An afternoon westbound destined for Long Branch pushes across the Raritan River Drawbridge.
SA31 has just passed through RARE on its weekly trip to the CR Southern Secondary.
SA31 heads for the CR Southern Secondary which branches off in Red Bank. SA31 is traveling south across the Matawan Creek embankment and interlocking which were completed in 1953. This portion o... (more)
Flanked on both sides by freshwater marsh, NJT 4612 leads a morning westbound on the North Jersey Coast Line under the signals at RARE interlocking.
A local westbound passes through RARE on the North Jersey Coast Line.
En route from South Amboy station to Aberdeen-Matawan station, NJT 4653 leads a local westbound through RARE.
An afternoon westbound on the NJCL crosses over Stump Creek bridge. This railroad causeway which spans across the Cheesequake Creek Basin was originally built in the 1870s by the NY&LB.
The weekly freight train to the CR Southern Secondary crosses over the Cheesequake Marsh. You can't tell from looking, but this causeway (NJCL) was completely submerged by the storm surge from Hu... (more)
Hurricane Sandy damaged the NJ Transit rail system, with the North Jersey Coast Line taking the brunt of the storm. Rail service resumed this week, three weeks after the storm, with some interest... (more)
The last Bay Head to Hoboken direct of the day passes alongside the Raritan Bay on Track 2.
There is only one scheduled opportunity each weekday to catch two diesel-powered trains on the North Jersey Coast Line in Matawan. Here, NJT 4025 (ID: 2303) leads a westbound for Bay Head, while ... (more)
The NJCL passes alongside the Raritan Bay between South Amboy and Aberdeen-Matawan. Across the bay on the right is Staten Island, and on the left is Perth Amboy.
Parkers Creek Bridge - The 2:54 pm out of Long Branch pushes east across Parkers Creek as it starts to slow for the next stop at Little Silver station.
Passengers at Hazlet station wait for NJT 4213 as it pushes west (railroad east) across Bethany Road on Track 2. Meanwhile, on Track 1 an eastbound (railroad west) is picking up passengers.
A morning eastbound crosses Stump Creek on the NJCL.