Category: massachusetts

AMTK 20008 Phase III Cafe part of #13 Fast …

AMTK 20008

Phase III Cafe part of #13 Fast Mail.

Springfield, MA

9/14/2002

No. 244 heading up train no. 12, The Fast Mail…

No. 244 heading up train no. 12, The Fast Mail.
Boston, MA

February 1999

244 and 288 leaving town with The Fast Mail.Bo…

244 and 288 leaving town with The Fast Mail.
Boston, MA

February 1999

The “Ambassador”, the day train …

The “Ambassador”, the day train from New York to Montreal, arrives at Greenfield, MA
on April 25, 1965 with a CN Baggage RPO and two NH American Flyer cars.

MBTA 1016 In 1994 Amtrak was power short!…

MBTA 1016

In 1994 Amtrak was power short! this is west bound inland route train 149 the Bay state

Palmer Center, MA

10/15/1994

The state-funded Bay State was Amtrak’…

The state-funded Bay State was Amtrak’s “inland route” train between Boston and Washington via Worcester, Springfield, and Hartford. The lingering winter snow was giving way to the early spring sun on a March morning as F40 207 swung through Wellesley, MA, westbound on Conrail’s former Boston & Albany line, which was once four tracks through here.

March, 1986

Amtrak’s “The Bay State” p…

Amtrak’s “The Bay State” pulling into town.

Framingham, MA

8/20/1985

Setting sun encounters Yankee Clipper Att…

Setting sun encounters Yankee Clipper

Attleboro, MA

January, 1975

Southbound Colonial meets Northbound Selkirk…

Southbound Colonial meets Northbound Selkirk freight on the crowded shoreline route of the former New Haven Railroad. This picture is from an era of great transition in the railroad world. Penn Central is close to shutting down and Amtrak will soon be trading in the old E units.

Attleboro, MA

August, 1973

Afternoon Senator headed for New York and Wa…

Afternoon Senator headed for New York and Washington.

Attleboro, MA

January, 1972