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3/18/2019
 
 
 
 
 
By:John Hepp
Dates:1/1/1975 - 12/31/1979
Album Info:I always liked the Erie-Lackawanna. It was a friendly railroad, that unlike the Penn Central, had clean trains and good tracks. As these photos illustrate, I spent a lot of time at Hoboken Terminal and riding the local lines that radiated from there.
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E-L 1241
Title:  E-L 1241
Description:  An EMD GP7 at Port Jervis, NY, in January 1976.
Photo Date:  1/10/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 9:08:13 AM
Location:  Port Jervis, NY
Author:  John Hepp
Categories: 
Locomotives:  EL 1241(GP7)
Views:  76   Comments: 0
E-L 420
Title:  E-L 420
Description:  An EMD NW2 at Hoboken Terminal in January 1976.
Photo Date:  1/15/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 9:03:24 AM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  RollingStock,Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  EL 420(NW2)
Views:  83   Comments: 0
E-L 3664
Title:  E-L 3664
Description:  An E-L freight heads east through Suffern, NY, in January 1976.
Photo Date:  1/15/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 9:45:17 AM
Location:  Suffern, NY
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  EL 3664(SDP45)
Views:  107   Comments: 0
E-L 3672
Title:  E-L 3672
Description:  An EMD SD45-2 leads an eastbound piggyback train at Suffern, NY, in January 1976.
Photo Date:  1/15/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 7:56:52 PM
Location:  Suffern, NY
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  EL 3672(SD45-2)
Views:  194   Comments: 0
E-L 3354
Title:  E-L 3354
Description:  A GE U34CH at Hoboken, NJ, in January 1976.
Photo Date:  1/19/1976  Upload Date: 8/15/2013 10:58:40 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  EL 3354(U34CH) EL 3376(U34CH)
Views:  194   Comments: 0
E-L 1240
Title:  E-L 1240
Description:  An EMD GP7 and a caboose await their next assignment in Port Jervis, NY, in February 1976.
Photo Date:  2/14/1976  Upload Date: 8/15/2013 10:43:31 PM
Location:  Port Jervis, NY
Author:  John Hepp
Categories: 
Locomotives:  EL 1240(GP7)
Views:  155   Comments: 0
E-L 3655
Title:  E-L 3655
Description:  An EMD SDP45 at Port Jervis, NY, in February 1976.
Photo Date:  2/14/1976  Upload Date: 8/15/2013 10:48:10 PM
Location:  Port Jervis, NY
Author:  John Hepp
Categories: 
Locomotives:  EL 3655(SDP45)
Views:  199   Comments: 0
E-L 3655
Title:  E-L 3655
Description:  An EMD SDP45 at Port Jervis, NY, in February 1976.
Photo Date:  2/14/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 9:46:59 AM
Location:  Port Jervis, NY
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  EL 3655(SDP45)
Views:  178   Comments: 0
E-L 3603
Title:  E-L 3603
Description:  An EMD SD45 at the engine terminal in Port Jervis, NY, in February 1976.
Photo Date:  2/14/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 7:55:34 PM
Location:  Port Jervis, NY
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  EL 3603(SD45)
Views:  99   Comments: 0
E-L 3359
Title:  E-L 3359
Description:  At Hoboken Terminal, a NJDOT-owned GE U34CH, awaits its next run in February 1976.
Photo Date:  2/23/1976  Upload Date: 8/15/2013 10:38:11 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  EL 3359(U34CH)
Views:  108   Comments: 0
E-L 460
Title:  E-L 460
Description:  An Erie-Lackawanna EMD SW1200 switcher in Secaucus, NJ, March 1976.
Photo Date:  3/13/1976  Upload Date: 8/15/2013 10:36:13 PM
Location:  Croxton, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  EL 460(SW1200)
Views:  114   Comments: 1
E-L 1237
Title:  E-L 1237
Description:  An EMD GP7 at Croxton Yard in March 1976 on the eve of Conrail.
Photo Date:  3/20/1976  Upload Date: 8/18/2013 11:07:22 PM
Location:  Croxton, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Yard,Action
Locomotives:  EL 1237(GP7)
Views:  94   Comments: 0
E-L 3308
Title:  E-L 3308
Description:  The powerful GE U33Cs always looked very big to me, larger than their EMD counterparts even though they were not so in fact, and this image captured that feel for me. Croxton Yard, March 1976.
Photo Date:  3/20/1976  Upload Date: 8/18/2013 11:27:11 PM
Location:  Croxton, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  EL 3308(U33C)
Views:  101   Comments: 0
E-L 2503
Title:  E-L 2503
Description:  A GE U25B at Croxton Yard in March 1976 on the eve of Conrail.
Photo Date:  3/20/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 8:03:55 AM
Location:  Croxton, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories: 
Locomotives:  EL 2503(U25B) EL 3655(SDP45) EL 1223(GP7)
Views:  172   Comments: 0
E-L Croxton engine house
Title:  E-L Croxton engine house
Description:  E-L 457, 1232 and 1230 inside the engine house at Croxton Yard in March 1976.
Photo Date:  3/20/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 8:09:34 AM
Location:  Croxton, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories: 
Locomotives:  EL 457(SW1200) EL 1232(GP7) EL 1230(GP7)
Views:  147   Comments: 0
E-L 3308
Title:  E-L 3308
Description:  A GE U33C waits its next duty at Croxton Yard in April 1976.
Photo Date:  4/17/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 4:16:21 PM
Location:  Croxton, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories: 
Locomotives:  EL 3308(U33C)
Views:  61   Comments: 0
E-L 3602
Title:  E-L 3602
Description:  Two ex-E-L units head a westbound Conrail freight train at Abrams Yard in May 1976. The first few months on Conrail were exciting as odd motive power like this showed up all over the system as adjustments were made to where locomotives were stationed.
Photo Date:  5/15/1976  Upload Date: 8/15/2013 10:41:32 PM
Location:  Upper Merion, PA
Author:  John Hepp
Categories: 
Locomotives:  EL 3602(SD45) EL 3311(U33C)
Views:  209   Comments: 2
E-L 421
Title:  E-L 421
Description:  An EMD SW7 at Croxton Yard in May 1976.
Photo Date:  5/15/1976  Upload Date: 8/15/2013 10:52:21 PM
Location:  Croxton, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  EL 421(NW2)
Views:  118   Comments: 0
E-L 1404
Title:  E-L 1404
Description:  A branch of the Erie-Lackawanna served Phillipsburg, NJ, and there was a small yard and engine terminal there. A few months into Conrail, May 1976, things were unchanged.
Photo Date:  5/15/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 8:06:17 AM
Location:  Phillipsburg, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  EL 1404(GP7)
Views:  151   Comments: 0
E-L 428
Title:  E-L 428
Description:  An EMD SW7 at Croxton Yard in May 1976.
Photo Date:  5/15/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 9:06:03 AM
Location:  Croxton, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories: 
Locomotives:  EL 428(SW7)
Views:  66   Comments: 0
E-L 3602
Title:  E-L 3602
Description:  An EMD SD45 at Abrams Yard in May 1976.
Photo Date:  5/15/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 4:29:31 PM
Location:  Upper Merion, PA
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  EL 3602(SD45)
Views:  100   Comments: 0
E-L 3372
Title:  E-L 3372
Description:  A GE U34CH at Hoboken Terminal in June 1976.
Photo Date:  6/15/1976  Upload Date: 8/18/2013 11:14:19 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories: 
Locomotives:  EL 3372(U34CH)
Views:  138   Comments: 0
E-L 3327
Title:  E-L 3327
Description:  A GE U33C on a Conrail freight train at Harrisburg in June 1976.
Photo Date:  6/15/1976  Upload Date: 8/18/2013 11:29:44 PM
Location:  Harrisburg, PA
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  EL 3327(U36C)
Views:  103   Comments: 0
E-L 3382
Title:  E-L 3382
Description:  A GE U34CH at Hoboken in June 1976.
Photo Date:  6/15/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 8:11:36 AM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  EL 3382(U34CH)
Views:  77   Comments: 0
E-L 3376
Title:  E-L 3376
Description:  An inbound commuter train at Hoboken in June 1976.
Photo Date:  6/15/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 4:24:07 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  EL 3376(U34CH)
Views:  84   Comments: 0
E-L 3377
Title:  E-L 3377
Description:  A GE U34CH rests at Hoboken Terminal in June 1976.
Photo Date:  6/15/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 4:25:23 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  EL 3377(U34CH)
Views:  83   Comments: 0
E-L 3638
Title:  E-L 3638
Description:  One of the Erie-Lackawanna Bicentennial units, an EMD SDP45, on a Conrail freight train in July 1976.
Photo Date:  7/15/1976  Upload Date: 8/18/2013 11:11:51 PM
Location:  Port Kennedy, PA
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  EL 3638(SDP45)
Views:  141   Comments: 0
E-L 3378
Title:  E-L 3378
Description:  A GE U34CH at Hoboken Terminal on July 30, 1976.
Photo Date:  7/30/1976  Upload Date: 8/18/2013 11:15:51 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station
Locomotives:  EL 3378(U34CH)
Views:  101   Comments: 0
E-L 3369
Title:  E-L 3369
Description:  A GE U34CH at Hoboken Terminal on July 30, 1976.
Photo Date:  7/30/1976  Upload Date: 8/18/2013 11:17:17 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station
Locomotives:  EL 3369(U34CH)
Views:  58   Comments: 0
E-L 3362
Title:  E-L 3362
Description:  A GE U34CH at Hoboken Terminal on July 30, 1976.
Photo Date:  7/30/1976  Upload Date: 8/18/2013 11:18:54 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  EL 3362(U34CH)
Views:  64   Comments: 0
E-L 3360
Title:  E-L 3360
Description:  A GE U34CH at Hoboken Terminal on July 30, 1976.
Photo Date:  7/30/1976  Upload Date: 8/18/2013 11:20:19 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  EL 3360(U34CH)
Views:  76   Comments: 0
E-L 3353
Title:  E-L 3353
Description:  A GE U34CH at Hoboken Terminal on July 30, 1976.
Photo Date:  7/30/1976  Upload Date: 8/18/2013 11:21:42 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station
Locomotives:  EL 3353(U34CH)
Views:  80   Comments: 0
E-L 3357
Title:  E-L 3357
Description:  A GE U34CH at Hoboken Terminal on July 30, 1976.
Photo Date:  7/30/1976  Upload Date: 8/18/2013 11:23:13 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  EL 3357(U34CH)
Views:  101   Comments: 0
E-L 3355
Title:  E-L 3355
Description:  A GE U34CH at Hoboken Terminal on July 30, 1976.
Photo Date:  7/30/1976  Upload Date: 8/18/2013 11:24:34 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  EL 3355(U34CH)
Views:  96   Comments: 0
E-L 3374
Title:  E-L 3374
Description:  A GE U34CH on track 3 at Hoboken on July 30, 1976.
Photo Date:  7/30/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 8:14:41 AM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  EL 3374(U34CH)
Views:  50   Comments: 0
E-L 3365
Title:  E-L 3365
Description:  A GE U34CH rests at Hoboken on July 30, 1976.
Photo Date:  7/30/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 8:43:52 AM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  RollingStock,Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  EL 3365(U34CH)
Views:  62   Comments: 0
E-L 3382
Title:  E-L 3382
Description:  A GE U34CH rests at Hoboken on July 30, 1976.
Photo Date:  7/30/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 8:45:22 AM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  EL 3382(U34CH)
Views:  96   Comments: 0
E-L 3352
Title:  E-L 3352
Description:  A GE U34CH backs into Hoboken Terminal with a supervisor on its rear platform on July 30, 1976.
Photo Date:  7/30/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 7:46:33 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station,Action
Locomotives:  EL 3352(U34CH)
Views:  144   Comments: 0
E-L 3358 and 3366
Title:  E-L 3358 and 3366
Description:  Two big GE U34CHs await their next runs at Hoboken Terminal on July 30, 1976.
Photo Date:  7/30/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 7:48:07 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  EL 3366(U34CH) EL 3358(U34CH)
Views:  124   Comments: 0
E-L 3374
Title:  E-L 3374
Description:  A GE U34CH at Hoboken on July 30, 1976.
Photo Date:  7/31/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 6:40:58 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station
Locomotives:  EL 3374(U34CH)
Views:  51   Comments: 0
E-L 3362
Title:  E-L 3362
Description:  The big GE U34CHs sometimes headed short trains and would end up in the well-maintained early-20th-century splendor of Hoboken Terminal. August 1976.
Photo Date:  8/18/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 8:13:07 AM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  EL 3362(U34CH)
Views:  68   Comments: 0
E-L 422
Title:  E-L 422
Description:  This EMD NW2 was working Hoboken Terminal on another visit in August 1976.
Photo Date:  8/18/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 6:42:34 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station,Action
Locomotives:  EL 422(NW2)
Views:  70   Comments: 0
E-L 3358
Title:  E-L 3358
Description:  Hoboken Terminal, August 1976.
Photo Date:  8/18/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 6:48:41 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  EL 3358(U34CH)
Views:  57   Comments: 0
E-L 424
Title:  E-L 424
Description:  There always seemed to be a switcher or two working Hoboken Terminal and in August 1976 it was this EMD NW2.
Photo Date:  8/18/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 6:50:25 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  EL 424(NW2)
Views:  55   Comments: 0
CR 1776 and E-L 3376
Title:  CR 1776 and E-L 3376
Description:  GE U34CHs at Hoboken Terminal in August 1977. CR Bicentennial 1776 had been E-L 3351 and was the only GE U34CH to receive Conrail lettering. It had been rebuilt by GE following a wreck and returned painted in a Bicentennial paint scheme with Conrail lettering and the number 1776.
Photo Date:  8/18/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 7:51:00 PM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  CR 1776(U34CH) EL 3376(U34CH)
Views:  180   Comments: 0
E-L B65
Title:  E-L B65
Description:  A slug built from a Baldwin (DRS-66-1500) at Croxton Yard in August 1976.
Photo Date:  8/21/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 4:21:55 PM
Location:  Croxton, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  EL B65(Yard Slug)
Views:  165   Comments: 0
E-L 1241 and PC 6558
Title:  E-L 1241 and PC 6558
Description:  A Penn Central interloper at Croxton Yard in the early days of Conrail in August 1976.
Photo Date:  8/21/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 6:52:24 PM
Location:  Croxton, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  EL 1241(GP7) EL 443(NW2) PC 6558(U33C)
Views:  177   Comments: 0
E-L 424
Title:  E-L 424
Description:  The Penn Central caboose is the only evidence of Conrail in this September 1976 photograph of an EMD NW2 at Hoboken Terminal.
Photo Date:  9/15/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 8:58:10 AM
Location:  Hoboken, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  RollingStock,Station,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  EL 424(NW2)
Views:  88   Comments: 0
E-L 1241
Title:  E-L 1241
Description:  Croxton Yard, September 1976
Photo Date:  9/18/1976  Upload Date: 8/15/2013 10:53:37 PM
Location:  Croxton, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  EL 1241(GP7) EL B66(Yard Slug)
Views:  199   Comments: 0
E-L 443
Title:  E-L 443
Description:  An EMD NW2 at Croxton Yard in September 1976.
Photo Date:  9/18/1976  Upload Date: 8/19/2013 9:09:58 AM
Location:  Croxton, NJ
Author:  John Hepp
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  EL 443(NW2)
Views:  100   Comments: 0


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