Under sunny, bright blue skies, Black River & Western 60 run around the train, as the crew readies the coaches for the trip to Ringoes.
Hello Smiley!: Rebuilt 5 months prior, NS 4245 is looking a bit dirty despite being new. But with dirt can come fun, as evident by a work of art on the front of the unit: a smiley face on t... (more)
About 2 months before its abolishment, train NS 66Z makes its way east on the Norfolk Southern Lehigh Line with the first of Norfolk Southern's SD70ACC rebuilds. This unit was rebuilt from NS 2537... (more)
Rebuilt in August of 2019 from NS 8947 (C44-9W), NS 4200 is now about 6-months into its new life as an AC44C6M locomotive. Here, it is leading NS 20R east on the Norfolk Southern Lehigh Line in ea... (more)
Norfolk Southern's most unpronounceable heritage locomotive leads NS 21Q west through the Holcomb Mills section of Flemington. The second unit is NS 4082 (AC44C6M) which was rebuilt from NS 8795 (... (more)
Wooded Western Jersey: NS 20E makes its way through the woods of the Holcomb Mills section of Flemington. NS 1149 (SD70ACe) is the second unit.
NS 22V with a 2016 rebuild of an ex-Union Pacific SD90MAC (ex-UP 3475/ex-UP 8020) passes by the early signs of spring in New Jersey. At the time of this publication, the leader, although recently ... (more)
NS 18N scurries east on the Norfolk Southern Lehigh Line on New Years Day, 2018. The second and third units are C44-9W engines 9656 and 9150.
NS H76 has road power leading its local back west to Allentown, PA. On the rear is mother-slug NS 3039 (GP40-2) and NS 736 (RP-E4C). The lead unit is no longer in service for Norfolk Southern as a... (more)
Eastbound afternoon stack train on the Norfolk Southern Lehigh Line. NS 8998 (C44-9W) is the second unit.
The Black River & Western Santa Train is full of passengers, both from a school bus on one side, and a parking lot full of ‘70’s Detroit iron on the other. Soon 2-8-0 60 will be off for Ringoes.
A Black River & Western work train rolls into the siding at Flemington, New Jersey. RS1 57 began life on the Washington Terminal, and now languishes on the East Penn in Quakertown, Pennsylvania.
Painted in Black River & Western’s mid-80’s “Disco” scheme, T6 56 departs Flemington, New Jersey with a trainload of passengers.
Black River & Western RS3 1554 has drawn the assignment for the road’s freight train. This is one of two BR&W schemes that the RS3 wore during its nine years on the New Jersey short line. For the ... (more)