Monthly Archives: April 2009


A run to West Springfield

As some of you may know, a trio of New York, Susquehanna and Western SD70Ms that are being leased by RailAmerica were sent from the Florida East Coast Railway to the New England Central for some repairs.  Well, as luck had it, CSX spotted the three on the east end of the West Springfield yard […]


Two Trains in Groton

As things worked out yesterday, I was able to get out and take advantage of the abundant sunshine that graced southeastern Connecticut in the morning.  Not only was the weather beautiful, but I was also able to catch two trains on two different railroads within a matter of minutes.  And to top things off, and […]


P&W and a couple boats

Another nice blue sky day today, one I had to take advantage of.  So I headed out for my walk this morning, hoping to catch Providence & Worcester train NR-2 in Ledyard.  I did bag them, along with a couple things floating on the water – one with NR-2, and one when I went out […]


A Good Friday

A little play on words – it’s the Western Good Friday today, and I had a good Friday with the camera, bagging two trains and a Virginia class submarine returning to the Sub Base, all under crystal clear blue skies.


Thursday morning mixup

Taking advantage of the beautiful weather on Thursday I headed out for a walk.  I figured for something different I’d head to Stoddard Hill and try and catch Providence & Worcester train NR-2 heading south.  Well, for once I didn’t catch NR-2, but I did catch a couple other things…