NA-1 comes to a stop at Winston RD stop protect an OOS crossing.
After the crew ran out of hours on the outskirts of Concord, a couple railfans and I had an impromptu photo shoot with the wide-cab geep.
The Hillsborough Branch is grossly undermaintained to the point that trains are restricted to little more than a walking pace. Nevertheless, twice a week the Nashua local brings cars up the bumpy ... (more)
Fall in New England offers some stunning views, especially when a train is included! The Nashua based NA-1 crew heads North around MPI-15 with one empty covered hopper from Hendrix Wire & Cable in... (more)
Nowadays this shot feels almost impossible to get, but in February 2019, it was possible. MEC High Hood 374 pulls a lengthy NA-1 (Nashua Local) by the searchlights at N 26, in Manchester, NH. Some... (more)
Boston & Maine local freight NA-1 out of Nashua observes a 10mph speed limit as it rolls west through Milford, NH, on the Hillsboro Branch. GP9 1707 is in charge.
Boston & Maine GP9 1707 leads the way with Hillsboro Branch local freight NA-1 out of Nashua, NH, as it heads west through South Merrimack, NH, on a perfect late summer morning.
With the derailed hoppers uprighted, the crew of NA-1 backs MEC 507 with two empties and one load into Hendrix Wire for unloading. The empties will be taken back to Nashua.
Guilford local freight NA-1 creeps it's way on the Hillsboro Branch with a hazardous in tow as the conductor protects the crossing while in the heart of Nashua. Every now and then you hear of "a... (more)
After working Concord Yard, NA1 heads south back to Nashua.
The NA-1 awaits its crew in the Manchester Yard.
NA-1 departs the Manchester yard en route to Nashua.