RailPictures.Net Photo: CR 1613 Conrail EMD GP15-1 at South Amboy, New Jersey by Doug Lilly
 
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Conrail (more..)
EMD GP15-1 (more..)
Unknown
South Amboy, New Jersey, USA (more..)
June 13, 1981
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CR 1613 (more..)
Unknown
Doug Lilly (more..)
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South Amboy, New Jersey was known for decades as the point where New York & Long Branch trains changed from electric to steam, and later, diesels for the trip down the Jersey coast. Very close to the point where the change occurred was McCormack Sand, a large rail/barge/truck sand processing/transloading facility. Here a Conrail GP15-1 works with McCormack S4 1268 to switch the facility. I have found no documentation, but the number leads me to believe that the Alco is a former Boston & Maine unit.
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