Conrail in South Jersey

Conrail's presence in South Jersey was made up of a network of Secondaries and Running Tracks (Conrail's terms for branchlines) that provided quite a brisk business. Large industries included power generating stations at the end of the Beesley's Point Secondary, near Atlantic City, and many chemical plants along the Penns Grove Secondary, which paralleled the Delaware River.

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Conrail GP15-1 1693 is seen trailing on an empty coal train that went on the ground at Richland, NJ on 2/12/1984
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Conrail GP30 2179 is seen leading a train at Winslow Junction, NJ through the snow on 4/19/1983
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Conrail GP30 2179 (ex-RDG 3611) is seen on WPCA-51 as it reverses past Winslow tower to get its train on 9/13/1979
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Conrail 4020 is leading OCS301 at Wenonah, NJ on 5/31/1996. The train is far off its usual mainline home, and is traveling the Vineland Secondary on a trip to promote light rail service in South Jersey.
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Conrail E8A 4020 is seen powering the Trenton bound Office Car Special street running through Burlington City on a publicity trip for what would become the NJT River Line. 5/31/1996

OCS-301 

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E44's 4431 and 4442 have ENCC-8 up to track speed on track 3 @ Trenton, NJ
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CR WWWA-0 (Waverly Yard, Newark, NJ-Washington (Pot yard)DC) a symbol that didn't last very long, at track speed on Amtrak's NorthEast Corridor @ Monmouth Jct., NJ
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A pair of E33's power a CREN-4 west on the Corridor..
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Conrail SD40-2 6511 and the WPCA-20 crew is seen leading an empty coal train at Petersburg, NJ on 5/28/1997
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Conrail GP38 7660 is seen on an eastbound WPCA-31X at Albion, NJ on 1/30/1982
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From the cab of Conrail GP38 7662 on WPCA-31, we see Winslow Junction tower on the Amtrak Atlantic City Line on 1/8/1984
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Conrail GP38 7668 is seen leading a WPCA-31X at Braddock, NJ on 11/26/1982
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Conrail GP38 7669 is seen on a snow extra sent out to clear the line after a blizzard on 2/12/1983
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Conrail GP38 7743 is leading a WPCA-31X on the Beesley's Point Secondary at Richland, NJ on 11/24/1989.
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Conrail GP38-2 8090 is seen powering WPCA-51 at Williamstown Junction, NJ on 1/26/1998
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Conrail 8094 is leading a coal train on the Beesley's Point Secondary at Braddock, NJ on 11/3/1997
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CR 884874 exPRR 201105 Class H5G @ Winslow Jct., Winslow, NJ
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Local freight A-1 Morrisville, Pa-Browns Yard (Old Bridge, NJ) approaches the NorthEast Corridor Monmouth Jct., NJ

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