The NERAIL New England Railroad Photo Archive
 
 
Previous Photo Photo of Before FedEx there was a Federal Express Next Photo
Before FedEx there was a Federal Express

Being the last train of the night that went beyond Providence, I took this many times for the short hop to New London while I was stationed there on active duty. The agent at Back Bay station had just rolled up the departure information. There were three Pullmans from Boston that night.

Photographed by Ron DeFilippo, December, 1969.
Added to the photo archive by Ron DeFilippo, February 21, 2019.
Railroad: Penn Central.

Ron DeFilippo's awards:

» Contact the person who posted this photograph.

Full-Sized image (804 x 928)
Sharing this photo?

Use this "permalink" to avoid broken links:

http://photos.nerail.org/s/?p=248973
 
Submit to Stumble Submit to Digg Submit to Del.icio.us Google Bookmark Submit to Reddit Twit This

[Turn Ads Off]

Visitor Comments about this Photo:

Looks like the New London stop was an after-thought. Guess there was no middle of the night passenger or mail traffic at Birdgeport or Stamford?

Posted by John Barlow on 2019-02-22 05:59:31


You must be logged on to post comments.

 
Follow us on Facebook
News | About NERAIL | About Jeff | Contact Jeff | F.A.Q.'s | Privacy Policy | Other Great Sites
This site, excluding photographs, copyright © 2016 Jeff S. Morris. Photographs copyright © individual photographers, except as noted.