Fifty years ago the Middletown & New Jersey was a modest 7-mile shortline running between Middletown and Johnson, NY, powered by a pair of 44-Tonners. Its days work done, M&NJ 44-Tonner 2 posed ou... (more)
A normally nocturnal NYS&W SU-100 was pushed back 12 hours due to signal cutovers on NJ Transit, and highballs east past Middletown, NY, passing the Red Onion Siding east of the passenger station.
Westbound to Port Jervis with approaching Middletown-Town of Wallkill Train Station.
Looking more like the set of a horror movie, the old O&W station has been vacant since a fire in 2004.
NS 8339 is on H-55 on the Crawford Industrial, the former NYO&W mainline at Middletown, NY 5/8/2015
The former station and headquarters of the New York, Ontario & Western railroad is derelict and in imminent danger. In 2004 a fire gutted the opposite end of the building and no repairs were ever ... (more)
With white flags flying, the M&NJ conductor rides up front and gets ready to flag the next crossing as we approach another photo op during the last run to Slate Hill.
The sign says it all - last run to Slate Hill for the M&NJ, the end of an era.
773 passes a line of stored soil container cars while bringing some back from further down the line to their transload facility.
Middletown & New Jersey's classic 44-tonner leads a single boxcar south through a tranquil scene on its way toward Slate Hill.
M&NJ 1 is on a photo extra that will be the final run to Slate Hill, NY.