500-025 BERKSHIRE FLYER
On a beautiful May 17th, 2008, The Berkshire Scenic Railway & The Housatonic Railroad along with the Massachusetts Bay Railroad Enthusiasts hosted a special rare mileage trip over the Northern section of the Housatonic RR. The trip ran from the Berkshire Scenic Railway Station in Lenox, Ma North to the CSX Interchange in Pittsfield, Ma. Then South to Canaan, Ct and back to Lenox , On tracks owned by the Housatonic Railroad. We captured the train at many locations along the scenic line, including Lenox, Pittsfield, Lee, Stockbridge, Sheffield & Canaan. The power was Berkshire Scenic EMD SW8 #8619 (Painted in a classy New Haven paint scheme) and Housatonic Railroad's RS3M #9935.
Please check out the sister to this DVD-"The Housatonic Flyer" witch covers another excursion on the southern end of the line from Canaan to Danbury.
Shot in High Definition Video with pro equipment
Total running time 45 min Check out a sample of the DVD below!