Plowing Through The Snow on The Housatonic
and Upper Harlem and Hudson Lines

Photos By "Devon"

The winter of 2000-2001 brought lots of snow to the northeast but some old EMD engines just pushed it out of the way. One Metro-North worker kept his camera with him to capture the action and was able to get a rare shot of Housatonic power in Danbury, CT.

You can click on the thumbnails to download the larger picture.

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Housatonic engines 7324 and 3601 head east towards Berkshire Jct. on the Maybrook Line at Danbury, CT

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Housatonic engines 7324 and 3601 sit at White Street in Danbury after plowing the tracks to the NY/CT State Line

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Train 968 waits to depart Wassaic Station  after a snow storm on Feb. 6, 2001

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Train 9911 with Genesis power arrives at Wassaic, NY on Super Bowl Sunday (1/28/01) with lots of snow in the yard

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Train 923 arrives at Wassaic, NY on February 6, 2001

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NYC FL9 2012 with the 2008 following arrive at Poughkeepsie, NY on December 14th with signs of a white Christmas to come

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Still looking great, two years after receiving a new paint scheme. 2012 in Poughkeepsie, NY on 12/14/01


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