RS 60 is traveling on the then single track main line east of LIRR Brentwood Train Station.
They have one center beam for a customer east of Ronkonkoma. This area now is double track with the pe... (more)
The Scoot has just passed eastbound to Greenport. Heading to open the switch to leave LD Siding. The Crew will reverse to the west switch to head west to Paraco Gas.
RS 60 switching the back track. GP 38-2’s 268 & 271 followed by GP 38-3’s 1010, 1017 and MP15AC 155 rounding the curve. GP 38-3’s 1010 & 1017 are for Brookhaven Rail Terminal and MP15AC 155 will b... (more)
New York & Atlantic GP38-2 271 is still painted in the 9/11 Memorial scheme. The crew has 271 & 270 thru the Main Street RR crossing in Holbrook as they head to Gershow recycling in Medford,
NYAR GP38-2’s 270 & 271 are done switching Southern Container and are pulling the empties from the end of the spur. Roberts Plywood to the left is usually a night time switch by the RS 50. The cr... (more)
GP38-2's 270 & 271(still in LIRR Colors) heading to Gershow Recycling in Medford. This is the single track (east of Ronkonkoma) non signaled LIRR Main line to Greenport.
The usual snow storm for the first week in March. The crew has a boxcar of plywood for Blue Linx. GP38-2 271 & 261 are backing up into their building for delivery.
Cleaning the switch for Gershow recycling.
The RS 60 has finished switching the back track. New Garbage customer Emjay Environmental.
GP38-2’s 268 & 271 with 20 stone hoppers for Brookhaven Rail Terminal passing thru the LIRR Brentwood Station on the Ronkonkoma Branch.
The crew has changed ends in a reverse move thru LD Siding. The LIRR Greenport Scoot has passed AH Block Limit on its return run to Ronkonkoma. The RS 60 will switch Paraco in Riverhead and Sherwo... (more)
The crew is pulling one empty reefer from DiCarlo Foods. The spur was constructed by LIRR track workers in 2005-2006.
The crew is reassembling the train for pull-pull operational at MP 59. The trip to Riverhead for the Paraco switch will be a quick one. No waiting for the Greenport Scoot at LD Block-Limit.
"WAITING FOR THE SWITCH TO BE CLEANED" RS 60 starting off the day waiting for snow removal by LIRR Work crew. The snow is above the rail head. 18” of snow for this snow storm.
Jay Eichler Conductor on the ground directing Engineer Don Carman into Pine Are DEF. Satikos Parkway is seen in the distance above the tracks.