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CERM’s 11th Annual Night Photo Shoot

On October 4, 2014 the Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum in Willimantic, Connecticut continued a tradition spanning more than a decade.  For the 11th year in a row, the museum hosted a Night Photo Shoot where a group of photographers from … Continue reading

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Jamming on a Wednesday Night

Over the past couple months, The Lucky Frog in Willimantic, CT – a restaurant and bar – has started up an open jam session on Wednesday nights.  With the venue 5 minutes from home, I managed to make it out … Continue reading

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P&W Willimantic Extra

On Friday March 30th, the Providence & Worcester Railroad ran an extra from Worcester, MA to Willimantic, CT to handle the interchange traffic to and from the New England Central Railroad.  It turned out to be a very nice day, … Continue reading

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8th Annual CERM Night Photo Shoot

Over the past seven years, the Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum in Willimantic has hosted a number of photographers from around the northeastern region for a night shoot.  This year was no different – both in the fact that the night … Continue reading

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Camera Club Night Shoot at CERM

As most of you know the Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum in Willimantic, CT does an annual night photo shoot, which usually occurs in late September.  But the night came alive in Willimantic on May 14th – well before the usual … Continue reading

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Willimantic Round Trip

Almost a month ago I was out and about on a sunny Saturday.  Jill and the girls were out at a birthday party, and I was running errands around Willimantic.  But when the scanner lit up on the NECR channel, … Continue reading

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NECR 608 in Willi from last month

Boy have things been hectic.  Now that I’ve got a couple minutes, I figured I’d post up a few shots from back in February of the New England Central in Willimantic.  Nothing earth-shattering, but still at least it’s something for … Continue reading

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January 2011 Recap

Holy crap does time fly when you’re doing nothing but shoveling snow.  Yep, we’ve been inundated with snow the past month or so here in the Northeast, and I have next to no photos to show for it!  But I did manage … Continue reading

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Trackside with TRAINS.com #153

The next edition of Trackside with TRAINS.com is up on the magazine’s website.  This time around the theme was “Industrial Scene” – something I don’t have much material on at this point.  So I dug through the archives and grabbed … Continue reading

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The Willimantic Whoopsie

On Tuesday the 9th, unfortunately New England Central train 610 put some loaded ethanol cars on the ground in Willimantic yard.  With a sick daughter home from school, and Jill working, I couldn’t get out to photograph it.  But later in the … Continue reading

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