The power for NYS&W's road freight SU-99 has just arrived at the west end of MC Yard. In a moment it will back up to its train on the next track over, and depart for Binghamton, New York.
"A New Face"
Thanks to federal funding from the state of New Jersey, the Susquehanna was able to rebuild two former Southern Pacific SD40T-2s into ECO units. The first ... (more)
"Lemons on Ice"
The new face to the NYSW in the form of SD33-ECO 3012 trails fourth out of four on it's maiden voyage across the entire Southern Division.
Daylight up the Delaware
While the Southern Tier is arguably one of the more scenic lines in the tri-state area, daylight freight trains are an incredibly infrequent occurrence... (more)
Before the real work commenced for the day, a quick jaunt to Lanesboro, Pennsylvania was in order for a rare daylight passage of the New York Susquehanna & Western's Port Jervis, NJ to Syracuse, N... (more)
Bluebirds Assault the Mountain
A quartet of leased CEFX SD40M-2's bring the evening SU-99 through Oak Ridge, NJ as they near the summit of the grade in Stockholm, NJ. The units... (more)
Detoured up the Delaware
Four units from two railroads haul a combined NYSW SU-99/CSX Q710 up the CNYK Southern Tier on a beautiful summer afternoon. A group of people can be s... (more)
Making an unusual Sunday appearance, the SU-99 is seen heading Westbound through Midland Park. The train is crossing a particularly busy four way intersection... (more)
"Summertime Yellow Jackets "
EMD Quintet on the Southern Tier
A set of five EMD's (Two CSX and three NYS&W) lead a detouring Q710/SU-99 combo up the Southern Tier past the Delaware, Lackawaxen & Stourbridg... (more)
Morning Westbound at Lake Grinnel
A small lake community in Sparta, NJ awoke to the sounds an unusual morning freight train as five EMD's hauled a lengthy SU-99/Q710 West. This... (more)
Detouring up the Delaware
The first of two detouring CSX garbage trains continues its journey on the NYS&W as it passes through the small town of Callicoon, NY. Freight trains ... (more)
Three of NYS&W's SD60s lead the New Jersey to Binghamton, New York SU-99.
Second Time's a Charm
After a troubling first attempt to get this train out of New Jersey the day before, SU-99 has successfully made it onto the M&NJ Hudson Secondary. Seen he... (more)
Early Morning Departure
The SU-99 is running uncharacteristically early as it crosses Overpeck Creek just after 10:00 in the morning. While its rare to catch its Eastbound coun... (more)