Metro North at Mt. Lakes
MN 4911 @ Mountain Lakes NJ on NJT train #1074 pushing eastward. Next stop in two minutes Boonton and final stop Hoboken.
The southbound Silver Star hits a small patch of sunlight on the approach to Edison station with the "David L. Gunn" unit leading.
Conrail CAOI (Camden, NJ to Oak Island, NJ) rolls through Piscataway on Conrail's 18th birthday with a C39-8/SD40-2 combo leading. Conrail 6007 is one of only 22 C39-8s on the roster. This unit sp... (more)
Snow covered Maine Eastern FL9s rest in Whippany. The locomotives earned their keep hauling the Polar Express trains during November and December.
M&E 18 has five empty covered hopper cars in tow as it passes through Dover, N.J. The train is en route from Rockaway to Chester Junction and is operating over the former CNJ D&R Branch.
"Gloomy Afternoon on the Bergen Line"
An eastbound train from Port Jervis, NY makes an express run down the Bergen County Line from Ridgewood to Secaucus as it passes b... (more)
"Long Hood Running"
The cab car on today's original #1604 out of Woodbine Yard crapped out around leaving time. As a result the equipment for #1610 was swapped and run ... (more)
A local Conrail crew brings a set of light power (plus a cover car) south to run around the wye at Port Reading. The rails at this private crossing are still covered with snow on this quiet morni... (more)
20E passes the neighborhood west of 13th Avenue in Manville with a CP AC4400CW in "dual flags" paint trailing the more typical NS power. Snow accumulation wasn't as heavy in this area as it was fu... (more)
M&E 18 rolls along with five empty covered hopper cars for Chester Junction. The train is operating along side the Rockaway River.
"Frozen and Forgotten"
A pair of ratty EMD GP9s with Northern Pacific and Great Northern heritage sit cold and dead in the New York & Greenwood Lake's Dundee Yard in th... (more)
A 48-year old CNJ veteran leads a Suffern-bound train out of Hoboken just as the sun peaks above the Manhattan skyline on a frigid January morning.
An eastbound NJ Transit local from Trenton emerges from the snowy wake of a westbound Amtrak Acela moments before making the station stop at Edison.
Winter storm Helena is blanketing the Whippany Railway Museum with a thick coating of snow. Texaco Fireless locomotive 7240 poses with a SOO Line refrigerator car and a M&E bobber caboose on a ph... (more)
As the Q254 closes in on its destination of Greenville Yard in Newark, NJ it passes through Liberty State Park along the I-78 NJ Turnpike Extension.