CDOT 229 shoves a late-afternoon eastbound from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central Terminal.
Train 1160 rolls past the former Erie Railroad BJ Tower in Rutherford, NJ with GP40PH-2 4204 leading eastbound and an ALP-45DP on the west end. NJT has been short of cab cars during the PTC conve... (more)
NS 20R passes the high car detector in South Plainfield, NJ on the Port Reading Secondary. 20R is a regular on this line, but on this day was one of many trains to slowly move east. This was the... (more)
Three GP38-2s mingle with a GEVO at NS' Enola Locomotive Shop. The two low-nose units have most likely been here many times in the past when they were employed by Penn Central and Conrail.
NS 211 was one of many trains to detour over the Port Reading Secondary on this day. The detours were necessitated by the derailment of CSX Q404 the day before on the Lehigh Line in Union, NJ. I... (more)
Conrail ME-2 heads to County interlocking from the National Can Lead in Edison with three cars sandwiched between a former Conrail GP38-2 and a former Western Maryland GP40-2. This 5-day per week... (more)
An RCRY crew is hard at work on a Sunday morning swapping loads and empties at a warehouse siding.
An Amtrak "Holiday Extra" heads for New York Penn station from Washington, DC with a borrowed set of MARC coaches in tow. Amtrak has a long-standing tradition of borrowing equipment fro... (more)
An Amtrak "Holiday Extra" heads for Washington, DC from New York Penn station with a borrowed set of NJ Transit Arrow IIIs. Amtrak has a long-standing tradition of borrowing equipment f... (more)
Conrail PR-32 heads back to Port Reading from Oak Island Yard with a healthy cut of transfer traffic in tow behind two SDs. The train is taking a detour via the Lehigh Line and Port Reading Second... (more)
A three-unit Q409 swings off Conrail's Lehigh Line onto the home rails of the Trenton Subdivision.
LA&L 425 is back on home rails shortly after working at Rochester & Southern's Brooks Ave Yard. The train is crossing the Genesee River on a bridge shared with CSX's West Shore Subdivision.
Conrail PR-32 heads back to Port Reading from Oak Island Yard with a healthy cut of transfer traffic in tow behind two SDs. The train is taking a detour via the Lehigh Line and Port Reading Secon... (more)
Septa's wire train is stopped just east of Heacock Road in Yardley, PA. Thankfully there was a bit of fall color at this location.
A westbound departs Allentown Yard past the new signals that will soon replace the classic US&S searchlights at CP Allen.