Conrail in North Jersey - Page 4

North Jersey is home to a myriad of rail operations, and is one of the few locations where Conrail still exists.

CR 4256 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

Showing fresh CR blue, E-8A 4256 and former PC 4326 line up outside the South Amboy locomotive shop in March, 1978.

CR 4257 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

CR-operated E-8A 4257 (ex-PC rebuilt by GE North Bergen in 4/1978) shows fresh NJT colors at the South Amboy engine terminal in June, 1980.

CR 4257 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

CR-operated E-8A 4257 (ex-PC rebuilt by GE North Bergen in 4/1978) shows fresh NJT colors at the South Amboy engine terminal in June, 1980.

CR 4257 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

CR-operated E-8A 4257 (ex-PC rebuilt by GE North Bergen in 4/1978), in fresh NJT colors, lined up with E-7A 4233 at the South Amboy engine terminal in June, 1980.

CR 4257 South Amboy, NJ 7-9-1978

CR-operated NJDOT E-8A 4257 (ex-PC, rebuilt by GE 4/78) paired up for assignment at South Amboy in July, 1978.

CR 4257 South Amboy, NJ 7-9-1978

GG-1 4872 appears to sit toy-like atop CR-operated NJDOT E-8A 4257 (ex-PC, rebuilt by GE in 4/78) at the South Amboy engine terminal in July, 1978.

The crew's Chevy Chevette and Olds Cutlass give a historical perspective.

CR 4257 South Amboy, NJ 7-9-1978

CR-operated NJDOT E-8A 4257 (ex-PC, rebuilt by GE 4/78) at the South Amboy engine facility in July, 1978.

CR 4257 South Amboy, NJ 7-9-1978

With GG-1 4872 and others behind, CR-operated NJDOT E-8A 4257 (ex-PC, rebuilt by GE in 4/78) lines up with E-8A 4272 at the South Amboy engine terminal in July, 1978.

CR 4258 South Amboy, NJ 11-18-1978

CR-operated NJDOT E-8A 4258 (ex-ICG 4043, rebuilt by ICG and acquired 6/78) rests late in the day at the back of the South Amboy engine facility in November, 1978.

CR 4258 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

CR-operated former PC E-8A 4258 sits in a line of E-units at the South Amboy engine terminal in March, 1978.

CR 4258 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

CR-operated former PC E-8As 4251 and 4258 lined up in the middle of rows of E-8A's and E-7A's at the South Amboy engine terminal in March, 1978.

CR 4258 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

Ex-PC E-8A's 4258 and 4039 lined up at the South Amboy engine terminal in March, 1978.

CR 4258 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

CR-operations for the NY&LB have former PC E-8A 4328, a GP40P (ex-CNJ), and E-8A 4258 lined up and waiting for assignment at South Amboy in March, 1978.

CR 4258 South Amboy, NJ 7-10-1981

Two CR-operated E-8A's, led by NJT E-8A 4253 (ex-PC 4258 rebuilt by ICG 9/1978), blast out of South Amboy with nine cars trailing in July, 1981.

CR 4267 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

CR-operated NJDOT E-8A 4267 (ex-PC) awaits assignment with sister-unit 4326 at the South Amboy engine terminal in March, 1978. 

The unit was traded in to ICG in September, 1978 and scrapped in 1981.

CR 4272 South Amboy, NJ 11-18-1978

CR-operated NJDOT E-8A 4305 (ex-PC 4272, rebuilt by ICG 10/78) rests late in the day at the South Amboy engine terminal in November, 1978.

CR 4272 South Amboy, NJ 11-18-1978

CR-operated NJDOT E-8A 4305 (ex-PC 4272, rebuilt by ICG 10/78) prepares to couple up to her train at South Amboy station in November, 1978.

CR 4272 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1981

CR-operated NJT E-8A 4305 (ex-PC 4272 rebuilt by ICG 10/1978) rests with sister E-8A 4253 (ex-PC 4258 rebuilt by ICG 9/1978) at South Amboy in March, 1981.

CR 4272 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1981

CR-operated NJT E-8A 4305 (ex-PC 4272 rebuilt by ICG 10/1978) rests with sister E-8A 4253 (ex-PC 4258 rebuilt by ICG 9/1978) at South Amboy in March, 1981.

CR 4285 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

Looking very worn and needing paint, CR-operated ex-PC E-8A 4285 sits in a line of E-units at the South Amboy engine facility in March, 1978.

CR 4285 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

PC E-8A 4285 rests at South Amboy engine terminal in March, 1978.

CR 4285 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

CR-operated former PC E-8As 4285 and NJDOT 4328 are paired up at the South Amboy engine terminal in March, 1978.

CR 4285 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

Former PC E-8A's 4324 and 4285 are nose to nose at the South Amboy engine terminal in March, 1978.

CR 4285 South Amboy, NJ 7-10-1977

Late in the day on July 10, 1977, CR-opearated former PC E-8A 4285 rests at the busy South Amboy engine terminal.

CR 4285 South Amboy, NJ 7-10-1977

On a bright July, 1977 day at South Amboy, PC E-8A 4285 rests at the busy engine terminal.

CR 4285 South Amboy, NJ 7-10-1977

CR-operated E-8As 4285 and 4320 rest at the South Amboy engine terminal. Former PC 4320 was rebuilt by GE in 5/1977 and sports NJDOT colors while 4285 remains in PC black on July 10, 1977.

CR 4320 South Amboy, NJ 11-18-1978

CR-operated NJDOT E-8A 4320 (ex-PC, rebuilt by GE 5/1977) rests at the South Amboy engine terminal in November, 1978.

CR 4320 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

CR-operated ex-PC E-8A 4320 in new NJDOT colors behind the South Amboy engine facility in March, 1978.

CR 4320 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

CR-operated NJT ex-PC E-8A's 4320 (rebuilt by North Bergen 5/1977) and 4248 wait for assignment at the South Amboy engine terminal in June, 1980.

CR 4320 South Amboy, NJ 7-10-1977

CR-operated E-8A 4320 rests with a pair of ex-PC Alco RS-11's and CR SW-7 8877 (ex-LV 222) beside the South Amboy diesel shop. Former PC 4320 was rebuilt by GE in 5/1977 and sports NJDOT colors on July 10, 1977.

CR 4320 South Amboy, NJ 7-10-1977

CR-operated E-8A 4320 rests with a pair of ex-PC Alco RS-11's and CR SW-7 8877 (ex-LV 222) beside the South Amboy diesel shop. Former PC 4320 was rebuilt by GE in 5/1977 and sports NJDOT colors on July 10, 1977.

CR 4321 South Amboy, NJ 11-18-1978

Former PC E-8A 4321 lined up with CR 4014 (ex-EL 825) outside the South Amboy engine facility in November, 1978.

CR 4322 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

Car-operated NJDOT ex-PC E-8A 4322 sits behind the South Amboy engine facility in March, 1978.

CR 4323 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

PC E-8A 4323 sits idle behind the South Amboy engine facility in March, 1978.

CR 4323 South Amboy, NJ 3-6-1982

One of two CR-operated E-8As painted in white NJ Transit colors, former PC 4323, joins NJDOT E-8A 4267 (ex-PC 4251 rebuilt by ICG in 10/1978) at South Amboy in March, 1982.

CR 4323 South Amboy, NJ 3-6-1982

One of two CR-operated E-8As painted in white NJ Transit colors, former PC 4323, joins NJDOT E-8A 4267 (ex-PC 4251) at South Amboy in March, 1982.

CR 4324 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

CR-operated NJDOT E-8A 4324 (ex-PC) sits in a line of E-units at South Amboy in March, 1978.

CR 4324 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

CR-operated NJDOT ex-PC E-8A's 4324 and 4253 lined up ready for commuter service at South Amboy in March, 1978.

CR 4325 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

CR-operated NJDOT E-8A 4325 (ex-PC) sits at the front of a line of E-units at South Amboy in March, 1978.

CR 4325 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

CR-operations for NJDOT show E-8A 4325 (ex-PC) alongside PC 4253 at the South Amboy engine terminal in March, 1978.

CR 4325 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

CR-operated NJDOT E-8A 4325 (ex-PC) leads E-7A 4233 and three other E-8A's lined up for service at the South Amboy engine terminal in March, 1978.

CR 4325 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

CR-operated E-8A 4325 (ex-PC) sits at the front of a line of E-units at South Amboy in March, 1978.

CR 4325 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

CR-operated former PC E-8A's 4325 and 4253 lead lines of E-units at the South Amboy engine terminal in March, 1978.

CR 4325 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

CR-operated NJDOT E-8A 4325 (ex-PC) sits at the front of a line of E-units at the South Amboy engine terminal in March, 1978.

CR 4325 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

With CR GP40 3190 in the foreground, CR-operated NJDOT E-8A 4325 (ex-PC) sits at the front of a line of E-units at South Amboy in March, 1978.

CR 4325 South Amboy, NJ 8-17-1979

CR-operated NJT E-8A 4285, rebuilt 12/1978 by ICG from ex-PC 4325, rests at the South Amboy engine terminal in August, 1979. The original PC 4285 was traded to ICG in August, 1978 and scrapped in 1981.

CR 4326 South Amboy, NJ 11-18-1978

CR-operated former PC E-8A 4326 rests at the South Amboy engine facility in November, 1978.

CR 4326 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

It's late in the day as former Harrisburg-based PC E-8A 4326 sits behind blue CR E-8A 4256 at South Amboy in March, 1978.

CR 4326 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

Shadows are getting longer as former PC E-8A 4326 rests with CR E-8A 4256 at the South Amboy engine facility in March, 1978.

CR 4326 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1978

CR-operated former PC E-8A 4326 rests by the steam-era water plug between E-8A's 4267 and 4256 at the South Amboy engine terminal in March, 1978.

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