Rolling into the UNH station about 10 minutes late on a hot Memorial Day Weekend.
Arriving on Track 4 from Boston on the Fairmount Line.
POED charges through snowy Shirley Center with a 4x EMD lashup - Pan Am EMDs, once ubiquitous, are now a rare breed!
[DJI P4] Ex-Rail America GP40 3040 sits next two other Geep's in the Palmer yard in late afternoon light.
Railfans all across Massachusetts swarmed along the Pan Am Worcester - Ayer route when Pan Am decided to put their OCS F-Units on the head of one of the last-ever Ringling Brothers & Barnum & Bail... (more)
Drawing out of the station over the Charles River on another outbound commuter mission.
Northbound shuttle passes the new Berlin Station under construction.
[DJI P4] The local job, AY-1, enters Ayer Yard just as SEPO departs to Portland, Maine to finish its trek from Selkirk, NY. Q426 was slow to depart the yard, going into emergency brake for an unkn... (more)
Powered down and awaiting its next assignment on the Springfield line.
835 notches up to max power to draw the 30+ car Auto Train Northbound to Lorton 15 minutes ahead of schedule. I have always wanted to see the Auto Train and now can add it to my list!
An old GE unit switches out Twin Rivers Technologies, a fatty-acid plant at the mouth of the Fore River. The tracks are adjacent to the old Fore River Shipyard, closed in the 1980s after producing... (more)
All ahead...slow! The sold-out 1:30 Santa Special steams up and is about to get underway Northbound with a fresh 4" coat of snow just deposited - Christmas at its best.
Steaming through Hadlyme as the Santa Express just after a 4" snowstorm rolled through.
Drone Shot - DJI P4 - Overview of Framingham Yard on a quiet, windy and frigid Friday with several Geep's waiting assignment in the waning late fall light.
Downeaster trainset sits idle next to the idle Maine Eastern consist. Sadly, Maine Eastern ended its 10-year lease on the Rockland Branch in 2015.