On CSX’s Mohawk Subdivision (originally New York Central’s “Water Level Route”), Union Pacific’s OCS heads east through Cranesville, NY along the Mohawk River, passing Lock 10 of the Erie Canal (t... (more)
Local Attraction: One of the things I love about chasing the Batten Kill Railroad is that it seems like everyone in the small towns along the line stops and takes notice when the tra... (more)
Soldiering On: Near the conclusion of a round trip between Cargill in Salem, NY and Eagle Bridge, NY, Batten Kill Alco RS-3 #4116 leads its train across State Route 22 at Greenwich J... (more)
Vermont Railway’s B&R Job is about to cross the state line from Shaftsbury, Vermont into White Creek, New York as it heads for Hoosick Junction to interchange with Pan Am Southern.
Remembering Jim Shaughnessy: Railroad photography lost one of its greatest last week when Jim Shaughnessy passed away at the age of 84. Before a select few photographers including S... (more)
On the morning of what would be a very hot day, Amtrak Train 280 heads west through Glenville, NY on the Amtrak-owned portion of the Hudson Subdivison. This section of track through Glenville and... (more)
Amtrak "Empire Service" Train 283 heads west through Fonda, NY on a nice, summer afternoon.
With an NS GP38-3 unusually leading the way, Ayer, MA to Chicago, IL intermodal train I3K makes its way south through Unadilla, NY on the former D&H.
On early Monday morning, the New Hampshire Northcoast ran an extra south out of Ossipee, NH with NHN GP18 #1801 to pick up state officials in Somersworth for a northbound tour up the line. For the... (more)
On early Monday morning, the New Hampshire Northcoast ran an extra south out of Ossipee complete with NHN GP18 #1801 and caboose to pick up state officials in Somersworth for a northbound tour up ... (more)
Reactivated NYS&W SD45-2 #3618 leads Train BH-2 south through Cortland, NY passing the former station and an old DL&W crossing tower. This train originated in Syracuse, NY and is on its way to Bi... (more)
Reactivated NYS&W SD45-2 #3618 leads Train BH-2 south through Killawog, NY, passing the First Baptist Church. This train originated in Syracuse, NY and is on its way to Binghamton, NY.
FINAL EMPTY TANK TRAIN: The Saratoga and North Creek Railway's (SNC) final train of previously stored, empty tank cars heads south past the former 1000 Acres Golf Course in Stony Creek, NY ... (more)
Pan Am Railways' OCS train crosses the Hoosic River in Schaghticoke, NY as it heads east over the former B&M "West End."
The deadhead move for the final Saratoga and North Creek Railway "Snow Train" rushes past Thurman Station amidst an early April snow storm as it heads for Saratoga Springs.