On a summer evening, a short northbound MBTA local out of Providence approaches the station at Canton Jct., MA, to pick up a couple waiting passengers for South Station. GP9 7555 is a former New H... (more)
An Ashmont-Mattapan High-Speed Line trolley is seen arriving at Butler Station during peak fall foliage. The post World War 2 Pullman-Standard trolleys have been in constant revenue in Boston sinc... (more)
An Ashmont-Mattapan High-Speed Line trolley is seen scooting through Cedar Grove among peak fall foliage. The post World War 2 Pullman-Standard trolleys have been in constant revenue in Boston sin... (more)
MBTA 517 coast out of Framingham with MassDOT blue geep #1136 in the lead.
MBTA commuting train passes downtown Boston in a cold Spring afternoon.
Amtrak's 185-year-old Canton Viaduct still gets the job done, hosting trains ranging from this northbound MBTA local all the way to the fastest train in the Americas, Amtrak's Acela.
During the MBTA's short-lived service extension to Gardner, MA, GP9 1925 (ex-BN/NP) leads a train of depowered RDCs making the turn back to Boston. Note that the first two Budds are ex-CP cars al... (more)
In 1984 the MBTA acquired six GP9s of NP and GN heritage from the Burlington Northern to pull neutered RDCs in Boston commuter service. Ex-BN 1921 headed up an inbound train of Budds on a summer m... (more)
MBTA screamer #1007 built in 1978 sits abandoned in the Rochester dead line. At some point, vandals got to these units and stole horns, bells, numberboards, broke windows, and tagged some. The fat... (more)
The MBTA F40PH "Screamer" dead line sits in Rochester with 15 long-retired F40s. The future of these units is still uncertain, with only 3 units (1009, 1014, 1016) sold for scrap to date... (more)
Keolis 7519 slows for the station stop at Framingham with MBTA 010 leading. 010 is one of two MP36s owned by the MBTA.
Overall view of MBTA's Red Line Ashmont-Mattapan Line servicing facilities. 3254 has arrived from Ashmont and is navigating the turnaround loop for its return trip.
"Sparks Fly At Porter" Track workers smooth out a bumpy rail at Porter Square after a week of work on track 2. During this week, a new section of rail was installed at Porter to replace ... (more)
Kelolis 1008 rips by on the main while Mass Coastal 2008 waits with a ballast train on the controlled siding. On the north leg of the wye is the Middleboro Extra waiting to head back towards Bosto... (more)