"Come on, hurry up!" John always has to get one last shot, even back then. Check out the cameras of the trainmen.
Our train has stopped to throw a switch. Mr. Dan McFadden adds the following: "That is a CNJ switcher (RS-3) off in the distance. They had quite a business with local industry in High Bridge. The... (more)
Looking at the back of our CNJ steam special in 1953 before departing Dover, the human element is most facinating. Mr. Dan McFadden adds this caption info, "the trip covered the Rockaway Branch. ... (more)
A train full of railfans on the CNJ departs Dover. The man by the switch with the hat is probably the Trainmaster puffing on his cigar making sure we are having a good time. The steam was all go... (more)
Railfans from the '50s record the 810 before reboarding and departing Dover, on what may have been a N. Jersey Chptr. NRHS excursion. From correspondance with viewers, we surmise the trip covere... (more)