It looks like the boss is in town as the Guilford organization's executive train lays over at Boston's North Station. The power for the sharp-looking little train is a B&M GP39-2 and a MEC GP7
Six years after Amtrak concluded an unsuccessful evaluation of Bombardier's LRC equipment, a VIA LRC set showed up in Boston's South station as part of a high speed rail demonstration sponsored by... (more)
As dusk approaches, the setting sun casts a red glow over downtown Boston while an outbound Amtrak train behind a pair of F40s makes its way towards Back Bay Station, the first stop for all Amtra... (more)
Amtrak CF7 583 in faded Santa Fe paint has just pushed an outgoing equipment draft from Southampton Street Yard into Boston's South Station, while F40 228 prepares to depart from the adjoining tra... (more)
An eastbound Conrail piggyback train that is about to terminate at the Beacon Park Yard intermodal terminal in the Allston section of Boston makes its way along yard lead adjacent to the Massachus... (more)
As the sun drops low, EMD-engined Amtrak RS3M 106 shepherds an outbound equipment draft between Boston's Southampton Street coach yard and South Station. The South Station switch job was the regul... (more)
The Boston section of Amtrak's Lake Shore Limited gets underway out of South Station. It's headed for Albany and its Chicago connection beneath the semaphores that were a distinctive part of South... (more)
"MassDOT PTC Test Train at South Station"
One of two MBTA F40's painted in MassDOT's special paint scheme sits at the point of a PTC Test train in Boston South Station. The train... (more)
Light snow is falling as an MBTA FP-10 and its train of depowered RDCs await the next departure from Boston's South Station.
The evening rush hour is over and former Boston & Maine RDCs now owned by the MBTA await their late night runs to the suburbs at Boston's North Station. RDC 6143's window grates and the numerous d... (more)
"Blue Line at Orient Heights Jct"
An inbound MBTA Blue Line train passes through Orient Heights Junction as it approaches the station.
"Blue Line at Beachmont"
An inbound MBTA Blue Line train arrives at Beachmont, the only elevated station on the line.
An outbound MBTA Blue Line train approaches it's last stop, Wonderland Station, in the snow.
"Approaching Suffolk Downs"
An inbound MBTA Blue Line train approaches Suffolk Downs Station in the snow.
It looks like an RS3-powered Amtrak train, but actually it's an empty equipment draft leaving Boston's South Station for the Southampton Street coach yard. Amtrak 106, assigned as the South Statio... (more)