"Waiting for Clearance"
The OI-10 is sitting on the Irvington Industrial awaiting clearance into Oak Island. With 22V approaching OI and 15J waiting to depart OI-10... (more)
An ex-Conrail GP40, still in very good bright future paint, sits in the Elizabetport section of the secondary. In the background is Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR).
Approaching the End of the Line - SA31 passes by an old Central Railroad of New Jersey phone shanty as they approach Halls Mill Road. A hopper full of sodium hydroxide perhaps is being de... (more)
The Chase Concludes - After serving Prestone, the SA31 crew is now shoving an empty tank car west through farmland back toward downtown Freehold. The conductor in his florescent green s... (more)
Just East of Downtown - I've had this shot planned for two years and finally it has come to fruition. This train is now without the centerbeam car Railroad: CSX Transportation (CSXT)Locomotive: EMD GP40-2Location: Freehold, New Jersey, USALocomotive #: CSXT 4419Train ID: CR WPSA31Photo Date: March 23, 2015
The Chase Continues... - After catching the train on the Amboy Secondary at Vliet St. (click here) I drove to James... (more)
The Chase Was On... - A midday local heads west on the Amboy Secondary crossing Vliet St. It's Monday and so that means this train is headed for the Freehold Industrial Track. Twice a wee... (more)
An assortment of low hood and high hood geeps along with a Conrail SL 3015 jet snow-blower rest near the Shared Assets Pavonia Yard engine house.
CSXT GP40-2 4419 backs up rush hour traffic on County Route 615 as it leads a 26-car local down the Amboy Secondary toward its customers on the Dayton Branch. Looks like it's time to change the lo... (more)
CSXT 4419 leads train SA-33 out of Browns Yard on the Amboy Secondary.
Accelerating out of Browns Yard, CSXT GP40-2 no. 4419 crosses the South River spanning Sayreville and East Brunswick. The train is on the former Pennsylvania Railroad's (once electrified) Amboy S... (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 lengthy SA31 crosses Lake Manalapan which has risen close to 'flood stage' thanks to the storms over the weekend which were dumping close to 2" of rain per hour.
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 4419 idles on the Perth Amboy Industrial Track with the Outerbridge Crossing between NJ and Staten Island looming in the background.