In the category of "most deserving to be seen under the lights at night," I submit newly repainted New Hampshire Northcoast GP18 1801! Seen leading Pan Am train BODO past the ex-Boston &... (more)
NHN 2 GP38-2s sandwhich recently repainted GP18 #1801 as they head south.
Limping In. DOBO finally makes its appearance into 3rd Avenue in Somerville. They had been sitting a few blocks away for quite a while after losing their air near Walnut Street. B... (more)
Southbound on the Conway Branch with empties for Pan Am.
It Comes Out At Night. Pan Am's DOBO, rolls west along District 2 and into the artificial sunlight at the old B&M freight house at East Kingston, NH. The train will be unloaded at ... (more)
New Hampshire Northcoast heads south through Somersworth, NH on their way to Dover yard to drop off gas cars. They hit snow banks that were brought by the recent storm.
Making good time out of Ossipee, 3823 leads the way south on the causeway through Milton Pond. The dark storm clouds above the train would soon bring about a short torrential downpour, but when th... (more)
Night Mover. Bob Seger's tune Night Moves came to mind more than once when I spent several weeknights seeking out Pan Am's nocturnal DOBO. Many New England railfans have cha... (more)
DOBO waits in dover for a crew to take it west down to Boston.
DOBO waits in Dover for a recrew to take it west to Boston.
NHN GP9's 1755, 1759, 1757, 1756, 1758 pull 63 loads south to the top of the grade at Palmer's Crossing.
Boston-bound loads cross the Union Meadows.
Sand-train switching Tri-City in North Rochester.
Sand train loading at the Ossipee pit.