Conrail JR-01, with a light set of power, ambles west on the Lehigh Line, passing through Weequahic Park in Newark. The train will retrieve outlawed NS 18G to the west.
A Conrail relief job approaches CP Townley in Union, NJ as it heads down to CP Aldene to pick up an outlawed NS 18G and bring the train to Conrail's Oak Island Yard in Newark.
NS 1703 leads 67Z slowly west at MP 174 at Horingford. Where a pair of PL Mast signals still stand. But not for long.
NS 1703 leading 67Z creeps through Fostoria on it's way to Altoona. Note the new Cab signal box. PTC mounts on the roof.
NS 67Z curves through the town of Mapleton with a rare leader. A SD45-2. Recently Upgraded with PTC, LSLs and new trucks.
10N starts down the Slide in Gallitzin with SD45-2 1703 leading. Today a Safetran Mast signal stands next to the PRR Dwarf signal.
"Rerouted Port Reading Turn"
For the third weekend in a row Conrail YPPR-32 detoured via the Lehigh Line and Port Reading Secondary due to trackwork on the Garden State Secondary. NS 1700, the EL heritage unit, had been the ... (more)
After having some engine issues around Johnstown, 10N came up to Cresson, stopped their train, cut the power away, and wyed the power at Gallitzin and put NS 1703, a SD45-2, in the lead of the tra... (more)
Woodbridge Ave. - After dropping cars at Port Reading Yard, the OI16 makes its way south on the Chemical Coast to interchange with North Jersey Coast Line and then the Amboy Secondary for... (more)
Conrail's JR2 crew has the OI16 in tow, as the train swings around the horn at Port Reading. Soon it will be setting off over 30 freight cars at Port Reading Yard. Today's train is powered by two ... (more)
ESSAY.- My gift for Valentine's Day was permission to go railfanning. After catching this train in Port Reading and Sewaren I quickly made my way to South Amboy to catch it just south of t... (more)
Conrail OI-16 pulls out of Port Reading Yard with a cut of freight cars for Brown's Yard. Two former Erie Lackawanna SD45-2 locomotives are power for today's train.
"BY8 Crossing Pratt" Conrail Shared Assets train BY8 (powered by NS SD45-2 #1703 & CSX GP38-2 #2624) reverses away from the Fresh Kills Waste Transfer Facility in order to clear t... (more)
"BY8 Borders the SIE" Conrail Shared Assets train BY8 (powered by NS SD45-2 #1703 & CSX GP38-2 #2624) heads to the Fresh Kills Trash facility after making a quick stop on the Rich... (more)