Amtrak Northeast Regional train 157 passing Metro North's Port Chester station.
It's 1986, and a Westinghouse-equipped Budd Metroliner coach (PRR Class MP85E4) is rounding the bend just east of the Strasburg Rail Road interchange. Note the old PRR 152-lb jointed rail still in... (more)
Trenton Makes, the World Takes. Amtrak Northeast Regional train number 125 departs Trenton for Philadelphia, with the Lower Trenton Bridge (bearing the famous line across it) is visible in the bac... (more)
Last night in the info booth. 30th Street Station information desk Clerk Pat K. poses in front of the Solari departure board at night on January 2nd. On January 3rd work was scheduled to begin ins... (more)
Southbound Northeast Regional train 195 at Mamaroneck.
The Conrail Shared Assets local slowly heads south on the Northeast Corridor passing a New York bound New Jersey Transit train just outside of New Brunswick station. With the never ending onslaugh... (more)
Conrail ME-2 passes through Edison at dusk. The crew has just completed work on the National Can lead and will get in the clear a few miles ahead on the Delco Lead in New Brunswick.
Acela trainset replacing the regular Northeast Regional consist
An Amtrak "Keystone" train en route from New York City to Harrisburg, PA sprints through Elizabeth, NJ ducking a surviving Pennsylvania Railroad signal bridge just sky Elizabeth station.... (more)
In Living Color: NJ Transit Northeast Corridor Line Train 3725 and Amtrak Northeast Regional 196 make station stops on Tracks 4 and 1, respectively, as the sky provides a beautiful backdro... (more)
There was still some jointed rail on the NEC in 1978 when Metroliner Service utilized the original self-propelled Budd MU cars. Leading the consist is snack bar coach No. 855, PRR Class MPC85E5.
Winter Hits New Jersey: The first snowstorm of the 2018-2019 winter season hit New Jersey with more intensity than expected on November 15, 2018. Here, Washington-bound Acela Express Trai... (more)
A southbound Metroliner rips across the four lanes of East Bel Air Avenue at 100 mph. Lead car No. 829 (PRR Class MP85E4) is a Westinghouse-equipped coach.
After patiently waiting for a northbound to clear on Track 2, a southbound Acela Express accelerates out of New Brunswick down Track 3, likely to switch over to Track 2 at Jersey Avenue. A very ea... (more)