While waiting at Edison for a late-running Amtrak 95 with the "Coke Can" leading, I completely forgot about the fact that Amtrak's veterans unit was also due any moment on Amtrak 43, the... (more)
AEM-7AC 908 leads Amtrak 98, the Silver Meteor, east through Edison, NJ. The consist includes a heritage baggage and dining car. Along with the AEM-7, those items are now a thing of the past on ... (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 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)
An Amtrak GP15D is along for the ride, being towed behind ACS-64s 636 & 616. The light engine move is enroute to Phiadelphia. I assume the diesel would be needed to get the KN702 crew back to Ne... (more)
Conrail ME-2 heads back to Metuchen Yard from Deans, passing through Edison station on track 1. Today's train is very short, with a single, empty plastic pellet covered hopper car bracketed by a ... (more)
Acela 2167 is running west/south on track 2 at Edison due to an NJ Transit Jersey Avenue local which has reversed direction onto track 3 at County interlocking for a deadhead run back to New York.
The southbound Carolinian makes good time shortly after meeting an NJ Transit local on tangent between Edison and Metuchen. Low early-morning sun highlights a frosty la... (more)
Amtrak's Pennsylvanian kicks up some snow from a storm the day before while racing along track 3 at Edison.
The southbound Silver Star hits a small patch of sunlight on the approach to Edison station with the "David L. Gunn" unit leading.
An eastbound NJ Transit local from Trenton emerges from the snowy wake of a westbound Amtrak Acela moments before making the station stop at Edison.
Amtrak ACS-64 606 leads train 162 east past some colorful fall foliage at Edison.
The Silver Star is running a few minutes early, passing through Edison just after sunset.
An early morning Northeast Regional train passes through Edison. This weekend only train departs Washington, DC at 5:25am and arrives in Boston at 1:15pm.
Plowing Without a Plow
A light GP15D plows through drifting snow on track 2 of the Northeast Corridor. The blizzard caused NJ Transit to cancel all service for the day. The limited s... (more)