As a result of the partial collapse of the Hoosac Tunnel, Pan Am manifest trains have been running a circuitous route from Hoosick Jct, NY to Bellows Falls over the Vermont Rail System. Here we se... (more)
On a crisp late morning, a short RJED heads east on the Rotterdam Branch out of Rotterdam Junction for Scotia with two nice war wagon blues.
On a dreary day, three matched “big blues” march east past the Hoosic Runoff led by the “snoot nosed” MEC 606. The 606 is followed by MEC 612 & MEC 604. The crew will interchange with the Vermont ... (more)
On a gorgeous start to the Memorial Day Weekend, a short RJED smokes it up as it climbs the grade out of Hudson River Valley out of Rotterdam Junction. A few of the worn out GECX dash 8 widecabs... (more)
MEC 7595 leads seven fellow dash 8s out of Rotterdam Jct on a Sunday extra on a muggy afternoon.
MEC 7595 leads seven fellow dash 8s up the grade on a Sunday extra on a muggy afternoon. It's actually pretty uncommon to see a daylight weekend job out of Rotterdam Junction especially on a Sund... (more)
Ex. CSX 7605 & 7542 now MEC sit idling at their new home on Pan Am in RJ Yard awaiting the crew to go to work on the last mild day of February.
Pan Am eastbound freight picks up speed after making the descent after exiting the Hoosac Tunnel as it heads to the East Deerfield yard long hood forward.
The MEC 603 and 610 bring the RJED into the yard after traversing the Berkshires on a foggy day.
The MEC 610 and 603 just set off the RJED cars in the yard and maneuver to the ready track on a foggy afternoon.
On a dreary Sunday afternoon, the rumble of 3 dark blue PAR EMD's break the silence of the quiet area around Hoosac Tunnel. The green leaves that hang off the trees help ilumiate the dark blue uni... (more)
Eastbound RJED passes CPF 385 in Greenfield, Massachusetts.
A PanAm manifest lays over in Rotterdam yard waiting to head east to Massachusetts
A parked RJED on Pan Am Southern waits for a recrew in the early morning hours of a frigid January day. Temperatures hovered between zero and five degrees through most of the morning.
Westbound RJED exits the east portal of the Hossac Tunnel and into a thunderstorm.