Revisiting the Moodna Viaduct 10

Revisiting the Moodna Viaduct Trains Photos

Last Sunday was a pretty big milestone for I Ride The Harlem Line – I finally completed the Metro-North Panorama Project… or at least the photography portion of it. I’ve now officially been to every Metro-North station, though it will take several more weeks to share them all with you....

Tuesday Tour of the Port Jervis Line: Port Jervis 6

Tuesday Tour of the Port Jervis Line: Port Jervis Trains Photos Tuesday Tours

Stereoscopic view of the Erie Railroad near Port Jervis, circa 1870. From the collection of the NYPL. Finally, we have arrived – the eponymous and final station along Metro-North’s Port Jervis Line. Port Jervis is located at the edge of Orange County, and bordered by the Delaware River. The river’s...

More artifacts from the Port Jervis Line… 0

More artifacts from the Port Jervis Line… Trains History

As our tour of the Port Jervis Line is coming to a close, I figured now would be an opportune time to post some more random artifacts from the Erie Railroad and the Port Jervis Line! I’ve already posted a few timetables and such from the Port Jervis back when...

Tuesday Tour of the Port Jervis Line: Otisville 7

Tuesday Tour of the Port Jervis Line: Otisville Trains Photos Tuesday Tours

Old Erie station at Otisville, photograph by James E. Bailey, dated 1909. This station was located closer to downtown Otisville, the current Otisville station is in a different location. Though it feels like we’ve just begun our tour of the Port Jervis line, in reality, we’re almost complete. Of course,...

Tuesday Tour of the Port Jervis Line: Campbell Hall 5

Tuesday Tour of the Port Jervis Line: Campbell Hall Trains Photos Tuesday Tours

  Early 1900’s views of the Erie’s Campbell Hall station, which was on the Montgomery Branch. The current Campbell Hall station is now located on what was the Graham Line. As we continue our tour of the Port Jervis line, the next stop we arrive at is Campbell Hall. While...

Tuesday Tour of the Port Jervis Line: Salisbury Mills – Cornwall 5

Tuesday Tour of the Port Jervis Line: Salisbury Mills – Cornwall Trains Photos Tuesday Tours

Continuing our Port Jervis Line tour where we left off last week, we depart Harriman station, bound for the next station on the line, Salisbury Mills – Cornwall. We’re still moving along what was once known as the Graham Line (named after Chief Engineer Joseph M. Graham), which was created...