A heavily weathered AEM-7 leads the westbound Pennsylvanian through Edison. The consist is nearly invisible as it is obscured by flying snow deposited by an overnight storm. While trains were ru... (more)
A 12-car Arrow III set approaches Edison Station on a sunny Sunday afternoon. A good number of these nearly 36-year old EMUs still ply the rails in New Jersey, despite NJ Transit's apparent prefe... (more)
Timing is everything! A quick, unplanned stop at Edison Station yielded several unusual moves in the span of about a half-hour, including two NJ Transit equipment extras from Morrisville, ... (more)
An NJ Transit equipment move bound for the Atlantic City Line blasts through Edison Station on track 3. Judging by the sound of the diesels, the crew was doing their best to make track speed with... (more)
Conrail on the Corridor: It has been many years since heavy freight traffic has regularly traveled this particular portion of Amtrak's Northeast Corridor. One lingering after-effect of Hurr... (more)
A high-speed friendly wave: the engineer of this weekend-only Richmond, VA bound train must have spotted me on the platform from a distance since I got a "toot and a wave" as he passed thro... (more)
Amtrak 2013 leans into the super-elevated curve at NJT's Edison station as it heads south with an Acela Express trainset destined for the nation's capital late on a cold, windy January afternoon.
Just like 2010 and 2011, my first photo added in 2... (more)
Saturday/Sunday only Northeast Regional train 161 rolls toward Trenton and points south.
An afternoon rush hour express bypasses the platform at Edison. Next stop...Princeton Junction.
Northeast Regional service to Richmond with dual AEM-7s rolls through Edison on the Northeast Corridor.
A lot of mainline for a little train... Conrail ME-18 has four cars and a caboose as it makes a run for the General Tire lead in Edison on the Northeast Corridor.
Jersey Arrows at sunset; next stop, New Brunswick. At this time the snow has receded from the main line, but it will be back again soon.
Two ALPs are better than one:
Double-headers are not typical on regular NJ Transit commuter trains. It appears that 4657 is a recent addition to the roster and is MU'ed with 4643 during t... (more)
Another week...another snow storm. This storm wasn't enough to cause heavy delays on the rails in New Jersey, although hundreds of flights were canceled at all area airports. Heavily weathered 9... (more)