Conrail in North Jersey - Page 8

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

CR 80093 Croxton (Secaucus), NJ 12/77

Proof that I did work....... Once and a while... One month old Maxson Test Weight CR 80093 has all it's 100,000 lbs consentrated on section #4 of the 335,000lb capacity Fairbanks scale @ Croxton Yard Secaucus, NJ

CR 8066 Middlesex, NJ 11/83

OIAL-5 rolls down the tangent track next to the exCNJ main approaching Bound Brook......

CR 8408 Elizabethport, NJ 2-28-1979

CR SW-1 8408 (ex-CNJ 1012) rests outside the Elizabethport locomotive shops in February, 1979. With the number lined out, the SW-1's operating days have ended.

CR 8408 Elizabethport, NJ 8-17-1979

CR 8408 (ex-CNJ 1012) and SW-7 8870 (ex-CNJ 1082) in the service line outside the Elizabethport shops in August, 1979.

CR 8414 Newark, NJ 2-15-1982

CR SW-1 8414 (ex-PC) at Newark, NJ in February, 1982.

CR 8414 Newark, NJ 2-15-1982

CR SW-1 8414 (ex-PC) at Newark, NJ in February, 1982.

CR 8415 Elizabethport, NJ 11-18-1978

CR SW-1 8415 (ex-CNJ) at Elizabethport yard in November, 1978.

CR 8415 Elizabethport, NJ 11-18-1978

CR SW-1 8415 (ex-CNJ) at Elizabethport yard in November, 1978.

CR 8419 Secaucus, NJ 3-1-1979

Ex-LV SW-1 8419 pauses at the Croxton engine facility in March, 1979.

CR 8419 Secaucus, NJ 3-1-1979

Former LV SW-1 8419 pauses at the Croxton engine facility in March, 1979.

CR 8520 Elizabethport, NJ 2-28-1979

CR SW-1 8520 (ex-PC) at Elizabethport yard in February, 1979.

CR 8520 Oak Island, NY 8-17-1979

Ex-PC SW-1 8520 rests at Oak Island, NY in August, 1979.

CR 8531 Secaucus, NJ 8-17-1979

Ancient ex-PC SW-1 8531 rests from working Croxton yard in August, 1979.

CR 8531 Secaucus, NJ 8-17-1979

CR SW-1 8531 rests at Croxton yard in August, 1979.

CR 8689 South Amboy, NJ 7-10-1977

Former LV SW-8 275 (CR 8689) rests with one of the few GP9s with paper air box on the long hood outside the South Amboy diesel facility in July, 1977.

CR 8690 Elizabethport, NJ 7-10-1977

CR SW-8 8690, ex-LV 276, works the yard at Elizabethport, NJ in July, 1977.

CR 8691 Secaucus, NJ 3-1-1979

CR SW-8 8691 (ex-EL 362) works Croxton yard in March, 1979.

CR 8691 Secaucus, NJ 3-1-1979

The crew of CR SW-8 8691 (ex-EL 362) discusses their next move as they work Croxton yard in March, 1979.

CR 8693 Elizabethport, NJ 8-17-1979

CR SW-8 8693 (ex-EL 364) works outside the Elizabethport locomotive shops in August, 1979.

CR 8861 Hoboken, NJ 8-5-1977

Former EL SW7 429, not yet renumbered 8861, works at Hoboken in August, 1977.

CR 8861 Hoboken, NJ 8-5-1977

Former EL SW7 429 (CR 8861) works at Hoboken in August, 1977.

CR 8861 Hoboken, NJ 8-5-1977

Former EL SW7 429, not yet renumbered 8861, works at Hoboken in August, 1977.

CR 8864 Secaucus, NJ 3-1-1979

CR SW-7 8864 (ex-EL 432) rests at the Croxton engine terminal in March, 1979.

CR 8877 South Amboy, NJ 7-10-1977

CR SW-7 8877 (ex-LV 222) with a former PC RS-11 outside the South Amboy diesel facility in July, 1977.

CR 888138-Class 959H

CR 888138 is seen in the consist of WV-2 at Ridgefield Park, NJ in March of 1977. Car is ex NYC 886668.

CR 8932 Elizabethport, NJ 7-10-1977

LV SW-9 281 (CR 8932) rests outside the Elizabethport shops in July, 1977.

CR 8932 Elizabethport, NJ 7-10-1977

Still in LV livery, SW9 281 (CR 8932) works at Elizabethport in July, 1977 with RS-3 5389 (ex-CNJ 1564).

Just ahead, former PC GP35 2288 leads lines of power awaiting maintenance outside the Elizabethport shops. 

CR 8932 Elizabethport, NJ 7-10-1977

A veteran crewman guides former LV SW9 281 (CR 8932) and RS-3 5389 (ex-CNJ 1564) behind the Elizabethport shops in July, 1977.

CR 8934 Elizabethport, NJ 11-18-1978

CR SW-9 8934 (ex-LV 283) at Elizabethport, NJ in November, 1978.

CR 8934 Elizabethport, NJ 11-18-1978

CR SW-9 8934 (ex-LV 283) at Elizabethport, NJ in November, 1978.

CR 8934 Elizabethport, NJ 11-18-1978

CR SW-9 8934 (ex-LV 283) at Elizabethport, NJ in November, 1978.

CR 8960 Elizabethport, NJ 7-10-1977

CR SW-900 8960 (ex-CNJ 1093) rests behind the Elizabethport locomotive shops in July 1977.

CR 9014 Elizabethport, NJ 11-18-1978

To support CR-operated commuter operations in NJ, CR lettered former EL SW-9 438 as NJDOT 438 rather than 9014 for the CR roster.  The former EL SW-9 waits in the service line at Elizabethport, NJ in November, 1978.

The April, 1952-built SW-9 served NJDOT until transferred to NJ Transit following cessation of CR-operated passenger operations on January 1, 1983.  The ancient SW-9 survives as part of the United Rairoad Historical Society museum roster after donation by NJ Transit in 1995.

CR 9014 Elizabethport, NJ 11-18-1978

To support CR-operated commuter operations in NJ, CR lettered former EL SW-9 438 as NJDOT 438 rather than 9014 for the CR roster. The former EL SW-9 waits in the service line at Elizabethport, NJ in November, 1978. The April, 1952-built SW-9 served NJDOT until transferred to NJ Transit following cessation of CR-operated passenger operations on January 1, 1983. The ancient SW-9 survives as part of the United Rairoad Historical Society museum roster after donation by NJ Transit in 1995.

CR 9014 Hoboken, NJ 8-5-1977

Former EL SW-9 438 (CR 9014) rests at Hoboken, NJ in August, 1977.

CR 9019 Secaucus, NJ 8-17-1979

CR SW-9 9019 (ex-EL 448) idles at Croxton yard in August, 1979. CR 21303 N21 class cabin and a sister bay window caboose rest by the yard office.

CR 9023 Elizabethport, NJ 11-18-1978

CR SW-9 9023 (ex-EL 452) rests, along with CR-operated NJDOT U34CH 4177 (ex-EL 3377), at Elizabethport in November, 1978.

CR 9024 Secaucus, NJ 3-1-1979

CR SW-9 9024 (ex-EL 453) works Croxton yard in March, 1979.

CR 9024 Secaucus, NJ 3-1-1979

CR SW-9 9024 (ex-EL 453) works Croxton yard in March, 1979.

CR 9201 Elizabethport, NJ 2-28-1979

CR NW-2 9201 lined up with ex-PC U23B 2774 and other CR blue power at Elizabethport in February, 1979.

CR 9209 Secaucus, NJ 3-1-1979

CR NW-2 9209 (ex-EL 401) works Croxton yard in March, 1979.

CR 9209 Secaucus, NJ 8-17-1979

CR NW-2 9209 (ex-EL 401) works at Croxton in August, 1979.

CR 9210 Secaucus, NJ 8-17-1979

An ancient NW-2, CR 9210, rests at Croxton in August, 1979.

CR 9212 Port Newark, NJ 1/79

NW2 9212 works the Port of Newark trackage...

CR 9215 Elizabethport, NJ 11-18-1978

CR NW-2 9215 (ex-EL 408) outside the Elizabethport locomotive shops in November, 1978.

CR 9215 Elizabethport, NJ 11-18-1978

CR NW-2 9215, with ex-EL 408 showing through, rests outside the Elizabethport locomotive shops in November, 1978.

CR 9215 Elizabethport, NJ 11-18-1978

CR NW-2 9215 (ex-EL 408) outside the Elizabethport locomotive shops in November, 1978.

CR 9222 Garfield, NJ 2/77

The "Dundee" rolls down Monroe Street toward Passaic on a warm Feburary day. NW2 9222 leads the short train. The former EL locomotive was later painted completly black at Croxton...

CR 9225 Hoboken, NJ 8-5-1977

EL NW-2 418 (CR 9225) shuffles one of the ancient green Pullman-built Erie Lackawanna MU's at Hoboken in August, 1977..

CR 9225 Hoboken, NJ 8-5-1977

The scene at Hoboken in August, 1977 is still all EL as NW-2 418 (CR 9225) shuffles U34CH 3365 (CR 4165) and Comet I cars at the busy terminal.

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