trying It Out. In response to substantial construction on Interstate 95 in 1990, the Connecticut Department of Transportation decided to institute temporary local service along the Nor... (more)