Winthrop Cove


Empty ethanol around the horn, along with the FRA, and FEC for flavor 2

Interesting day yesterday.  Things started out kinda ho-hum, and I figured that I wouldn’t get a chance to head out – had a bunch of stuff at work to do, and what really iced the decision was the fact that Providence & Worcester train NR-2 was coming out of Plainfield as light engines.  Oh, well, […]


Gov. Winthrop and St. Patrick’s Day

Not much green today for St. Patrick’s Day – the plant life has yet to bloom around here, and, well, the P&W’s colors don’t involve any shade of green.  How ’bout blue skies and some track the P&W hasn’t turned a wheel on all that many times in the past few years?


A sub and a train – 5/8/07

From sunny and warm on Tuesday, to cloudy rainy and dreary yesterday and back to sunny and nice today. Gotta love New England Weather – paraphrasing the immortal words of Mark Twain, if you don’t like it, wait a minute. So I headed out for my walk at the normal time, got into the car […]


P&W NR-2 in Ledyard, CT and the reason why P&W is running to Willimantic 1

I couldn’t pass up a beautiful morning, so I ducked out for a few minutes to try to catch Providence & Worcester train NR-2. This time I headed a bit further north to the overlook on Poquetanuck Cove on the Ledyard/Preston town line. Not a bad view, and some sweet sunshine could make for some […]