Lake Manalapan Bridge - The railroad tracks along Lake Manalapan are a favorite spot for fishermen, and every so often they have to share it with the local train. Here a train is returni... (more)
The train to Freehold was running especially late on this Friday afternoon. Here it is passing along Lake Manalapan. A nice treat seeing the splat car,which meant that the train would be running... (more)
Close to sunset an empty six-car train returning to Browns Yard slowly makes its way across Lake Manalapan.
SA31 crosses the calm Manalapan Brook for a fifth and final time on its way to Freehold. Railroad: CSX Transportation (CSXT)Locomotive: EMD GP40-2Location: Monroe, New Jersey, USALocomotive #: CSXT 4423Train ID: CR WPSA31Photo Date: August 17, 2009
This was the only time I caught a light engine in Conrail paint past the ex-PRR station in Freehold. The only customer on the east side of town required a shoving platform to be used when being se... (more)
SA31 pauses in town while getting permission to enter the Amboy Secondary to head back to Browns Yard. Three to four days a week Jamesburg is a busy junction in the afternoon with two trains using... (more)
A perfect thin layer of clouds made it possible to try a new angle in Jamesburg.
Other than the NS number it could be 1999 in downtown Freehold once again. After dropping off two tanks at Honeywell, a light NS 5311 pauses on the Monmouth Avenue crossing to pick up the conducto... (more)
On the first day of September, CSXT 2798 sits quietly at Reed & Perrine in early morning light. SA31 usually works this portion of the line in the mid to late afternoon which never allows a shot f... (more)
After clearing the fallen tree in just a few minutes, the hirail truck heads back to Schoolhouse Rd. to allow SA31 to conti... (more)
A round of bad storms over the weekend brought down yet another tree just west of MP 8 on the Freehold Industrial in... (more)
CSXT 4429 shoves back into the trees to drop off a boxcar at the loading dock at Builders General in Freehold.
Well, it ain't the 3985 but I'll take it. CSXT 4429 meets a Dodge Challenger at the Main St. crossing in Tennent as the sun begins to fade behind the clouds on the horizon.
The stars finally align and CSXT 4429, symbol SA31, returns through downtown Freehold light after dropping cars at Honeywell on the east side of town. Without a run-around by Honeywell, the crew u... (more)
NS 5277 drops a loaded centerbeam at Builders General one of only four customers along Conrail Shares Assets' Freehold Industrial Track downgraded from a Secondary in early 2009.