George Hart’s ex-Canadian Pacific 4-6-0 most probably spent most of its common carrier life plying branch lines in Canada. It continued in branch line service on ex-CNJ trackage out of Jim Thorpe,... (more)
A four-car set of Penn Central Metroliners now operated by Amtrak reaches for the wires as the train hums along at Iselin, NJ, on its way from New York to Washington. In early 1972 Amtrak was stil... (more)
Palmetto Crossing Over: Delayed by the extreme cold plaguing the Northeast, a late Palmetto, Train 89, crosses over from Track 3 to Track 4 at Iselin interlocking in preparation for the st... (more)
With the conclusion of the Whippany Polar Express trains, Maine Eastern FL9 488 and 489 are in temporary storage.
A CSX intermodal train rounds the curve at the approaches CP5 in Ridgefield Park, NJ
NYS&W WS2 is running light to the west end of the MC Yard.
Before and After: Keystone Service Trains 640 and 641 get a dose of early morning light as they meet at Metropark Station on Wednesday, January 3, 2018. Cab Car #9636 is the last cab car ... (more)
In a picturesque winter scene, pulled straight from the Polar Express book, Black River's #60 pulls a Christmas Train through the snowy forest during the first snow of the season.
Spotlight on the Morning Keystone: The early morning sun creates a spotlight on Keystone Service Train 641 as it passes through Metropark Station on Wednesday, January 3, 2018.
NJ Transit train 877 is passing Summit yard and will soon be pausing at the station. In the background is the former Summit Truck Body building.
The Whippany Polar Express train set is parked on the Whippany Line, with FL9 489 facing west. Winter storm Grayson is blanketing the locomotive with a coating of snow.
Winter storm Grayson is blanketing Morristown with several inches of snow. M&E MP15DC 2354 and SW1500 20 are getting a coating of snow.
Note the Amfleet 1 coaches in the short-lived "lava lamp" livery behind the "Hippo"
A westbound New York to Long Branch local has just departed the South Amboy station and is approaching RARE Interlocking. The next stop for this train will be Aberdeen-Matawan.