Category: passenger train

1981 CrusaderNewark to PhiladelphiaSEPTAThe co…

1981 Crusader
Newark to Philadelphia
SEPTA

The consist includes two RDC1s.

The gifs used were made by Ken. They can be found at the link below.
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1968 #138New York City to PittsfieldNYNH&H…

1968 #138
New York City to Pittsfield
NYNH&H

The consist includes a FL9, three osgood bradley coaches, and a hw baggage coach.

The gifs used were made by Ken and myself. They can be found at the link below. My gifs have my name in the description.
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1968 #76New Haven to SpringfieldNYNH&HThe …

1968 #76
New Haven to Springfield
NYNH&H

The consist includes a FL9, a rebuilt troop sleeper baggage car, a coach, an osgood bradley coach, and a PRR rebuilt coach.

The gifs used were made by Ken. They can be found at the link below.
http://kenstransitgifs.com/gifindex.html

1957 John Quincy AdamsNew York City to BostonN…

1957 John Quincy Adams
New York City to Boston
NYNH&H

The consist includes a P12-42, five articulated Talgo coaches, and a P12-42.

The gifs used were made by me, and can be found at the link below.  They have my name in the description.
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1953 CrusaderJersey City to PhiladelphiaRDGThe…

1953 Crusader
Jersey City to Philadelphia
RDG

The consist includes two F7As, a coach observation, a coach, a diner, a coach, and a coach observation.

The gifs used were made by Ken. They can be found at the link below.
http://kenstransitgifs.com/gifindex.html

The Reading Crusader passes XC Tower on the …

The Reading Crusader passes XC Tower on the CNJ Mainline in Cranford NJ for the final time on her way home from Newark NJ.

7/30/1981

The Reading’s Crusader crosses the Rar…

The Reading’s Crusader crosses the Raritan River from Manville at the Water Works in the brilliant sunshine on the final morning of operation.

Manville, NJ

7/30/1981

Crusader by Bill Wilcox Via Flickr: Southe…

Crusader

Crusader by Bill Wilcox

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Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority RDC3 9166 and RDC1 9154 operating as Conrail Trenton Line train 5619, the westbound Crusader, cross the massive Dock bridge and enter Pennsylvania Station at Newark, New Jersey, USA, 16 June 1981.

Newark Penn Station in June 1981. Roger Puta…

Newark Penn Station in June 1981.  Roger Puta took these 6 from the southwest end of the platforms.

Newark Penn Station in June 1981. Roger Puta took these 6 from the southwest end of the platforms. by Marty Bernard

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SEPTA RDCs

Reading then SEPTA had been running to Newark since the 1967 and the RDC’s were the remnant of the “Wall Street”. One of the Budd RDCs on this train had a lunch counter with 4 or 6 tables and served coffee and snacks in the morning coming north from Philadelphia to Newark and drinks and snacks in the evening going south.

Remants of the Crusader heading to Newark B…

Remants of the Crusader heading to Newark

Bound Brook, NJ

5/18/1981