I caught up with him on June 25, 2009. We looked briefly at Othello before heading west along the right-of-way, making it as far as Royal Jct, where the branch to Royal City left the mainline.
Crossbuck seen in Othello.
These boxcars never left the state on the last train and are used by a local for storage.
Sentinels waiting for the next train.
Many date nails were found, all with 1930s dates.
Interior views of the substation at Taunton under private ownership.
Mr. Hyde and son Chris.
View from the signal at West Taunton.
Foundation of a bungalow.
Another bungalow foundation view.
Mr. Hyde brought along some HO scale SD40-2s for a shot with an authentic background.
Big fill just west of Taunton.
Broken rail from a derailment.
Views at Royal City Jct.