With the conclusion of the Whippany Polar Express trains, Maine Eastern FL9 488 and 489 are in temporary storage.
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.
As the snow flakes fly the 11:50 a.m. Whippany Polar Express is crossing Eden Lane, en route for an express run to East Hanover,
The 1:50 Whippany Polar Express is departing Cedar Knolls for the through run to Hanover. The popular trains are schedule to operate through December 31.
The 1:50 p.m. Whippany Polar Express train is returning westbound as approaches Deforest Avenue in Hanover. N.J.
Maine Eastern FL9 488, leads the Polar Express eastbound out of Whippany, on the Morristown & Erie Railway.
The Morristown & Erie commenced operation of the 2017 Whippany Polar Express trains during the evening of November 18. For the next six weeks the M&E will host an ambitious schedule of Polar Expr... (more)
A bit of fall foliage remains on the trees at Mount Tabor, N.J. NJT MidTOWN Direct train 6920 is viewed departing Mount Tabor, bound for Penn Station New York.
Maine Eastern FL9 489 is coupled to the west end of the Whippany Polar Express Train while sister unit 488 is on the east end. The first Polar Express train of the season is scheduled for November... (more)
Maine Eastern FL9 489 poses next to the Whippany water tank. The 489 and 488 will see service again this year on M&E's Polar Express trains.
The last Whippany Railway Museum "Pumpkinliner" excursion of the day heads east toward Morristown shortly after departing the museum site in Whippany. The train operated with an FL9 on ... (more)
#488, now back on the M&E with MERR no more, is in charge of this move, actually, which includes the C424 #18 soon to head off the roster. The set was switching cars in & out of the yard for the ... (more)
CLASSIC CAB MEETS BALDWIN STEAM at the Whippany Railway Museum. Maine Eastern FL9 488 is on the point of the Whippany caboose train, facing cosmetically restored Southern Railway 2-8-0 385.
Morristown & Erie C424 18 is pushing a Maine Eastern GP9u 764 and a NJ Transit Comet V coach into the repair complex
Maine Eastern 764 and a NJ Transit Comet V coach are parked on The Hill, near the Morristown & Erie repair complex.