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Re: Metro North Pictures and Video's Thread

Postby GojiMet86 » Wed Apr 27, 2016 8:26 pm

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Re: Metro North Pictures and Video's Thread

Postby Jeff Smith » Thu Apr 28, 2016 11:24 am

Those are some really nice shots! The first several shots seem to be around Marble Hill and BN/SD (the still active Port Morris Connection, which the NYC Hudson RR took over to get to GCT). The last seem to be Stamford. Not sure where you caught the SLE shot.

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Re: Metro North Pictures and Video's Thread

Postby GirlOnTheTrain » Thu Apr 28, 2016 8:12 pm

Snore Line East is Waste Haven...err I mean Shore Line East is West Haven ;)
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Re: Metro North Pictures and Video's Thread

Postby jbwriter » Mon May 09, 2016 9:00 am

I have a question for members of this forum: Does anyone have a pic of any of the siding switches on West of Hudson MNR? I am particularly interested in seeing what Four Story looks like, or some of the others, like 84 Lumber or West or East Red Onion. I'm doing a very short story on the names. Willing to give attribution. Thanks!
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Re: Metro North Pictures and Video's Thread

Postby Travelsonic » Fri Jun 10, 2016 1:48 pm

A few trains I captured on video at New Rochelle back on the 6th. Also got some Mamaroneck shots from that day I still need to put together/upload.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A1Vfs4psPF8

Sorry for the fact that there is a turd on the platform in a couple of shots... I like how the trains look coming into the station from that angle, location on the platform, and I don't know how to work around the fact that it is there. Guess I have to make the best of a crappy situation. :P
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Metro North Locomotive Moving Amtrak Train

Postby PTBarnum » Sat Jul 30, 2016 7:10 pm

Metro North Locomotive Moving Amtrak Train
19 FEB 2014 an Amtrak train became disabled in Milford and a MNRR locomotive was summoned to pull it into the station so the passengers could be moved to another train.
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Re: Metro North Pictures and Video's Thread

Postby Frank » Fri Sep 09, 2016 10:01 am

These videos were taken on the way home from New Haven in May 2015. Both were taken on an M2 train on the New Haven Line. The first video is of a brief express run from Westport to South Norwalk passing through East Norwalk. The second video was taken just after the first video and is of the ride between South Norwalk to Darien passing through Rowayton station. This is likely my last ride on an M2 train. It was a nice ride even though the suspension on the train felt like it was on it's last legs.

Ride on a MNRR M2 train from Westport to South Norwalk
https://youtu.be/J7Fqg7gCDJI

Ride on a MNRR M2 train from South Norwalk to Darien
https://youtu.be/QeEQ9uon2rc

Enjoy! :-)
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Metro North Pictures

Postby PTBarnum » Fri Oct 21, 2016 5:18 pm

Metro North 102 and CDOT 129 in Bridgeport
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Re: Metro North Pictures and Video's Thread

Postby GojiMet86 » Fri Oct 28, 2016 10:51 pm

The Long Island Railroad's MP15AC hauling four of Metro-North's M7A across Astoria.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BTm50LAcpbU
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