An early morning Amtrak Regional Express sprints north through New Brunswick, NJ, over an elevated viaduct that the PRR built between 1890 and 1910.
An Amtrak Acela Express races north (Amtrak east) past New Brunswick on the express track towards Newark, NJ.
You Again?: You know it's been a long day of railfanning when you catch a train set headed in the same direction for a second time in the same day. In this instance, I caught the distinct... (more)
End of the Line: Multilevel Cab #7001 leads Northeast Corridor Line Train #3719 past some of the switches at County Yard and into its final stop at Jersey Avenue Station on an beautiful Fr... (more)
In Need of a Tow: EMD GP38H-3 approaches New Brunswick Station with a Keystone Service set during the evening rush on Friday the 13th. This set had been Train 649, however it became disabl... (more)
Turning onto the Delco Branch: A crew member looks on outside of GP38-2 #5269 as a Conrail Shared Assets freight turns off of the Northeast Corridor and onto the Delco Branch just east of ... (more)
A Harrisburg bound Amtrak Keystone barrels down the NEC at last light crossing over a series of high speed crossovers just shy of the Jersey Avenue station. Next stop, Trenton, NJ.
Conrail ME-2 passes through New Brunswick station with 16 cars (plus another engine) in tow. The lengthy local will exit the NEC a short distance from here at COUNTY interlocking where the crew wi... (more)
Moments before sunset the sun peeked through the clouds just long enough to illuminate a passing NJ Transit express heading west on Track 3.
Meeting Across the River: Acela Express Train 2170 and NJ Transit Train 3723 approach one another from opposite sides of the Raritan River, as viewed from New Brunswick Station.
On the Edge of Darkness: NJ Transit Northeast Corridor Line Train 3947 approaches the shadows cast on the Northeast Corridor from the Vue building on Track 3 as Train 3864 makes a stop at ... (more)
An Arrow III set pulls off of Track 4 into its final destination of the day: Jersey Avenue Train Station and County Yard. NJT 3955 appears in the background passing on Track 3.
The Amtrak HHP-8 locomotives were introduced around 2000 and were retired by 2014. Here, one of the now gone fleet leads a westbound "Regional" train.
Westbound Keystone Service Train on the Northeast Corridor. These cabs don't seem to offer the engineer much of a view.
The sky provides a beautiful backdrop to start the weekend in New Brunswick as Arrow III #1459 brings up the rear of a consist deadheading from Jersey Avenue to Metropark during rush hour on Frida... (more)