The Connecticut Valley Line. Along much of its route, Valley Railroad trains are seldom far from water. The line runs next to the Connecticut River as well as by and over several tributarie... (more)
Gray Granite Gets A Second Diesel Ready. With the Christmas Season coming, the Gray Granite Railroad has nearly completed work on GE 25T 0825 on Saturday, November 24, 2023. This locomotive... (more)
Triple Header. On November 12, 2023, Canadian National Railway Company Box Motor 6714 (née-Canadian Northern 604, Z-1a, GE, 1917) was moved from its place on the display track near North R... (more)
Electrics In Hancock Siding. On November 12, 2023, Canadian National Railway Company Box Motor 6714 (née-Canadian Northern 604, Z-1a, GE, 1917) was moved from its place on the display trac... (more)
Bi-Annual Appearance. On the morning of May 7, 2023, former Hawaii Railway #5 (2-4-2, Baldwin, 1925) is brought out of its storage building to be prepared for the day's operations. The Conn... (more)
Phony New Haven.
New York, New Haven & Hartford RS-1 no. 0673 (née Illinois Terminal no. 753; ALCO, 1948) is seen at the Danbury Railway Museum operating the day's train rides. 0673 wa... (more)
Constitution Liner in the Constitution State.
Connecticut DOT SPV-2000 no. 1001 (Budd, 1980) is seen in the yard at the Danbury Railway Museum. These "Self-Propelled Vehicles"... (more)
Metro-North Railroad RS-3m no. 605 (ALCO, 1956) and New York, New Haven & Hartford RDC-1 no. 32 (Budd, 1949-1962) are seen with other preserved equipment at the Danbury Rai... (more)
One Number Higher. DRMX 0673 (née-ITC 750, RS1, Alco, 5/1948) is dressed in New Haven colors, but never operated for the NYNH&H, thus is numbered above those that were on the roster. On th... (more)
Photo Special On The Naugy. On Saturday, June 24, 2023 the Railroad Museum of New England operated a rare afternoon photo excursion that traveled all the way from Thomaston, Connecticut to ... (more)
Streetcars and Semaphores.
Fair Haven & Westville open car 355 (J.G. Brill, 1902) is seen during a night shoot at the Connecticut Trolley Museum, staged by the museum's restored and ope... (more)
While the visit to the Connecticut Antique Machinery Association (CAMA) was primarily to see their Hawaii Railway steam locomotive in operation, mechanical issues k... (more)
New York, not Connecticut.
Connecticut Co. trolley no. 1602 (Wason, 1911) and a second Conn Co car are seen on the loop track at the Shore Line Trolley Museum. This day was the museum's... (more)
Hudson & Manhattan model J "black car" no. 503 (American Car & Foundry 1928) is seen basking in the sun at the Shore Line Trolley Museum during their New Yor... (more)
Canadian in Connecticut.
Canadian National (CN) FPA-4 no. 6786 (Montreal Locomotive Works, 1959) and New York, New Haven & Hartford (NH) "washboard" MU lounge car 5111 (Pullman-Standard... (more)