A line of Housatonic equipment sits next to the engine shops on this sunday evening, the Alco CS RS-3M is used on only special reason, the other 3 havent moved in years.
Quiet Sunday evening at the Housatonic engine shops, a Pair of GP35s & their "Newest" member of the fleet, an Old GP7 from up north in Maine.
Milepost 48 On The Housatonic Line.
At their final resting place, 2 Ex Norfolk Southern High Hood EMD GP38s sit at the Housatonic engine shops baking in the sun, these units have been here for years and have not moved since, the 2 u... (more)
Up close in person with the EMD GP35
On the Way home, my friend Johnnie Mac and myself stopped by the Housatonic engine shops for some shots of the power sitting out in the sun.
Just nothing but stacks, Q161 hustles Westbound with a long train of colorful stacks.
Q620 rounds the curve at Lock 14.
The helper set on NS 12G work hard as they push the long freight up and over the hill.
EMD SD70M leads stack train 23M through Cassandra.
NS intermodal 23Z coast down grade though Cassandra.
Loaded Coal Drag 534 with a trio of former Conrail SD60I's comes under the 225 signal bridge.
Saturday morning at the old Auto 225 PRR signal bridge in Tipton brought a good amount of eastbounds, first was NS 36A with a Dash 9.
Monday afternoon finds CSO-1 running south through Windsor from West Springfield Yard to Hartford with their 2 SD40-2's, the train is taking the siding for Amtrak 56.
P280 First Amtrak Train of the morning arrives into Amsterdam with a P32 that has seen better days.