Pan Am Southern's Office Car Special train - OCS-11 - is seen with FP9As PAR-1, PAR-2, GP9s ST 77 (Boston & Maine heritage) and ST 52 (Maine Central heritage) backing onto the Connecticut River br... (more)
Conway Scenic's Notch Train--led by former Maine Central GP38 #252--heads through "The Girders" as it begins its descent through Crawford Notch.
NEW POWER FOR THE WINNIPESAUKEE SCENIC: The Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad recently acquired an EMD SW1000 to replace the out of service #1008, an Alco S1. Though not a vintage locomotive l... (more)
Foliage is prime as the 14:30 departure from the base of the Mount Washington Cog Railway begins the 65-minute ascent toward the summit of the highest mountain in New England. The M5 biodiesel - ... (more)
The Sunday southbound Pan Am Railways BF-1X (Bellows Falls, VT Switcher extra) pulls a train of LPG tanks across the Bellows Falls-Walpole, NH stone arch bridge on what was originally a Boston & M... (more)
Photographer Ken Patton takes us to the back roads of New Hampshire where a track removal train is busy ripping up vintage rails. Track lifting had already advanced west of Newport NH yard, hence ... (more)
Having just met its opposite number, train 394 heads eastward on a clear track for Berlin, NH and Portland, Maine. Train is crossing the Upper Ammonoosuc River. In the background we see Mount Cabo... (more)
New England Central Railroad's ARRA High Speed Rail project is winding down and during the next 45 days will be completely wrapping up. In the final months of work, ballast touch up is taking pla... (more)
Leaf Peepers. Peak fall colors grace the lower slopes of New Hampshire's White Mountains as MWRC #10 "Kroflite" takes the B-section of the 11 AM train up Cold Spring Hill. Seated on the f... (more)
VTR GP40-2 308, LLPX GP38-2 2334, CLP GP38 203, VTR GP40-2W 311 and VTR GP38-2 201 lead a 40-car ethanol train on the NECR Palmer Subdivision. The VTR 308 is no stranger to this territory as it b... (more)
After spending most of the day working Portsmouth industries, DO-1 returns to Rockingham Jct. at Newfields to tie up the catch of the day. The local is crossing the trestle over where the Squamsc... (more)
Steam in the Snow - Sawyer River. The Conway Scenic Railroad's 1921-vintage Canadian National Switcher runs eastbound across the Sawyer River with the Mass Bay Railroad Enthusiast's annual ... (more)
Former MEC GP38 #252 leads the Conway Scenic Notch Train out of Fabyan Station.
Cogscape - Burt's Ravine. Located just above the famous Jacob's Ladder Trestle is the second steepest portion of the Mt. Washington Cog Railway, known as Long Trestle. From our camera pos... (more)
Claremont & Concord Alco S4 105 is in the eight notch and crawling across the Connecticut River with 700 tons of cement cars trailing the 160-ton locomotive with a blown turbocharger.