The 4th Annual LIRR Holiday Express viewed from the platform. DM30AC 510 eight bilevels then DM30AC 506. Todays train runs non-stop Ronkonkoma to Penn Station.
The Greenport Scoot heading thru the RR Crossing on Main Street.
Arrival LIRR Medford Station. Will leave one boxcar lumber at Team Track. NYAR GP38-2 270 & 271 and 20 cars.
Arrival Paraco Gas. Three empty tanks cars out and 3 loads in. Next stop Brookhaven Rail Terminal.
The 4th Annual LIRR Holiday Express protect set passing thru Central Islip. DM30AC 519 6 bilevels then DM30AC 502 up front. 3 minutes behind the LIRR Holiday Express.
4th Annual LIRR Holiday Express at the Ronkonkoma Station platform. Non stop run from Ronkonkoma-Penn Station. Busy morning to the left is connecting train 8012 for the Greenport Scoot train 6202.
LIRR Ballast train heading for Deer Park Station. Ballast drop after concrete tie placement on track 2. Replaced wooden ties with concrete ties.
GP38-2 270 & MP15AC 151 will leave 15 GATX stone hoppers at Posillico Materials East. Seen above a small plane that has just left LI Mac Arthur Airport.
Electric MU from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station passing the work zone. Next stop Brentwood Station.
Dual Mode Train 658 Penn Station to Port Jefferson.
Train 1713 from Huntington to Penn Station. Passing PL Signals Nassau 2 1E & 2E signals controlled by Nassau Tower. Nassau Tower behind and to the right.
Because of LIRR track work the crew is heading east on the eastbound track. Normally they head against traffic and switch to the eastbound track in Central Islip.
“WORKER PROTECTION” Track workers awaiting the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station to pass. MP15AC’s 171 & 150 are the power for the concrete tie installation work train.
The crew left Pine Aire thru the west switch into the LIRR Station in Deer Park. Concrete Tie installation on Mainline Track 1 from Deer Park to Brentwood. They will head west then switch onto tra... (more)
"THRU THE WORK ZONE" Crew heading west back to Pine Aire.