The Return to Torrington
Today history was made. The Naugatuck RR ran its first excursion to Torrington, CT in seven years. it was certainly very nice to see a train run through my home ... (more)
The most important information about this whole ordeal, is the fact that the crew made it out with only a few minor injuries.
On April 15th westbound empty coal train 593 derailed at CP McVey in... (more)
NX-13 comes to a halt in Lenox, MA and prepares to tie down their train until Monday morning, where they'll continue their trip south to Canaan, CT.
"Old meets older"
Berkshire Scenic Railway's RS3 562 sit coupled up to a restored New Haven RR caboose as NX-13 sits in the background. Since the Berkshire Scenic Railway has shifted o... (more)
The second photo of the tied down NX-13 at Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum in Lenox, MA
On a wonderful late April afternoon, Housatonic Railroad's NX-13 prepares to tie down at the Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum in Lenox, MA. Today's consist includes 26 cars and the trio of consecut... (more)
"One Goes Up, One Goes Down". NS 23Z climes the East Slope of the Allegheny Mountains with NS 4002 leading the charge. At the same time, NS 38Q glides down the adjacent with an all EMD... (more)
NS 19G sails west over the old stone arch bridge in Mt Union, PA with NS 9372 and NS 1028 leading.
Three NS GE's hold back 21T's consist as they head down the westward slope of the Allegheny mountains. Note the old PRR signal bridge that still stands in Summerhill.
With helper sets on both the rear and front of the train, NS 17G climes the steep grade over the Alleghenies Mountains.
SD40-2 3413 leads NS 054 as it passes through Tipton, PA on an unusually warm April morning. 054's consist consisted of a box car, heavy flatcar, and two DODX cabooses.
K408 heads south through West Park, NY with a surprisingly colorful set of power including a BNSF ACe, and a CP Rail AC4400.
NS 8731, one of Nine Tired old war wagons heading west out of Altoona in one of these so called "funeral" trains.
Nine tired NS war wagons head west for what will be their last trip out of Altoona. These units have been sold to Larry's Truck & Electric in Ohio and maybe someday, some of them will get a second... (more)
Q022 paces along Route 20 in Huntington, MA with the last YN2 SD60M in the lead.