Train Chasing on the Western End of the old
April 18, 2005 – Tom and Jack
Goal: Catch the
local Conrail (today its NS/CSX CSAO, as they jointly own the track) switching Silverline, the last active customer on the Western end of
Plan: Start at Browns Yard, catch the SA-02 leaving at 11AM, and chase it to Silverline if we can.
Map of Plan
The day started out great, blue skies and cool temps. Jack and I met early for breakfast in the East Brunswick IHOP, ate and talked, drank lots of coffee, and finally headed to Browns Yard at 10AM.
Just click on the links below to follow our journey as we chased SA-02 from Browns Yard to Silverline.
Table of Contents
(thinking we had some time, we explored this little know and ancient trestle buried in the woods)
Shots of SA-02 leaving Browns Yard
First Customer of the day gets box cars of bricks
A nice “then and now” shot
Another great couple of shots combined with a few then and now shots
We lost track of a few cars, but found them here!
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