Every time I visit the NEC I see more ACS-64s and less of these. An AEM-7 speeds past the Jersey Avenue station with a Northeast Regional train in tow.
Amtrak train 2225, a weekend Acela Express train to Washington, heads west through County interlocking en route to its next stop at Philadelphia 30th Street station.
Business is good along the Northeast Corridor today as Conrail ME-2 hauls eight cars south toward New Brunswick. This Metuchen-based local serves industries between Metuchen and Deans on Amtrak's... (more)
The Arrow III MU has been a reliable asset since their delivery to NJDOT in 1977. Now, in dwindling numbers, one of the few sets of Arrow IIIs that remains moves light to Morrisville Yard in Yardl... (more)
The ACS-64, a locomotive whose presence is becoming more apparent on the Northeast Corridor in recent months, leads a Northeast Regional through Jersey Avenue towards Washington.
Since my classes were canceled for the day due to snow and ice, I decided to take the opportunity and go out railfanning for the afternoon. Here, an ex-Metroliner cab car leads a Keystone train pu... (more)
Amtrak Acela Express train 2164 crawling into County Interlocking due to a stop signal. Around 1 minute later this train would depart for Metro Park.
An Amtrak Acela Express roars through the elevated ROW through the city of New Brunswick, NJ. The tracks were raised by the forward thinking PRR in 1903. The Pennsy did this in many locations al... (more)
NJT set crossing the Raritan River as they pull into New Brunswick Station.
The Arrow III MU has been a reliable staple of the New Jersey Transit system since its formation in 1983. Now, in dwindling numbers, one of the few sets of Arrow IIIs remaining pulls into Jersey A... (more)
A scene never to be repeated, as both the locomotive and the ACES train service from New York to the casinos of Atlantic City no longer operate. On this Summer afternoon the train heads back to Ne... (more)
Rush Hour at Jersey Avenue An NJ Transit local pauses between runs at Jersey Avenue while Amtrak 129 rushes past with "Cities Sprinter" 602 leading. An off-duty crew can be seen walkin... (more)
The sun peaks out as an Acela express train cruises through New Brunswick under a veil of dark clouds.
Conrail way freight ME-2 runs around its train at the Jersey Avenue yard. Note on the rear of the train is a classic former Reading Railroad N20 caboose.
Three hours late. Amtrak train 97, the southbound Silver Meteor, is only 33 miles from its origin point of New York City, but is already three and a half hours late as it flies past ... (more)