CMSL Cape May (NJ) Seashore Lines Non-Passenger Operations

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Re: CMSL Cape May (NJ) Seashore Lines Non-Passenger Operatio

Postby Tanker1497 » Wed Oct 17, 2018 8:09 am

Follow up!
I took a ride out to Whiting this morning and saw no evidence of any mishap at any of the crossings, Lacy Rd, Diamond Rd, 539. I was thinking that the truck did some damage and was parked on Cherry St. waiting police for a report. As I posted earlier Cherry St made no sense to me. I even checked out the dirt paths off cherry St. in case the truck backed too far down, nothing!
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Re: CMSL Cape May (NJ) Seashore Lines Non-Passenger Operatio

Postby southern sec. kid » Thu Oct 25, 2018 10:28 am

Had some free time yesterday to head down to Lakehurst and see what's new. There was a work truck leaving the NJSL side when I showed up around 5. Everything has been kept clean on their side of the tracks. Mainline track looked pretty good besides having no ballast. From rt 70. North it has become a complete forest. I'd say some of the pine trees have grown up to around 9-10 feet in between the rails. Didn't get to go further south unfortunately
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Re: CMSL Cape May (NJ) Seashore Lines Non-Passenger Operatio

Postby southern sec. kid » Thu Nov 01, 2018 10:48 am

Was able to get back out again yesterday. I could be wrong but it seems as if the whole line from a little south of Lakehurst To the crossing at Savoy/Mcmahon rd. Has been re-ballasted. The line looks better in some spots than some still In service portions of the southern secondary.
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Re: CMSL Cape May (NJ) Seashore Lines Non-Passenger Operatio

Postby bcooper153 » Sat Nov 17, 2018 10:22 am

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