CP 2249 leading the CPKC Holiday Train rolls by the U-Haul storage building as it climbs out of Albany at N. Ferry St. northbound for Menands.
The Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza, NYS Museum, & the Capital Building stand tall in the skyline as the Z323 (G41 CPKC local job) departs Kenwood for Selkirk.
As the sun began to set, two birds fly by as the 2023 CPKC Holiday Train gets underway as it rolls over CP-01 climbing out of the City of Albany.
Having exited the third rail territory long before arriving in Albany, NY, AMTK P32AC-DM #712 is waiting to be sorted out for a new engine, a P42DC, for the rest of the trip towards Montréal
CPKC Military Tribute.
A trio of Canadian Pacific Kansas City (CPKC) locomotives are seen idling at the Port of Albany, including CP 8039 (GE AC44CWM, 1993-2004), CP 7021 in Army Arid R... (more)
Capital District Waterfront Railroading. The Albany Port Railroad is jointly owned by CSX and CPKC, and serves the waterfront adjacent freight lines that spiral throughout the port, providi... (more)
Arriving on track 4 is Amtrak train 64 with 108 in the lead.
Amtrak P32AC-DM locomotives 710 & 715 (GE Genesis, 1992-2001) are seen leading Train 284(9) past the Central Warehouse in Albany, NY as the train approaches th... (more)
Off to work Port Yard.
Just out of the barn to start the workday.
The Ethan Allen Express is under blue flag as the rear locomotive is split away from the train, and a local CSX job with just one tank car passes by. Of all my years visiting this station it was ... (more)
Just a few minutes after 0700 and Port of Albany crew is on the job. One of PoA's veteran switchers is parked in the barn.