Classic Long Island Rail Roading
An inbound Babylon Branch train races past VALLEY tower. The tower, the transmission towers, and the pedestal position lights give this scene a classic L... (more)
An inbound Far Rockaway branch train is seen curving through VALLEY interlocking as a Babylon Branch train peeks out from behind the tower.
An outbound M7 goes over a bridge in Island Park approaching Long Beach.
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)
Sri Lanka Railways Brush-built EMD-engined M7 810 stands outside the small depot adjacent to Kandy Station on Thursday 17th January 2019.
Approaching Storm. On the morning of February 1, while a powerful Nor'easter was slamming the NYC area, an inbound LIRR train arrives at Nostrand Avenue, splitting the two position light si... (more)
QUEENS Tower. An inbound LIRR train races past QUEENS tower east of Queens Village station. Also of interest are the two signal cantalievers full of position lights in the background, which... (more)
An outbound LIRR train races past the MOW sidings west of Queens Village station.
Switch Maintenance. A westbound LIRR train approaches Jamaica Station, passing a worker performing what appears to be routine maintenance on one of the numerous switches in the area.
Manhattan-bound, in the sunset.
As seen from a bridge plate, a set of M7s races out from the setting sun, with the skyline looming behind.
Two M7s meet under the PLSs at Forest Hills.
If you're looking for rare signals, NYC is the place. LIRR has PLSs in volume, and is still installing new ones. SIRT is in the same position with i... (more)