Conrail in North Jersey - Page 10

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

NIMX 4864 Newark, NJ 2-15-1982

A sad day for the fans of the engineering and styling excellence that was the GG-1 locomotive.

Ex-PC SW7 8897 pulls Naparano Iron and Metal-branded GG-1's 4864 and 4887 to scrap at Newark, NJ in February, 1982.

NIMX 4887 Newark, NJ 2-15-1982

A sad day for the fans of the engineering and styling excellence that was the GG-1 locomotive.

Ex-PC SW7 8897 pulls Naparano Iron and Metal-branded GG-1's 4864 and 4887 to scrap at Newark, NJ in February, 1982.

NIMX 4887 Newark, NJ 2-15-1982

A sad day for the fans of the engineering and styling excellence that was the GG-1 locomotive.

Ex-PC SW7 8897 pulls Naparano Iron and Metal-branded GG-1's 4864 and 4887 to scrap at Newark, NJ in February, 1982.

NIMX 4887 Newark, NJ 2-15-1982

February 15, 1982 was a sad day for the fans of the engineering and styling excellence that was the GG-1 locomotive. Ex-PC SW7 8897 pulls Naparano Iron and Metal-branded GG-1's 4864 and 4887 to scrap at Newark, NJ.

NJDOT 4330 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

Former Southern Crescent E-8A's 4331 (ex-SR 6907) and 4330 (ex-SR 6914) came to NJDOT in 1980.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-8A's over the NY&LB until their retirement in 1982.

NJDOT 4330 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

Former Southern Crescent E-8A's 4331 (ex-SR 6907) and 4330 (ex-SR 6914) came to NJDOT in 1980.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-8A's over the NY&LB until their retirement in 1982.

NJDOT 4330 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

Former Southern Crescent E-8A 4330 (ex-SR 6914) came to South Amboy, NJ in 1980.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-8A's over the NY&LB until their retirement in 1982. 

NJDOT 4330 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

Former Southern Crescent E-8A 4330 (ex-SR 6914) came to South Amboy, NJ in 1980.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-8A's over the NY&LB until their retirement in 1982. 

NJDOT 4330 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980 (1)

Feels like home again pulling the Southern Crescent for two ex-SR E-8A's except that they are no longer south of the Mason Dixon line, but are in New Jersey!

Now with CR operations for NJDOT, E-8A's 4330 (ex-SR 6914) and 4331 (ex-SR 6907) pull nine cars near South Amboy in June, 1980.

NJDOT 4330 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980 (2)

After ex-SR CEO Stanley Crane removed passenger operations from the Southern Railway in 1978, the former Southern Crescent-assigned E-8A's now pull for CR's contract passenger operations in New Jersey. 

With NJDOT numbers 4330 and 4331 and worn paint, the former pride of the Southern pull nine cars near South Amboy in June, 1980.

NJDOT 4330 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980 (3)

The rumble in the distance is now very close as NJDOT E-8A's 4330 (ex-SR 6914) and 4331 (ex-SR 6907) pull nine cars near South Amboy in June, 1980.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-8A's over the NY&LB until their retirement in 1982. 

NJDOT 4330 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980 (4)

NJDOT E-8A's 4330 (ex-SR 6914) and 4331 (ex-SR 6907) roll on by with nine cars near South Amboy in June, 1980.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-8A's over the NY&LB until their retirement in 1982. 

NJDOT 4331 South Amboy, NJ 3-6-1982

Looking worn, NJDOT E-8A's 4331 (ex-SR 6907) and 4333 (ex-SR 6903) are nearing their last days at South Amboy, NJ in March, 1982.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-8A's over the NY&LB from 1980 to 1982. 

NJDOT 4331 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

NJDOT E-8A 4331 (ex-SR 6907) coupled with 4330 (ex-SR 6914) at South Amboy, NJ in June, 1980.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-8A's over the NY&LB until their retirement in 1982. 

NJDOT 4331 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

Former Southern Crescent E-8A's 4331 (ex-SR 6907) and 4330 (ex-SR 6914) at South Amboy in June, 1980.

Following years of service for the Southern Railway, the E-8A's would operate n NJ from 1980 until their retirment in 1982 as part of CR's NJDOT contract passenger operations.

After removing the cash-draining passenger operations as Southern Railway's CEO in 1978, Stanley Crane oversaw both the retirement of the former pride of the Southern's E-8A's in 1982, and the eventual ending of CR passenger operations on NJDOT in 1983.

NJDOT 4331 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

Former Southern Crescent E-8A's 4331 (ex-SR 6907) and 4330 (ex-SR 6914) came to NJDOT in 1980.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-8A's over the NY&LB until their retirement in 1982.

NJDOT 4331 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

Former Southern Crescent E-8A 4331 (ex-SR 6907) at South Amboy in June, 1980.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-unit over the NY&LB until retirement in 1982. 

NJDOT 4332 Elizabethport, NJ 4-4-1983

The pride of the Southern Railway's Southern Crescent has come to rest at Elizabethport, NJ for retirement in April, 1983. Ex-SR E-8A 6904, with NJ Transit number 4332, joined CR's contracted ex-PC E-8A fleet in 1980.

NJDOT 4332 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

NJDOT E-8A 4332 (ex-SR 6904) rests behind the South Amboy engine shops in June, 1980.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-unit over the NY&LB until retirement in 1982. 

NJDOT 4332 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

NJDOT E-8A 4332 (ex-SR 6904) rests behind the South Amboy engine shops in June, 1980.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-unit over the NY&LB until retirement in 1982. 

NJDOT 4332 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

NJDOT E-8A 4332 (ex-SR 6904) rests behind the South Amboy engine shops in June, 1980.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-unit over the NY&LB until retirement in 1982.  

NJDOT 4332 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

NJDOT E-8A 4332 (ex-SR 6904) rests behind the South Amboy engine shops in June, 1980.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-unit over the NY&LB until retirement in 1982.  

NJDOT 4332 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

NJDOT E-8A 4332 (ex-SR 6904) rests with CR 4022 behind the South Amboy engine shops in June, 1980.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated 4332 over the NY&LB until retirement in 1982. 

NJDOT 4332 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

NJDOT E-8A 4332 (ex-SR 6904) rests behind the South Amboy engine shops in June, 1980.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-unit over the NY&LB until retirement in 1982.  

NJDOT 4332 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

NJDOT E-8A 4332 (ex-SR 6904) rests with CR 4022 behind the South Amboy engine shops in June, 1980. Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated 4332 over the NY&LB until retirement in 1982.

NJDOT 4332 South Amboy, NJ 6-14-1980

NJDOT E-8A 4332 (ex-SR 6904) rests with CR 4022 behind the South Amboy engine shops in June, 1980. Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated 4332 over the NY&LB until retirement in 1982.

NJDOT 4333 Elizabethport, NJ 4-4-1983

Her CR-operating days over, NJDOT E-8A 4333 (ex-SR 6903) rests retired at Elizabethport, NJ in April, 1983.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-unit over the NY&LB until retirement in 1982.  

NJDOT 4333 Elizabethport, NJ 4-4-1983

Her operating days over, NJDOT E-8A 4333 (ex-SR 6903) rests retired at Elizabethport, NJ in Aoril, 1983.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-unit over the NY&LB from 1980 until retirement in 1982.  

NJDOT 4333 South Amboy, NJ 3-11-1981

NJDOT E-8A 4333 (ex-SR 6903), rebuilt by ICG 1978, in line with other E-8A's at the South Amboy engine terminal in March, 1981.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-unit over the NY&LB until retirement in 1982.  

NJDOT 4333 South Amboy, NJ 3-6-1982

NJDOT E-8As 4333 and 4331, former Southern Railway 6903 and 6907, behind the South Amboy shops late in the day in March, 1982.

Rebuilt by ICG in 1978, the E-8A's that pulled Southern's Crescent Limited joined the fleet of Conrail's contracted GG-1's and E-8A's to serve North Jersey commuter service.

NJDOT 4333 South Amboy, NJ 3-6-1982

NJDOT E-8A 4333 (ex-SR 6903) behind the shops at South Amboy in March, 1982.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-unit over the NY&LB until retirement later in 1982.  

NJDOT 4333 South Amboy, NJ 3-6-1982

NJDOT E-8A 4333 (ex-SR 6903) behind the shops at South Amboy in March, 1982.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-unit over the NY&LB until retirement in 1982.  

NJDOT 4333 South Amboy, NJ 7-10-1981

NJDOT 4333 (ex-SR 6903, rebuilt by ICG in 1978) rests just outside the South Amboy engine shops in July, 1981.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated the E-unit over the NY&LB until retirement in 1982.  

NJDOT 4334 South Amboy, NJ 3-6-1982

One of two E-8As painted in white NJ Transit colors behind the South Amboy shops in March, 1982.

Former SR 6913 was rebuilt by ICG in 1979, and acquired by NJDOT in 1980.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated 4334 over the NY&LB until retirement later in 1982.  

NJDOT 4334 South Amboy, NJ 3-6-1982

One of two E-8As painted in white NJ Transit colors at South Amboy in March, 1982. NJDOT 4334 (ex-SR 6913) was rebuilt by ICG in 1979 prior to beginning service with NJ Transit and joining Conrail's contracted GG-1's and E-8A's.

Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated 4334 over the NY&LB until retirement later in 1982.

NJDOT 4334 South Amboy, NJ 3-6-1982

One of two E-8As painted in white NJ Transit colors at South Amboy in March, 1982. NJDOT 4334 (ex-SR 6913) was rebuilt by ICG in 1979 prior to beginning service with NJ Transit and joining Conrail's contracted GG-1's and E-8A's. Following decades of service for the Southern Railway, CR-operated 4334 over the NY&LB until retirement later in 1982.

NTSB 210 South Amboy, NJ 8-17-1979

To supplement CR-contracted ex-PC E-units, NJ Transit leased NTSB E-8A 210 (ex-Amtrak 210, nee-B&O 1463) until May, 1981. The E-unit receives service alongside repainted ex-PC E-8A's at the South Amboy engine facility in August, 1979.

OIAL-8 SD40-2 6439 Royce, NJ

OIAL-8 westbound @ Royce, NJ SD40-2 6439 and CSX C40-8's 7558 and 7533 power the train

PC 2966 Weehawkin, NJ 9/76

A trio of Penn Central General Electric U-Boats power Conrail TV44 @ Weehawkin, NJ. The train is getting headroom prior to backing into the Sea-Train yard. The Weehawkin (Bannana Pier) Scale was being returned to service..

SEAL-5 Ballast Express C32-8 6613

Ballast Express C32-8 6613 has the lead on SEAL- @ Ridgefield Park, NJ 8/1998

The "Rutherford" Drill GP7 5983 Rutherford, NJ

GP7 5983 (EL 1245) powers the "Rutherford Drill" @ Rutherford, NJ

TV-98's power GP40-2 3316 Secaucus, NJ

TV-98's power sits on the inbound waiting its turn for servicing @ Croxton Engine tracks, Secaucus, NJ

TV204 GP40-2 3278 Bergenfield, NJ

Southbound TV204 approaches CP10 @ MP11 Bergenfield, NJ

U25B 2586 (EL 2516) Croxton (Secaucus), NJ

U25B 2586 mingle among PC and EL locomotives @ its home terminal Croxton, NJ

UP 9105 Ridgefield Park, NJ 7/9/1993

It's 7/09/93 and UP/SP power leads a late running TV-98 north at RFP.

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