A westbound ballast train clears up in the siding at Post.
"LI 165 Tows Rerailed M7s at Jamaica" Long Island Rail Road Extra 165 tows a rerailed Bombardier M7 pair past HALL Tower (blocked by electrical boxes) at Jamaica. Earlier that mor... (more)
Two MTA PD officers gaze at the 171, the chase engine for 2015's circus train.
Engines 171 and 150 had the duty of the work train. They brought loaded gondolas to drop rail for the ongoing layup track project.
Extra 171 West holds short of Divide 4's stop signal right next to the tower. In a few moments, the train would proceed into Hicksville station, then head east to Port Jefferson.
Work Train 2 heads down the NYAR Secondary (formerly Montauk Branch) with 30 empty ballast hoppers in tow for refill. They are destined for Fresh Pond for interchange with the Providence & Worcest... (more)