A Saturday Conrail OI-16 departs Oak Island Yard in Newark with CSX 8886 leading three of Norfolk Southern's SD45-2's, including the Erie Lackawanna painted 1700. While Class Is continue to purge ... (more)
CSX power including a former EL SD45-2 sits at 91 Bay at Conrail's Oak Island Yard in Newark.
Conrail OI-16 pulls its train out of Oak Island Yard with the NS 1700 "Erie Lackawanna" leading an SD40-2 past some brightly colored fall foliage.
Conrail OI-16 makes its way out of Oak Island Yard for the trip towards Port Reading along the Garden State Secondary. The colorful NS 1700 leads the way ahead of a standard NS SD40-2.
Upon getting the light at PIKE, 22V proceeds down Lehigh 2 towards Port Newark. Seen hiding behind the trees in the background is NS SD45-2 #1700, which was returned to its former EL paintscheme i... (more)
NS 22V pulls short of a stop signal CP PIKE in Oak Island Yard while a yard job gets out of their way for them to continue the final part of their trip to Port Newark. The Conrail heritage unit le... (more)
A Soo Line SD40/SD40-2 duo leads D&H 266 into Oak Island Yard. During the mid-90s it was not uncommon to see Soo Line units mixed with CP and even D&H power on this train. In the distance, a bra... (more)
An aerial view of the west end of Conrail's Oak Island Yard...shortly after takeoff from Newark Airport. The tracks furthest from the camera (under wireless catenary poles) is Conrail's Passaic &... (more)
An SD38/MT6 slug set rests at the east end of Oak Island Yard. These slug sets were the usual power at Oak Island hump during the last decade of Conrail's existence.