A joint PAR/NS combined OCS rumbles westbound for Mohawk Yard to split it's train and deboard it's passengers out of New England on a beautiful summer afternoon.
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So, as a railfan and photographer we all have those places we have to see and shoot once in our lives. Those "bucket list" spots that are Meccas for those of ... (more)
Pan Am Railways PAR 1 and PAR 2 pass through Reading, Ma while they lead the OCS into the Boston Engine Terminal for special trips out of North Station the next day.
Pan Am Railway's Office Car Special races a MBTA orange line as they both head toward Boston. The OCS is coming off the former Boston and Maine Western Route and soon will arrive at Boston Engine ... (more)
With confirmation of the Pan AM Office Car Special running into Boston and permission to use an access road to stage my vintage American LaFrance fire engine, I could not resist a photo op of the ... (more)
Pan Am's OCS makes a somewhat rare appearance in Boston, seen here at Tower A just outside North Station
Time warp in Lawrence. In a scene almost out of the 1950's, NHN GP18 leads DOBO passed the PAR OCS with the executive FP9's. If only the signals could have been classic searchlights....
Eastbound Office Car Train comes into Erving, MA
PAR 1 leads the Pan Am OCS south under Hartwell Street in West Boylston.
Pan Am Railways' OCS train crosses the Hoosic River in Schaghticoke, NY as it heads east over the former B&M "West End."
On a beautiful Autumn evening, PanAm Railways OCS is seen crossing the Fore River in Portland just 13 minutes before sunset.
PanAm Railways FP9s lead their OCS through Danville Junction on their way to Rigby Yard in Portland.
Westbound PanAm OCS is seen crossing the impressive Androscoggin River bridge in downtown Lewiston.
After meeting the Rumford train at Leeds Jct, the PanAm OCS is back on the move at Leeds Junction.
Westbound PanAm OCS holds at Leeds Junction for the Rumford train to clear onto the branch.