A work crew out of Hicksville drops off a section of panel track in Wyandanch for the LIRR's double track project between Farmingdale and Ronkonkoma
Dual Modes to Ronkonkoma.
The 80 spots some boxes at Combined Container.
Nighttime job RS 80 would routinely switch Island Container. The job was in jeopardy of outlawing so customer Island Container was left for the RS 60. In this view Tom Caliendo (conductor) is walk... (more)
The RS40 crew switches Island Container in an unusual daytime move.
To accommodate bridge installation work at Ellison Avenue there was no train service between Hicksville and Mineola. Electric MU trains were replaced by Dual modes to and from Ronkonkoma Via the C... (more)
Island Container is usually switched by the nocturnal RS 80. The crew left the cars on Wyandanch DEF for the RS 60 to switch during daylight hours and i was able to see the conductor coming up to ... (more)
The crew is passing Mister Softee after switching Combined Container. This is normally a nocturnal move. The conductor is stopping traffic on Merritt Ave before proceeding towards Wyandanch DEF.
The 156 is coupled to GP38-2 270 and four boxcars removed from Combine Container. The crew will head eastbound back to Pine Aire their home base.