A heavy CSX oil train has received permission from a CSX forman to go thru his work area as they have just cleared the bridge. Several days earlier a CSX northbound lead by a BNSF ES44 struck an ... (more)
A CSX tofc is coasting downhill from CP7 in this heavy snowfall as it passes the former New York Central Union Station built in 1927.
BNSF power seems to be the norm on these crude oil trains from the midwest as it crawls down track 1 past the old New York Central Union Station built in 1927.
After 45 minutes since the last train went north I started to get ancy and bored. If it wasn't for the blurp of static on the scanner I would've left. And if I did leave. I would've missed this... (more)
An Amtrak regional and Acela express battle it out on the straight away before hitting the Elizabeth S curve.
And the winner is!!!! NYSW WS-4/SU-99 pulls east towards the crossing so it can clear the switch and head west towards its train.
Pedstrians and motorists were trying to beat out the C777 northern branch local.
The 12:39 westbound is running 10 minutes late, probably due to the inclement weather. A minor snowfall still doesn't stop the M.O.W workers still working on the sidings as evident by the pocket ... (more)
The numbers are a lil recent but the owners name is not. PC 4873 sits at whippany museum rusting away, as of now i personally dont know what has happened to it.
This plaque was recently set between tracks 10 & 11 at the historic CRRNJ Terminal in Jersey City honering the employee's that worked on the railroad during its years of service. It will be dedic... (more)
Recently rebuilt from former highnose ns/nw sd40. NYSW's version sports a standard nose but with what appears to have been a tunnel motor nose with the cutout patched.
The unmistakeable number boards of an EMD classic.
This local crew is bring the 3636 east down the main to the old turntable. Train came in facing east and will go back out facing west.
The classic F45 is just sitting idle on this beautifull winter afternoon.
The SU-100 Conductor gets ready to uncouple the road power from the rest of the train. Earlier the crew dropped off MN 203 in its new paint scheme at saddle brook.