Hicksville-Babylon Shuttle train 9216 switching from Track 2 to Track 1 to enter Babylon Station. School Street Elimnation project on the LIRR Main Line. Work being done October 2-5.
First daylight train to Montauk. Long Island still has some farmland left even though real estate prices are still high. Long Island Railroad signal crew working at the RR crossing at Magee Street... (more)
Leaving Patchogue station thru the signals eastbound on the Montauk Branch.
A ballast train sits in Sayville, part of a concrete tie installation project before the summer vacation season kicks in. With nowhere in the area to conveniently run around, the train ran with f... (more)
The first parlor car train has arrived at Montauk for the July 4 weekend. GP38-2 274 has turned on the wye and has coupled up to Power pack 619 for the move to the yard. After tying down the train... (more)
GP38-2 250 running long hood forward past the ancient signals protecting PD block. Cab signal failure for MP15AC 168 which had the crew move the 38 up front.
An eastbound Montauk train passes milepost 51 on the Montauk Branch approaching the Bayport Avenue grade crossing. The shiny red Blue Point Fire Department trucks are vaguely seen at left. This to... (more)
Train RF7 (Extra 225 East) heads past Fresh Pond on its way to Holban yard under the New York Connecting Railroad trestle. Every load of freight that enters Long Island has to pass over that trest... (more)
Extra 223 West brings a long cut of cars past Fresh Pond yard presumably to Yard A in Long Island City. Seeing a C420 lead short nose out was rare since the F-end would be the long hood. The engin... (more)
The weekend has begun at Montauk. Early vacationers for the sun and surf take Friday only parlor car service train 2708 seen at the platform. GP38-2 274 is using the wye to change directions and w... (more)
The train is crossing into the station with the 512, 8 coaches and DM30AC 500. Summer is very busy on this branch with weekenders enjoying the sun and surf in the Hamptons and Montauk.
Westbound express from the Hamptons to Jamaica on a Sunday evening. Such service will be increasing greatly over the next month or so as the days of summer vacationing approach.
An old PRR position signal displays an approach on the distant as a morning eastbound makes its way through the wet snow
A late afternoon westbound from Montauk runs towards the setting sun against the beginning of the eastbound rush.