BRW 8159 shoves cars back across Main Street and into the side track at Three Bridges.
The freight train has just returned from Ringoes, with the locomotive secure on one of the storage tracks. At the same time, the 3:15 p.m. passenger train is ready to depart for Flemington.
The twice weekly freight train returns toward Ringoes with the 8159 for power. No freight cars for Flemington today, so just a lite locomotive move from Three Bridges.
Being stored at the yard. Built 1960, ex-CN 1376. Miramichi Pulp and Paper (now Repap) number 711.
BRW 8159 is the train on the return trip to Ringoes after dropping off the last three cars in Flemington. There is nothing better than jointed rail.
BRW 8159 holds short of the crossing in the middle of the outlet stores of Liberty Village because of the excursion train. The excursion came into the station about a minute before 066 showed up.
BRW 8159 pops out of the weeds for a second as it passes a vegetable stand just before the Pennsylvania Ave. bridge.
After switching in Three Bridges the local heads back south towards Flemington and ultimately Ringoes. The train is seen crossing over Main Street in 'downtown' Three Bridges. A faded 'CP Rail' ca... (more)
BRW 8159 pulls off of the interchange track after shoving a cut of cars into it. The cars are left for NS local H76 which runs later in the afternoon.
In typical shortline fashion, this former CP switcher trundles over rough rail and through a tunnel of trees just south of Three Bridges with three covered hopper cars.
Belvedere & Delaware River RR SW1200RS crosses the South Branch Raritan River with one car in tow for the Norfolk Southern interchange at Three Bridges.
SOR 1201 backs down the lead to begins its shift switching, RLK 4200 kicks cars while CN 4725 waits for 1201 to clear. CN 422 can be seen pulling down the connecting track to lift at the east end... (more)