"Drilling Engines at LIC Yard"
The Long Island City Yard YPD crew drills a couple trains with MP15AC 163. One of the moves involved switching around engines which resulted in a b... (more)
"Throwing the Switch at LIC Yard"
The Long Island City Yard "UB" (Utility Brakeman) lines the switches up for a westbound train coming into the the yard as the YPD crew shoves in the clear... (more)
On any weekday midday, LI City Yard is full of diesel equipment awaiting the PM rush. But on this the first day of Amtrak's State of Good Repair work at Penn Station, two MU trains join the mix.
"LI 613 w/ MARC Coaches at LIC"
Long Island Rail Road train 613 makes a switching move in Long Island City Yard with seven Sumitomo/ Nippon Sharyo "MARC II" cars in tow. The LIRR leased 8 ... (more)
"LI 613 w/ MARC Coaches Approaches 11th St"
Long Island Rail Road train 613 approaches 11th Street in Long Island City with seven Sumitomo/ Nippon Sharyo "MARC II" cars... (more)
"MARC Coaches at LIC for the First Time"
LIRR MP15AC 153 leads Five Sumitomo/ Nippon Sharyo "MARC II" coaches at Long Island City Yard. The cars were taken to Long Isla... (more)
"NYAR PR20Bs at Long Island City"
New York & Atlantic Railway's Tier III Progress Rail PR20B locomotives prepare to head back east to Fresh Pond Yard after spotting customers at Wheel Spur... (more)
Making it in New York has never been easy. Especially in the still dark days of 1993, you had to be tough for it was a fearful place to live. You developed a real attitude just in order to survive... (more)
A certain Southern gentleman who we all know and love has delighted us by showing his beloved L&N in wonderfully sylvan settings. Well, y'all, I wish to present a grittier 1993 vintage view of rai... (more)
The M7 cab. Not too much to note except the cab signals are unlike those of other North American railroads. They display numbers instead of signal aspects.
Two freight locals meet in Long Island City