Tagged: speeder

Hobo Railroad

We attended the 22nd Annual White Mountains Trackcar Meet on the Hobo and Winnipesaukee Railroads this weekend.  The motorcar ran very well; the weather not so much. DSC_6513.JPG

New Haven cab cars at the Hobo RR in Lincoln, NH.  June 4.DSC_6586.JPG

June 5.  Somewhere in Campton, NH.DSC_6595.JPG

June 6.  Angry sky over Weirs Beach, NH and the M/S Mount Washington. The rain started shortly after.

Pioneer Valley RR


Today’s P365 is a slight cheat, as Mrs. Mack505 took the picture.  I haven’t downloaded my camera yet.

Today we took the speeder on an excursion on the Pioneer Valley RR.  The PVRR runs on the track of the Holyoke & Westfield, which was built by the city of Holyoke and has been in continuous operation since 1870.  The RR claims to be the oldest continually operating shortline in the US.  It’s a great run, ending in and around the mills in downtown Holyoke.

Update:  Here’s my own shot for the day.


Project 365 – April 12/13


April 12 – Another sunny spring morning in the Witch City.


April 13 – I spent the afternoon cleaning and adjusting the carb on the speeder.  It’s a Zenith carb on an Onan CCKB motor, for those who know these things.  From this angle, I think it resembles Frank from the movie Cars.  My family doesn’t see it, though.  Maybe it was just too many Gumout fumes.