"Service is our Business!" proclaims Morristown & Erie Railway GP7u 23 on 5/7/2017 working as the Bayway switcher. This engine is a hard one to photograph, as there is limited road access to the l... (more)
Sea of Red at Lake Junction
The Morristown local has two cars in tow with ME 23 bringing the cars East out of Lake Junction. They'll sandwich the cars between ME 18 and ME 23 a... (more)
Fresh From the Shops
After having a few mechanical issues discovered upon its initial runs on the Whippany Santa trains, ME 23 is back in service on its first shakedown run wit... (more)
The second excursion of the day for the Whippany Railroad Museum is just leaving town with ME 23 bringing up the end of the train. The unit is on its first w... (more)
The Santa Claus Special heads back to the Whippany Railway Museum with M&E #23 leading.
Not An ALCO
For the past few years when M&E supplied power for the Santa train, you could almost bet there would be at least one, maybe two C-424's bracketing it. This year the new... (more)
Red All The Way
M&E 23 charges up the hill on the return trip of the Santa train back into Whippany, past M&E's new Troy Hills Bulk Transload Facility. Not only was it music to the... (more)
Morristown & Erie 23 leads The Santa Claus Special back to the Whippany Railway Museum.
Algonquin Parkway Crossing
Returning back to the Whippany Railway Museum the Santa Special is seen crossing the Algonquin Parkway with ME 23 towing a train full of happy patron... (more)
The Westbound Santa Special
The Whippany Railroad Museum Santa Special regularly features two locomotives bracketing the passenger consist, however this weekend was the first t... (more)
Inaugural Run on the Santa Special
The Morristown & Erie's newest locomotive, ME 23 is seen on the point of the Santa Special. While the unit was painted a few months back the... (more)
Morristown & Erie shows off their "new" GP7 as it leads one of the Whippany Railway Museum's Santa trains.
Whippany Railway Museum's Santa Claus Special departing for East Hanover. M&E GP7u #23 will lead on the way back to Whippany.
When Morristown & Erie repainted their GP7u, they spared no detail, including the Builder's Plate. In this case it is a decal, but at first glance you'd never know.
Morristown & Erie officially unveiled the latest addition to their locomotive roster at the New Jersey Transportation Festival in Boonton, NJ. M&E 23 was built as ATSF 2741 in 8/52 and was rebui... (more)