Memorable Meet At MO. In Mott Haven in the Bronx, New York at sunset. (Left to right) - MNR Holiday Train with MNCW 211 in front of the former New York Central tower, GCT bound deadhead 1083 with M8s, and train 345 with M7As heading for North White Plains. Not to be forgotten, MNR's newest GP35r, MNCW 108, sits in the background as the PMMO protect.
Metro-North's 2023 Holiday Train, Day Three - New Haven Line. MTA Metro-North Railroad/Metro-North Railroad MNCW 208 (MNR "Beachball"/40th Anniversary) and MNCW 211 (New York Central Heritage/40th Anniversary) held down the assignment day three of the Employee Holiday Train on December 5, 2023, which made the round trip from Grand Central Terminal in New York, New York to New Haven, Connecticut. One of the cars is former New York Central, and the other two former Lackawanna Railroad. The train travels to various MNR facilities to deliver the company gifts and some cheer to employees over several days during the holiday season.