"Freight Locomotives Galore at Hall"
On May 14th, 2021, New York & Atlantic Railway's RS-41 job, with EMD GP38-2 #261 leading solo, is seen crossing onto Track 9 next to th... (more)
A Manhattan-bound (N) train bypasses 30 Av station on the express track, due to track maintenance work on the southbound local track.
Out with the Old, In with the New.
NYCTA locomotive 0L907 is on the south end of a work train assisting with track replacement north of 36 Av station on the Astoria Line. This type of tr... (more)
An inbound LIRR train crosses onto Track 2 to arrive at Jamaica Station. The complex interlockings here feature numerous double crossovers, single and double slip switches, an... (more)
LIRR 161 idles on a siding track near Long Island City Station on the Lower Montauk Branch. There is typically a locomotive here, presumably as a protect unit for the term... (more)
A long train of Arrow III EMUs is seen on Line 2 approaching the portal of the East River Tunnels. Of the four tunnels, Line 2 is the only one with a portal so far west, as it... (more)
LIRR trains depart Jamaica Station for points east while a maintenance crew performs minor work in the complex interlocking eat of the station. the MP15AC locomotive is a... (more)
"Testing a Pair at Whitepot"
Long Island Rail Road & Kawasaki Heavy Industry's M9 Test Train runs down the long straightaway at Rego Park while making one of several back and forth trips w... (more)
"LIRR Main Line Dinky?"
Long Island Rail Road & Kawasaki Heavy Industry's M9 Test Train rounds the curve at Forest Hills while making one of several back and forth trips within the "City Z... (more)
"NYA at Hollis"
New York & Atlantic Railway's RS-41 heads west under the Hollis Interlocking signal bridge on the Long Island Rail Road Main Line in Queens, NY. Hollis Interlocki... (more)
A Flushing-bound 7 express train approaches 40 St station as the sun sets behind the City skyline. The Empire State and Chrysler Buildings are just barely visible from here... (more)
Up, Down, and All Around.
A Manhattan-bound (7) train arrives at 111 St, nicely timed with an express train passing on the flying express track and an out-of-service train sitting on the... (more)
"Reclaim Train at Bayside"
Long Island Rail Road's Reclaim Train, led by MP15AC 160, pauses at Bayside Station on the Port Washington Branch. The train is tasked with reclaiming ... (more)
The last light of the sunset illuminates an outbound 7 express train as it races along the Queens Blvd viaduct towards Flushing.
"Track Renewal at Broadway"
Long Island Rail Road MP15AC 171 leads the Harsco Track Renewal Train through Broadway Station on the Port Washington Branch. Harsco's Track Renewal Machine rem... (more)