Facebook Page
Philly Railfan Pictures of the Week
Philly Railfan Pictures of the Week
Click HERE to return to RPOTW home page
Railfan Pictures of the Week - 7/24/2022
It is April 16 2003 and NS has parked a MOW train on the Wood Connecting Track.After the Conrail split, this track saw a bit of action as eastbound detours and reroutes used it to get from Harrisburg to North Jersey, but by 2003 it was seeing little action.
Power for the train was C39-8 NS 8211 which would later wind up on the Pennsylvania Northeastern Railroad in Lansdale PA.
A SEPTA train passes by on the West Trenton Line.
The Wood Connecting Track was built by Conrail to connect the former Pennsylvania Railroad Trenton Cut Off, aka the Morrisville Line ...
to the former Reading Company New York Branch.
All photographs for personal non-commercial use only. All rights reserved by original owner of image. Reproduction or redistribution in any form without express written permission is prohibited.
Direct website questions or comments to webmaster
Website created January 1, 2017
Website Copyright 2022 John P. Almeida