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Owner: New Jersey Transit
Model:EMD E8ABuilt As:PRR 5702A (E8A)
Serial Number:16771Order No:2054
Frame Number:2054-A3Built:9/1952
Notes:ex-PRR 5702
Other locos with this serial:  DLW 808(E8A) NJT 4305(E8A) NJT 4272(E8A) EL 808(E8A) PC 4272(E8A) NJDOT 4272(E8A) SLRG 808(E8A)
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NJT 4305 leads a line of E-8A’s
Title:  NJT 4305 leads a line of E-8A’s
Description:  NJT E-8A 4305 (ex-PC 4272, rebuilt by ICG in 10/78) leads a line of E-8A’s awaiting assignment at the South Amboy engine terminal on August 17, 1979.
Photo Date:  8/17/1979  Upload Date: 11/26/2018 11:47:19 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Alan Page
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A) NJT 4285(E8A) NJT 4327(E8A)
Views:  62   Comments: 0
NJT 4305 leads a line of E-8A’s
Title:  NJT 4305 leads a line of E-8A’s
Description:  NJT E-8A 4305 (ex-PC 4272, rebuilt by ICG in 10/78) leads a line of E-8A’s awaiting assignment at the South Amboy engine terminal on August 17, 1979.
Photo Date:  8/17/1979  Upload Date: 11/26/2018 11:42:46 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Alan Page
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A) NJT 4285(E8A)
Views:  70   Comments: 0
The nose of NJT E-8A 4305
Title:  The nose of NJT E-8A 4305
Description:  NJT E-8A 4305 (ex-PC 4272, rebuilt by ICG in 10/78) leads a line of E-8A’s awaiting assignment at the South Amboy engine terminal on August 17, 1979.
Photo Date:  8/17/1979  Upload Date: 11/26/2018 11:33:19 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Alan Page
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A)
Views:  58   Comments: 0
NJT E8A 4305
Title:  NJT E8A 4305
Description: 
Photo Date:  10/30/1979  Upload Date: 8/10/2008 7:03:39 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Jim Gavin
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A)
Views:  296   Comments: 1
NJT 4305 & CR 4880
Title:  NJT 4305 & CR 4880
Description:  CR 4880 has just arrived at South Amboy, NJ with passengers from NYC. NJT 4305 will tie onto the cars for the rest of the trip down the NJ coast to Bay Head, NJ. This section has been electrified for years now, and there is no need to swap power here anymore.
Photo Date:  2/4/1980  Upload Date: 11/10/2006 8:48:06 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Jack D. Kuiphoff
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A) CR 4880(GG1)
Views:  679   Comments: 3
New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJT) EMD E8A No. 4305
Title:  New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJT) EMD E8A No. 4305
Description:  South Amboy Yard
Photo Date:  5/7/1980  Upload Date: 2/14/2009 1:45:12 PM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Bill Rogerson
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A) NJT 4331(E8A) NJT 4325(E8A)
Views:  257   Comments: 0
New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJT) EMD E8A No. 4305
Title:  New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJT) EMD E8A No. 4305
Description:  South Amboy Yard
Photo Date:  5/7/1980  Upload Date: 2/14/2009 1:53:23 PM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Bill Rogerson
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A) NJT 4331(E8A)
Views:  238   Comments: 0
New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJT) EMD E8A No. 4331
Title:  New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJT) EMD E8A No. 4331
Description:  Ex Southern Railway (SOU) - South Amboy Yard
Photo Date:  5/7/1980  Upload Date: 2/15/2009 12:06:33 PM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Bill Rogerson
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A) NJT 4331(E8A) NJT 4325(E8A)
Views:  234   Comments: 0
Early NJ TRANSIT arriving at Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey
Title:  Early NJ TRANSIT arriving at Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey
Description:  Date Approximate
Photo Date:  8/15/1980  Upload Date: 7/30/2010 5:56:20 PM
Location:  Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
Author:  Steve Nordahl
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Action
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A)
Views:  285   Comments: 2
NJ Transit E-8A's 4305 and 4253
Title:  NJ Transit E-8A's 4305 and 4253
Description:  NJ Transit E-8A's 4305 and 4253 wait for assignment at the South Amboy engine terminal in March, 1981.
Photo Date:  3/11/1981  Upload Date: 1/11/2016 5:33:24 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Alan Page
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A)
Views:  101   Comments: 0
NJ Transit E-8A's 4305 and 4253
Title:  NJ Transit E-8A's 4305 and 4253
Description:  NJ Transit E-8A's 4305 and 4253 wait for assignment at the South Amboy engine terminal in March, 1981.
Photo Date:  3/11/1981  Upload Date: 1/11/2016 5:34:49 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Alan Page
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A) NJT 4253(E8A)
Views:  138   Comments: 0
Lite power
Title:  Lite power
Description:  A set of E8s heads for the pocket track at South Amboy in anticipation of the next GG 1 powered train. In yet another variation, this unit has the outline of the state of New Jersey on the nose.
Photo Date:  4/27/1981  Upload Date: 1/13/2013 4:34:15 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Station,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A)
Views:  181   Comments: 0
NJT 4305
Title:  NJT 4305
Description:  At South Amboy engine facility. Date is approximate.
Photo Date:  8/1/1981  Upload Date: 8/28/2011 9:23:44 PM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Randy Kotuby
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A)
Views:  476   Comments: 0
NJT 4305 & 4206 are Bayhead bound as they pass the tower on the NEC,
Title:  NJT 4305 & 4206 are Bayhead bound as they pass the tower on the NEC,
Description:  NJT 4305 4246 sb Newark, NJ 6-10-82
Photo Date:  6/10/1982  Upload Date: 4/29/2011 10:41:56 PM
Location:  Newark, NJ
Author:  Jack D. Kuiphoff
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A) NJT 4246(E8A)
Views:  460   Comments: 1
NJT 4305
Title:  NJT 4305
Description:  Engine change at South Amboy, 4 of 4. Es couple up to their train. NJT 4305 was ex-PC 4272, nee-PRR 5702, now preserved as "Lackawanna 808".
Photo Date:  7/9/1983  Upload Date: 1/31/2006 5:30:25 PM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Jeff Van Cleve
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A)
Views:  1378   Comments: 0
Lite power parade
Title:  Lite power parade
Description:  Two sets of lite power move through the station to the pocket track where they will wait for trains arriving from New York.
Photo Date:  7/26/1983  Upload Date: 11/19/2013 1:21:51 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Station,Action
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A) NJT 4326(E8A) NJT 4108(GP40P) NJT 4111(GP40P)
Views:  263   Comments: 0
More lite power
Title:  More lite power
Description:  The steam generator end of a GP40P passes by on its way to the pocket track. There was still a fair amount of steam heated equipment in NJ Transit at this time, and these boilers got good use.
Photo Date:  7/26/1983  Upload Date: 11/19/2013 1:55:50 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Station,Action
Locomotives:  NJT 4111(GP40P) NJT 4108(GP40P) NJT 4305(E8A) NJT 4326(E8A)
Views:  356   Comments: 0
Classic nose
Title:  Classic nose
Description:  The nose of E8 4305 in the EL inspired scheme NJ Transit used in its early days. The nose lifting rings are a giveaway that this was an ex PRR unit.
Photo Date:  7/26/1983  Upload Date: 11/20/2013 12:19:43 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Roster,Station,Action
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A)
Views:  81   Comments: 0
Lite Es
Title:  Lite Es
Description:  A pair of E8s moves to the pocket track to wait for a train from New York. NJT 4326 shows the second variation of the "disco" scheme to grace the E's, platinum must with stripes. It's a lot less garish than the white that they first tried.
Photo Date:  7/26/1983  Upload Date: 11/20/2013 12:24:10 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Station,Action
Locomotives:  NJT 4326(E8A) NJT 4305(E8A)
Views:  233   Comments: 0
Peek a boo
Title:  Peek a boo
Description:  E 8 4305 has tied onto its train and is peeking past the former Raritan River RR office building. It will shortly be on its way to Bay Head
Photo Date:  7/26/1983  Upload Date: 11/20/2013 12:27:12 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Station,Action
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A)
Views:  94   Comments: 0
Power change
Title:  Power change
Description:  After the GG 1s were retired in 1983, NJ Transit acquired some second hand Amtrak E 60s to cover their North Jersey Coast trains on the NY&LB as far as South Amboy. Here we see the swap complete, and the E 60 headed to the yard. Somehow, its just not the same!!
Photo Date:  9/12/1983  Upload Date: 11/6/2011 2:04:23 AM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Station,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A) NJT 960(E60)
Views:  539   Comments: 0
NJT 4305 The engine terminal
Title:  NJT 4305 The engine terminal
Description: 
Photo Date:  5/14/1987  Upload Date: 5/31/2005 7:28:31 PM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Tony Krslovic
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A)
Views:  502   Comments: 0
NJT 4305 Me saying goodbye to an old freind
Title:  NJT 4305 Me saying goodbye to an old freind
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/1/1987  Upload Date: 12/19/2005 8:15:24 PM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Tony Krslovic
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A)
Views:  424   Comments: 1
NJT 4305 One of the many streamlined locomotives that we took for granted.
Title:  NJT 4305 One of the many streamlined locomotives that we took for granted.
Description:  A very handsome EMD E-8 waits for an assignment at South Amboy.
Photo Date:  4/1/2005  Upload Date: 5/29/2005 9:46:31 PM
Location:  South Amboy, NJ
Author:  Tony Krslovic
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A)
Views:  316   Comments: 1
NJT 4305
Title:  NJT 4305
Description:  train 4620 arriving from Atlantic City
Photo Date:  10/7/2013  Upload Date: 10/7/2013 3:14:02 PM
Location:  Philadelphia, PA
Author:  Bob Vogel
Categories: 
Locomotives:  NJT 4305(E8A)
Views:  112   Comments: 0


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