North Grafton


Watching an EMD CF-7 Fuel Injector Swap 2

About a month ago I took a ride north to spend a little time on the Grafton & Upton Railroad in North Grafton, MA.  It was a rainy, gloomy early May day, so photos out on the road would be so-so – and the kind of rainy day that wouldn’t yield dramatic photos, just pretty boring, […]


Morning on the Grafton & Upton 2

I was off to a slow start in 2014, photographically speaking – my first outing to shoot railroads wasn’t until January 20th.  And as a result of the slow start, the old blog here has been a little stagnant of late.  But I’m trying to change that – first Monday’s post about my upcoming gallery […]


Missed one – G&U, CSX & MBTA in January 1

Oops, I missed a bunch of photos from January in my one big post from a little while back.  On January 22, Bob LaMay and I made our annual trip up to the Mystic Valley Railway Society’s calendar judging luncheon.  And as usual, we did a little railfanning along the way.  On the way up […]


Trackside with TRAINS vol. 156

The next edition of Trackside with TRAINS is up on the TRAINS magazine website!  This time around the subject was Close Clearance, and I submitted a shot of the Grafton & Upton RR switching out Washington Mills in North Grafton, MA, where the buildings are quite close to the tracks.  Voting is open until Sunday […]


Masking tape and a CF-7 – A morning on the G&U 2

After my slideshow at the Amherst Railway Society, I decided to spend the night up in Amherst instead of driving home in the wee hours.  And since I was taking Wednesday off from work as well, I figured I could take a ride over to North Grafton, MA and see a friend of mine that […]