The morning of National Train Day was a busy one in Amsterdam, a bunch of westbounds and eastbounds made up most of the morning, here eastbound Q626 heads past amsterdam station on a beautiful mor... (more)
Crawling and thundering up is westbound manifest Q421, as needed mixed freight out of West Springfield to Selkirk, the train is seen here QB 129 climbing the 1.5% grade.
This brought out alot of railfans, the NS Central Of Georgia Heritage unit came north up the river line on empty ethanol K649 the night before, I myself didnt think i would see it but as luck woul... (more)
Heading West through Voorheesville in the evening light, mixed freight Q385 is charging through town with all GE's pulling.
Q372's power has uncoupled from their train and is now bringing the power to be turned, this power would be tacked on to K649 and head westbound later in the night.
A trip selkirk on this beautiful saturday was worth it, every class 1 railroad was sitting in Selkirk this saturday, even a NS heritage unit! but in this picture, Q386's power is moving down the y... (more)
Beautiful Sunny day found me trackside up in the berkshires on CSX's B&A line, traffic was steady through out the day, one of the eastbounds i caught as this Q022 coasting down hill in dynamics w... (more)
Last spot on the chase was in Forestville In the parking of Nuchie's which only does partys and special events for business, hear the train is only a few miles from Plainville Yrd and will complet... (more)
Next Spot to catch PL-1 was off of Main street in Bristol in a business parking lot, i believe there use to be a few side tracks here at one point.
Waking up this morning, i went outside to the truck and suddenly hear the horn of MEC 350, i knew PL-1 would be coming back toward Plainville from the firestone plant in Bristol i decided to give ... (more)
In the last bit of light, CSX L377 thunders westbound through the amsterdam station with a clean ES44AH in the lead.
As needed rack train Q285 hustles through Fonda with a short train and a CEFX SD45 blue bird trailing.
Starting my 2015 spring break on a good note, CSX train I364 with a nice CN/NS/CSX lash up has just gotten a fresh crew and getting to depart the Fonda Siding, the sun just peaked out for a few se... (more)
Smoke is pouring from the two GE's has they pull a heavy and long Q159 Westbound toward the French's Hollow Bridge.
A veteran GE C40-8, CSXT 7614 Still wearing YN2 paint leads Q268 toward the French's Hollow Bridge on a very warm and beautiful Good Friday.