With the Erie Lackawanna SD45-2 as the second unit, Contrail's OI16 heads west from South Amboy towards Browns Yard.
The OI16 has just set off Port Reading freight cars and is now pushing back onto the Garden State Secondary. Note that the train does not have EL heritage unit 1700 today.
Conrail OI16 puts its train together in Oak Island Yard. Photo taken from a public overpass.
Oak Island transfer job OI16 making a morning run down the Lehigh Line. Normally this train takes the Garden State Secondary for it's trip to Browns Yard in Sayreville. But on this Sunday there wa... (more)
A pair of former Erie Lackawanna SD45's (1705 & 1701) head south through Port Reading.
After holding for four NJT trains at WOOD, OI16 makes its way across the Raritan Bay behind CSXT 8829 and NS 1703. I am very pleased with the results considering I was out of position on the backl... (more)
As severe storms develop to the north and west, NS 1702 and 1705 lead OI-16 into Browns Yard just after 4PM and before the rain. The SD45-2s have been the common power on the Oak Island to Browns ... (more)
Two of only 6 SD45-2s on the Norfolk Southern roster, NS 1705 (ex-CR 6666) and 1701 (ex-CR 6655), bring OI16 past the Browns Yard office. A special thanks goes to the furniture store for letting m... (more)
Looking up at an ex-Erie Lackawanna SD45-2 from the Conrail Shared Assets engine pit.