On a warm May morning, Housatonic RR's NX12 passes through the front yard of one of the houses in Cornwall Bridge, CT. NX12 is on its return trip north back to Canaan after taking cars south to Ne... (more)
Mini Ballast Extra on Glendale Curve: NX12 rounds Glendale Curve in Glendale, MA as they head north towards Pittsfield, MA with four empty ballast hoppers.
Housatonic NX12 pokes out from behind the former New Haven Freight House in Housatonic Mass with leased CSX GP38-2's 2667 and 2701
Housatonic NX12 cuts through the thick river fog this morning in Cornwall Bridge, CT
NX12 cuts through the greenery as they pass a home in Great Barrington, MA on their way south to Canaan, CT
NX12 does some switching at Specialty Minerals in Canaan, CT with the lease power after returning from Pittsfield, MA
NX12 rounds appropriately named pipeline curve in Lee, Mass, with some MOW equipment sitting on the lead to the abandoned Columbia paper mill.
NX12 finally gets on its way southbound out of Lenox after switching out a week long backlog of freight cars. The Canaan, CT to New Milford, CT portion of the Housy has been shut down for a week d... (more)
NX12 creeps around a curve along River Rd in New Milford, CT as they head south to New Milford Yard
Dark Forests, Dirt Roads, and Classic EMD Power. : The Housatonic RR's NX12 enters a dense forest as they cross over River Rd on their return trip north to Canaan, CT.
The NX12 crew prepares to fire up NX10's 3600 before it trades places with the 3604 for the return trip north to Canaan. Also note the preserved B&M caboose hiding in the background.
NX12 approaches some sharp curves as it glides north through Kent, CT.
NX12 creeps its way along River Rd in New Milford, CT doing a blistering 10mph on their return trip north to Canaan..
NX12 passes by the old freight house in Housatonic, MA as it heads south with the 3604 in the lead.
Once again, the Housatonic Railroad is power short and has been leasing two CSX GP38-2's. After CSX 2651 had issues loading, the Housy returned that locomotive to its respective owner leaving the ... (more)