On the morning of May 6th, 2019 I did my usual routine of waking up and turning on my scanner because during this period RUPO and PORU had a consistent schedule of a morning RUPO and an afternoon ... (more)
Fitchburg Local - Fitchburg bases local FI-1 struggles to take only around 20 cars through Shirley long hood forward. The turbo on the GP40 did not sound pleasant as I could barely hear the locomo... (more)
After switching Rousselot in Peabody, MA, BO-1 hustles Westbound through Central Square in Downtown Lynn, MA on their return trip to Boston. Twice a week, this local services the last remaining cu... (more)
The equipment half of The Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus Train awaits loading in downtown Manchester. The passenger cars were stored a half an hour south in Pan Am's Nashua yard.
On a perfectly frigid New England day a big eastbound manifest rounds the "famous" Pownal Curve along the Hoosic River on the former Boston & Maine mainline now operated by the Pan Am Southern. D... (more)
On a cold but spectacularly clear January day a big eastbound Pan Am freight hammers through town on the old Boston & Maine mainline enroute to East Deerfield Yard. This line was first laid down ... (more)
Just after 6am, PORU passes through some beautiful spring colors.
One of the few spots where you can get long views of trains in this part of Maine without trees in the way.
PORU with three Guilford painted units running elephant style passes by some water and approaches a small bridge over it.
Thanks to the leaves not being on the trees yet, I was able to find a nice spot to watch and shoot PORU crossing the Presumpscot River.
The mainstay of today's Pan Am Railways motive power fleet, GP40-2LW 515 leads GP40 374 on train EDNM-09 east past the signal governing movement to the Rumford Branch at Leeds Jct., ME.
MABA downtown Bangor at the Waterfront
Short consist headed south with MEC517
RURJ power headed for the house.