CSX office train on NYS&W Rochelle Park??

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CSX office train on NYS&W Rochelle Park??

Postby CarterB » Fri Dec 05, 2014 10:53 am

Yesterday around 4pm a CSX loco and two passenger cars went by Rochelle Park, NJ heading West.
Any idea of what this was?
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Re: CSX office train on NYS&W Rochelle Park??

Postby Snowmojoe » Fri Dec 05, 2014 11:57 am

My guess is it was the 2014 Toys for Tots Train with one of the NYS&W's leased CSX GPs in front. A PRR baggage car, a NYC Pullman, and something else which escapes me right now. I saw the cars in the Ridgefield Park yard last night; never saw them coupled to a locomotive. But CSX 2732 and 2782 are always around the RP Yard. I have a couple of dreadful pics I took with an old point & shoot I could share under duress.
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Re: CSX office train on NYS&W Rochelle Park??

Postby Tadman » Fri Dec 19, 2014 1:30 pm

Also perhaps a track geometry train. The smaller roads tend to borrow them from larger roads. I see Metra borrowing CP's tech train occasionally. CSX just bought an ex-MARC GP40 for their geometry train, and two cars sounds just right.
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