This lone NS locomotive has been resting here in the Stiles Street Yard for a number of days. This sizable rail yard, which is normally vacant, parallels the very busy Northeast Corridor (NEC). ... (more)
On a sultry August afternoon Amtrak train 19 races through Linden behind a pair of Sprinters. Both southbound and northbound NJ Transit trains meet the 19 at the station.
NS 3673 sitting in Stiles Street Yard. This engine is currently being used to drill a local refinery and put together outbound train 67Z. This yard used to service the massive 100 acre GM Linden A... (more)
BNSF 6897 is en route to the Linden oil terminal. Once there it will assemble Norfolk Southern empty crude oil train 67Z. In the background are the catenary poles of Amtrak's Northeast Corridor.
When was this taken? A quick glance at a Conrail unit coupled to a Reading Unit would make one think that this scene occurred in the late 1970s. But, this was Norfolk Southern Corp H03 arriving in... (more)
NS H03 lite power heads down the Garden State Secondary past some of billboard alley beside the New Jersey Turnpike as well as some parked ethanol train power from the Tremley Point Refinery.
An early morning westbound Amtrak Regional sprints through Linden, NJ on the inside express track. The mighty Pennsylvania Railroad laid six tracks along this portion of the Northeast Corridor wit... (more)
CSXT 8029 leading the Conrail Shared Assets Operations Port Reading transfer train past another Conrail Shared Assets Operations crew working on the Trembley Point Siding.
Saturated light filtering through cloudy yet blue skies makes for a unique catch of an early morning westbound Amtrak Regional sprinting through Linden, NJ on the inside passenger express track. ... (more)
Linden Station - built by the Pennsylvania Railroad in 1914 and in use today - the right side of the building has a lobby and ticket counter while the left side houses a taxi cab company (what a n... (more)
An early morning eastbound Amtrak Regional Express sprints through Linden, NJ bound for Newark, NJ and points north.
Compare this scene today to this Railroad: AmtrakLocomotive: Siemens ACS-64Location: Linden, New Jersey, USALocomotive #: AMTK 642Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: July 21, 2018
Shore train passing through Linden. It's next and final stop will be Newark. The young woman in the yellow dress is waiting for a Jersey Arrrow local.
A long telephoto lens makes apparent, the rolling hills along the NEC in Linden, NJ, as an Amtrak Acela ducks under the former Staten Island Railway freight line to Cranford, NJ which has long sin... (more)
A former CSX engine now under lease to NS, sits on the secondary waiting for a Conrail crew.
A ten car express made up of NJT Arrows overtakes a local train made up of multilevel Bombardier cars as it climbs the grade just ahead of the station in Linden, NJ, on the NEC.