The Virginian hustles south through North Elizabeth at a time when Northeast Corridor trains still had names.
TV-556 was one of the more interesting trains operating on the River Line in the 90s. It was typically led by SP motive power either as a solid set or mixed with Conrail units. Here the once-per... (more)
Three SP AC4400s lead a loaded coal train east out of Tennessee Pass Tunnel. This was one of the more productive trains running over the pass before its closure later in the year. It consisted o... (more)
A BN SD40-2 and two C30-7s lead coal empties from Texas back to the Powder River Basin. The BNSF merger is a little over a year old, but this photo could easily have been taken 10 years prior to ... (more)
2461 leads a C425-C636-M636 consist toward the NS interchange at Slateford Jct. The second unit, DL 3642, is still in Conrail blue paint as of this time in 2004.
It was fitting that the final and newest (and cleanest!) ALP-46a on NJT's roster was called upon to deliver their new "dual-powered" ALP-45DP locomotive to a public unveiling at Newark's Penn Stat... (more)
NJ Transit held an official unveiling of their new "dual-powered" locomotive at Newark Penn Station today. The ALP-45DP is touted as the "first of its kind in North America" (FL9 notwithstanding)... (more)
You'd never know the end was near in this photo taken during Conrail's last days. A relatively clean pair of SD80MACs lead a westbound under a PRR signal bridge that I believe was removed shortly... (more)
SU-99 passes the former NYS&W station in Bogota shortly after departing the MC Yard. The building has been modified by past owners, and has certainly seen better days, but at least it's still sta... (more)
Looking more like a model than the real thing, the lead units of ZDVRO faintly reflect off the dark water of the Colorado River as they pass through Byers Canyon.
It's a busy afternoon at Hillside as Conrail OI-10 leaves the main for the Irvington Industrial Track while the hind end of NS 212 passes.
A former Conrail Operation Lifesaver unit in remarkably clean blue paint leads a fairly long local from South Plainfield back to Manville Yard along Conrail's portion of the Lehigh Line.
Three former Erie Lackawanna SD45-2s (NS 1703 / NS 1701 / CSX 8886) pass through Perth Amboy Station under the catenary of NJT's North Jersey Coast Line. Historically these units would have also ... (more)
The ghost of SF-100? Three former Erie Lackawanna SD45-2s (NS 1703 / NS 1701 / CSX 8886) lead a long transfer job across the diamond at Port Reading. This was a nice surprise as typicall... (more)
Northeast Regional service to Richmond with dual AEM-7s rolls through Edison on the Northeast Corridor.