Fleeing the Frost Belt: The Silver Meteor, Train #97, passes through snowy Metuchen, NJ en route to a warmer climate in Miami on Monday, December 2, 2019.
Powdered Nose: Keystone Service Train #649 passes NJ Transit's Metuchen Station with snow accumulating on ex-Metroliner Cab Car #9640 on Monday, December 2, 2019.
First Snow in Metuchen: The NJ Transit Pennsylvania Railroad Heritage ALP-46A shoves Northeast Corridor Line Train 3937 past Metuchen Station and the PRR-built Lincoln Tower as snow falls ... (more)
Black Friday Haul: Conrail Shared Assets ME-2, led by a CSX GP40-2 unit, does some maneuvering in preparation for a run west on the Northeast Corridor after coming in from Metuchen Yard on... (more)
A Subtle Oddity: Periodically, a NJ Transit train will be led by a pair of electrics. However, the pantographs on each unit will typically be oriented in the same way (e.g., the rear pant... (more)
Magic status: Shared. The rolling red billboard leads Amtrak 161 from Boston to Washington DC on a crystal clear fall afternoon. Fans were out in droves along the entire length of the Nor... (more)
As Good as It Gets: Just the right amount of cloud cover lent itself to an incredibly vivid and colorful sky as Northeast Corridor Line Train 3957 passed through Metuchen, NJ about 45 minu... (more)
Cheetah of the Corridor: The Acela, the fastest train on the Northeast Corridor, is bathed in orange light as it passes Metuchen Station minutes before sunset on Election Day 2019.
Lincoln’s Gold: Minutes before Sunset on Election Day 2019, NJ Transit's Heritage ALP-46A #4636, wrapped in a Pennsylvania Railroad livery, passes Lincoln Tower with Northeast Corridor Lin... (more)
Color Rush: A pan shot of Northeast Regional Train #129, led by a pair of ACS-64s, passing through Metuchen, NJ as color begins to emerge in the foliage on Tuesday, September 10, 2019.
A Golden Opportunity: A slightly late eastbound Acela #2170 meets westbound Acela #2167 at Lincoln Interlocking, just west of Metuchen Station, minutes before sunset on Friday, October 25,... (more)
A Bruce Van Sant original Kodachrome slide from my collection
I See The Light: Northeast Regional Train 161 approaches the shadows and Metuchen Station on Saturday, September 28, 2019. Note the presence of Geometry Car #10002, "Corridor Clipper... (more)
Silver Star; Golden Hour: ACS-64 #603 leads Amtrak's Silver Star, Train 92, past Lincoln Tower and Metuchen Station under a brilliant sunset on August 25, 2019.
Ordinary and Extraordinary: The Silver Star, Train #92, carrying Amtrak business cars #10004, 10002 and 10020 on the head end, approaches a typical NJ Transit ALP-46 and Comet consi... (more)