Trifecta of Yellow. There comes a time it seems in which a railfan will unknowingly have the last encounter with a certain locomotive. This was that time with the 3806 and the third unit the NYSW ... (more)
Three of the six NYS&W SD60s lead a "lite power" SU-99 east on the former L&HR Hudson Secondary at Chester, NY. The decision was made to shuttle the road power back to Binghamton from Ne... (more)
NYS&W SU99 charges through snowfall caused by one of many nor-easters which hit the Northeast U.S. this early Spring season. The train begins to climb the grade towards Sparta Mountain; crossing M... (more)
A trio of black and yellow SD60s power the NYS&W SU-99 across the Wanaque River through-truss bridge in Pompton Lakes, the last one of its kind along the NYS&W Southern Division. All other truss b... (more)
Set up and ready to go.
Assaulting Sparta Mountain
With the peak of the Sparta Mountain grade less than a quarter of a mile away the SU-99 continues West halting rush hour traffic at the busy Route 51... (more)
Jade Green on the NYS&W
The mid week edition of the SU-99 heads Westbound in golden hour light behind a pair of SD60's along with a GP38-2 for the SJ-1. While rolling stock on ... (more)
An on time, and quite short, SU-99 rumbles through Rochelle Park with two SD60s leading. The CSX Geep 38-2 is to be dropped off at a stop at Sparta.
Northbound above Homer.
"Squeezing Past the Mill"
Descending Sparta Mountain
With their train comfortably over the highest point on rails in New Jersey, the WS-2 crew can easily bring their train down Sparta Mountain and enjoy... (more)