Railfanning the Gillespie - While waiting for the afternoon arrival of the Browns Yard supply train (OI16) I heard horns on the Gillespie Branch and hurried over to this spot to catch 444... (more)
Wrinked Rails - Just off the Amboy Secondary and east of Conrail's Browns Yard a member of the SA3 crew throws a switch to work Old Bridge Chemicals Inc. It's my understanding that rail ... (more)
Conrail JR-2/OI-16 typically operates with two six-axle units leading. On this day the Erie Lackawanna heritage unit is handling the job solo. NS 1700 seems to have had no difficulty bringing th... (more)
Dual Mode Over Stump Creek - A morning southbound local shines in the summer sun as it passes through the Cheesequake Marsh.
Crusing on the Coast Line - Panning shot of a Bombardier ALP46 and multilevel car dashing across Stump Creek.
OI16 is on the Scene - Most often led by NS horses it was nice to see a CSX unit leading the daily transfer train into Browns Yard.
NJT Salutes Our Military - One of NJ Transit's two ALP46s saluting active miliary and veteran employees crosses a bridge over the Cheesequake Marsh.
"Golden Hour" Reflection - Here's a photo predating Hurricane Sandy when GP40s were as common as sedge and salt water along the NJT Coast Line.
Weekly train from Browns Yard to Lakewood. 5 lumber, and 1 boxcar will be delivered to Woodhaven Lumber in Lakewood, while the pair of gondolas will be dropped off at Brick Recycling in Wall Town... (more)
Crossing the Cheesequake
Freshly painted in the handsome maroon and gray Erie Lackawanna scheme, NS 1700 gently plies the rails at Conrail Shared Assets Browns Yard in Old Bridge, NJ. The Autumn leaves make the perfect ba... (more)
Twelve to Woodhaven Lumber - The weekly Thursday local from Browns Yard to Lakewood has been running like clockwork. Once again she is crossing the mile-wide Cheesequake marsh just minut... (more)
A rather rare treat on November 8, 2009 was the running of the SA31 from Red Bank back to Browns Yard. Here, the SA31 heads west on the Amboy Secondary, passing a parked MOW vehicle.
F40 over Stump Creek - You don't see F40s on the Coast Line anymore :(