LIRR trains pace each other out of the city.
After many miles under cloudy skies, this crew suddenly finds themselves staring into the blinding evening sun. This was an extra train for the US Open at Shinnecock Hills, for which the LIRR ope... (more)
"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)
Construction continuing for new double track from Farmingdale to Ronkonkoma. Crews working on Station this morning.
M3 rushes toward New York Penn
"Rerailing at Harold"
Long Island Rail Road crews work to rerail a Port Washington train that derailed while heading east over one of the many switches within Harold Interlocking. The rera... (more)
A DE30 leads a train out of the city with a bit of a scratch on the nose.
M7's pass at Forest Hills.
LIRR racing through Queens.
A dual mode train out of Penn Station makes a stop at Albertson, a relatively quiet station on the Oyster Bay Branch.
"Switching at Jamaica Receiving"
Long Island Railroad's Richmond Hill Drill Crew (YPD401) shoves a DM30 into the Jamaica Storage Yard from the Jamaica Receiving Yard with SW1001 100. 100 i... (more)
"M9 Test Train at Jamaica"
Long Island Railroad's M9 Test Train awaits paperwork at Jamaica Station before proceeding west towards Harold Interlocking on the Main Line.
"LIRR YPD131 at Wheelspur"
Long Island Railroad's YPD131 crew backs a bulkhead flat onto the "River Track" at Wheelspur in Long Island City.
"LIRR YPD131 on the River Track"
Long Island Railroad's YPD131 crew backs a bulkhead flat into a set of retired Budd M3s awaiting scrap at Wheelspur in Long Island City.