On a windy frigid day in the Berkshires, Housatonic local NX-12 prepares to depart West on the main with its CSXT interchange pickup beside the Pittsfield Yard Office.
NX12 passes through Cornwall Bridge as it follows the Housatonic River on a cold and snowy Thursday morning.
Waking up The Neighborhood : As the sun starts to rise over Northwestern Connecticut, NX12 wakes the town of Cornwall Bridge as it accelerates past the well preserved Cornwall Bridge Statio... (more)
On a frigid cold January afternoon the NX-12 local catches the warm light of the fast falling sun after picking up its interchange near the west yard.
NX12 Rounds a curve just south of downtown Housatonic, MA with the 3604 in the lead.
3600s Paired Again: NX12 glides along Van Dusenville Rd after doing some switching at Rising. on this day, 12 was lead by both the 3604 and 3600. It has been months since two of the 3600s h... (more)
A former NYC GP9 leads a RS-3M south with a short interchange train from Pittsfield on a bright March afternoon on the old ex-New Haven “Berk” Line.
Housatonic NX12 cuts through the thick river fog this morning in Cornwall Bridge, CT
NX12 throttles out of the 10mph speed restriction in the town of Housatonic, Mass and the railroad location known as "Rising"
NX12 rounds appropriately named pipeline curve in Lee, Mass, with some MOW equipment sitting on the lead to the abandoned Columbia paper mill.
NX12 finally gets on its way southbound out of Lenox after switching out a week long backlog of freight cars. The Canaan, CT to New Milford, CT portion of the Housy has been shut down for a week d... (more)
NX12 creeps around a curve along River Rd in New Milford, CT as they head south to New Milford Yard
GMTX GP38-2 leaser 2346 leads Housatonic Railroad train NX13 as it knocks down the CP150 signals exiting CSX property and entering Housatonic property. Tonight's NX13 is a healthy 31 cars
The NX12 crew prepares to fire up NX10's 3600 before it trades places with the 3604 for the return trip north to Canaan. Also note the preserved B&M caboose hiding in the background.
NX12 passes by the old freight house in Housatonic, MA as it heads south with the 3604 in the lead.