Background image
The world of trains according to David Graham

Join us on irc.railfan.ca in #railfan - the world's best 24/7 railfan chat (alternate client)

Index by location

Index by date

Other indices

Recent outings

Railfan information

The HotBox

Today's random implausible lashup: CP 5595-CN 5542-RRPX 4223-CN 5765-CSXT 8106-NS 7516

Site news

Top photos from May 8th, 2009

Sodus_08.05.09_6425.jpg 25 Sodus_08.05.09_6424.jpg 18 Canaan_08.05.09_6463.jpg 15 Selkirk_08.05.09_6449.jpg 14 Sodus_08.05.09_6404.jpg 11 Canaan_08.05.09_6458.jpg 9 WestfieldMA_08.05.09_6481.jpg 8 Selkirk_08.05.09_6445.jpg 7 Sodus_08.05.09_6427.jpg 6 Sodus_08.05.09_6426.jpg 6

May 8th, 2009

On our way to the wedding of one of my oldest friends in rural New Hampshire, we stopped in to see the Ontario Midland, CSX, HRRC, and PVRR, finding very little running. We brought our camera in for a cleaning, and it was returned to us without charge because of an apparently immutable piece of dirt on the sensor, so another railfan trip goes into the record with a great big spot in the upper-right corner of all my photos.

Sodus, New York

Sodus is the home of the Ontario Midland.

Sodus_08.05.09_6398.jpg 2 Sodus_08.05.09_6399.jpg 3 Sodus_08.05.09_6400.jpg 5 Sodus_08.05.09_6401.jpg 3 Sodus_08.05.09_6402.jpg 2 Sodus_08.05.09_6403.jpg 2 Sodus_08.05.09_6404.jpg 11 Sodus_08.05.09_6405.jpg 2 Sodus_08.05.09_6406.jpg 5

video
Sodus_08.05.09_6407.mpg
OMID 36 enters Sodus with a single car and continues into the industrial tracks after a short stop.

Sodus_08.05.09_6407.jpg 4 Sodus_08.05.09_6408.jpg 3 Sodus_08.05.09_6409.jpg 3 Sodus_08.05.09_6410.jpg 3 Sodus_08.05.09_6411.jpg 1 Sodus_08.05.09_6412.jpg 6 Sodus_08.05.09_6413.jpg 2 Sodus_08.05.09_6414.jpg 1 Sodus_08.05.09_6415.jpg 1 Sodus_08.05.09_6416.jpg 1 Sodus_08.05.09_6417.jpg 1 Sodus_08.05.09_6418.jpg 5 Sodus_08.05.09_6419.jpg 4 Sodus_08.05.09_6420.jpg 1 Sodus_08.05.09_6421.jpg 1 Sodus_08.05.09_6422.jpg 2 Sodus_08.05.09_6423.jpg 1 Sodus_08.05.09_6424.jpg 18 Sodus_08.05.09_6425.jpg 25 Sodus_08.05.09_6426.jpg 6 Sodus_08.05.09_6427.jpg 6 Sodus_08.05.09_6428.jpg 5 Sodus_08.05.09_6429.jpg 3 Sodus_08.05.09_6430.jpg 2

Lyons, New York

(map) Lyons is a few miles South of Geneva, New York, linked by an NS track from the town's ex-Conrail CSX main line to the Finger Lakes Railway.

Lyons_08.05.09_6431.jpg 3 Lyons_08.05.09_6432.jpg 2 Lyons_08.05.09_6433.jpg 1

Selkirk, New York

(map) Selkirk is the home of one of CSX's largest, if not particularly accessible, yards, near Albany.

Selkirk_08.05.09_6434.jpg 3 Selkirk_08.05.09_6435.jpg 5 Selkirk_08.05.09_6436.jpg 3 Selkirk_08.05.09_6437.jpg 2 Selkirk_08.05.09_6438.jpg 2 Selkirk_08.05.09_6439.jpg 2 Selkirk_08.05.09_6440.jpg 4 Selkirk_08.05.09_6441.jpg 3 Selkirk_08.05.09_6442.jpg 2 Selkirk_08.05.09_6443.jpg 2 Selkirk_08.05.09_6444.jpg 4 Selkirk_08.05.09_6445.jpg 7 Selkirk_08.05.09_6446.jpg 3 Selkirk_08.05.09_6447.jpg 4 Selkirk_08.05.09_6448.jpg 6 Selkirk_08.05.09_6449.jpg 14 Selkirk_08.05.09_6450.jpg 4 Selkirk_08.05.09_6451.jpg 3 Selkirk_08.05.09_6452.jpg 5 Selkirk_08.05.09_6453.jpg 4 Selkirk_08.05.09_6454.jpg 2

Canaan, Connecticut

(map) The town of Canaan is the home of the Housatonic Railroad (HRRC).

Canaan_08.05.09_6455.jpg 2 Canaan_08.05.09_6456.jpg 3 Canaan_08.05.09_6457.jpg 3 Canaan_08.05.09_6458.jpg 9 Canaan_08.05.09_6459.jpg 3 Canaan_08.05.09_6460.jpg 3 Canaan_08.05.09_6461.jpg 2 Canaan_08.05.09_6462.jpg 3 Canaan_08.05.09_6463.jpg 15 Canaan_08.05.09_6464.jpg 4 Canaan_08.05.09_6465.jpg 3 Canaan_08.05.09_6466.jpg 3 Canaan_08.05.09_6467.jpg 4 Canaan_08.05.09_6468.jpg 2 Canaan_08.05.09_6469.jpg 3 Canaan_08.05.09_6470.jpg 2 Canaan_08.05.09_6471.jpg 3 Canaan_08.05.09_6472.jpg 3 Canaan_08.05.09_6473.jpg 3 Canaan_08.05.09_6474.jpg 2 Canaan_08.05.09_6475.jpg 3 Canaan_08.05.09_6476.jpg 2

Westfield, Massachusetts

(map) Westfield is the home of the Pioneer Valley Railroad, which hosts several ATSF-built CF7 frankenstinian locomotives.

WestfieldMA_08.05.09_6478.jpg 3 WestfieldMA_08.05.09_6479.jpg 3 WestfieldMA_08.05.09_6480.jpg 5 WestfieldMA_08.05.09_6481.jpg 8 WestfieldMA_08.05.09_6482.jpg 5

Google
 
Web railfan.ca

May 8th, 2009

On our way to the wedding of one of my oldest friends in rural New Hampshire, we stopped in to see the Ontario Midland, CSX, HRRC, and PVRR, finding very little running. We brought our camera in for a cleaning, and it was returned to us without charge because of an apparently immutable piece of dirt on the sensor, so another railfan trip goes into the record with a great big spot in the upper-right corner of all my photos.

May 8th, 2009

On our way to the wedding of one of my oldest friends in rural New Hampshire, we stopped in to see the Ontario Midland, CSX, HRRC, and PVRR, finding very little running. We brought our camera in for a cleaning, and it was returned to us without charge because of an apparently immutable piece of dirt on the sensor, so another railfan trip goes into the record with a great big spot in the upper-right corner of all my photos.

May 8th, 2009

On our way to the wedding of one of my oldest friends in rural New Hampshire, we stopped in to see the Ontario Midland, CSX, HRRC, and PVRR, finding very little running. We brought our camera in for a cleaning, and it was returned to us without charge because of an apparently immutable piece of dirt on the sensor, so another railfan trip goes into the record with a great big spot in the upper-right corner of all my photos.

May 8th, 2009

On our way to the wedding of one of my oldest friends in rural New Hampshire, we stopped in to see the Ontario Midland, CSX, HRRC, and PVRR, finding very little running. We brought our camera in for a cleaning, and it was returned to us without charge because of an apparently immutable piece of dirt on the sensor, so another railfan trip goes into the record with a great big spot in the upper-right corner of all my photos.