Notch Train 162 descends Crawford Notch on a rainy afternoon passing the 1860s vintage Notchland Inn in the town of Hart's Location.
About 400 meter long empty sugar beat train of the EDG (Eisenbahn Dienstleister Gmbh Thayngen) from Islikon (ZFF Frauenfeld) via Limmattal shunting yard and Bözberg to Basel Badischer Bahnhof, wit... (more)
A morning work extra passes through Burleyville in the Town of Wakefield.
Young fireman T.H. on the most powerful 1 meter gauge cogwheel steamlocomotive in Europe, the 0-8-0 HG 4/4 # 704 of the Dampfbahn Furka Bergstrecke (DFB), which was built in 1923 by SLM Winterthur... (more)
The Head EndA Westbound intermodal climbs a freshly-powdered Horseshoe Curve above Altoona, the early-winter sun quickly fading behind Kitanning Gap. On the east leg, in the trees, ... (more)
The Fall Foliage train drops back over the summit as it begins its return trip to Chester Vermont.
Normally used in valley service, GP9 #1751 fills in as the leader for the Westbound Notch Train while normal power, GP35 #216 undergoes repairs. The 9 car loaded consist climbs the grade passing A... (more)
Using the balloon track on the western side of UP's East Yard, a mixed freight train goes about switching cars on a sunny afternoon in the "Drive-By City" as framed by the signal bridge for Tower ... (more)
Time for a story.
So, as a railfan and photographer we all have those places we have to see and shoot once in our lives. Those "bucket list" spots that are Meccas for those of ... (more)
With their train in order, Mass Coastal 2008 is about ready to depart the yard in Middleboro and head southbound to Hyannis. With 2008 is former New Haven FL9Ms 2026 and 2011. They were recently p... (more)
New Power for Local Shortline
Mass Coastal/Cape Cod Central Railroads have recently acquired two ex-New Haven FL9s from Connecticut DOT. After a long journey from New Haven, Connecticu... (more)
A morning work extra passes through Burleyville crossing Province Lake Road in the Town of Wakefield.
Loads meet empties.