The train is crossing into the station with the 512, 8 coaches and DM30AC 500. Summer is very busy on this branch with weekenders enjoying the sun and surf in the Hamptons and Montauk.
Unit 406 shut down for weekend. An ancient telephone pole from a bygone era still stands.
Westbound express from the Hamptons to Jamaica on a Sunday evening. Such service will be increasing greatly over the next month or so as the days of summer vacationing approach.
List NRHS trip to Montauk. Powerpack 614 ,idling and providing HEP, with a string of parlor cars at the station.
Powerpack 613 on the schoolhouse track waiting for train 2707 to pass before turning as train 2771 to Babylon.
Waiting for train 2707 from Montauk to arrive. The 614 has taken the schoolhouse track to get out of the way of the westbound.
617 idling at Montauk Station waiting to turn as train 2707.
The first daylight train to Montauk. Passing the summer cottages on Fort Pond Bay.
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