Jeff Wilson's Collection
Welcome to Jeff Wilson's Railroad Picture Archives!

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Hello and thanks for visiting my Archive!

I have been a railfan my entire life. I moved to the Port Jervis, NY area in 1997 and there began my interest in photographing railroad activity in this area. It all began the first time Ross Rowland rolled ol' C&O No. 614 into town. I was awestruck and amazed by this incredible machine. I went out, bought a mid-range 35mm camera and started shooting the rail activity around Port Jervis. Sadly, nowadays, the rail traffic in Port Jervis has slowed to a trickle, but I have spread my wings somewhat and now travel all over NY State, Eastern Pa. and Northern NJ to fulfill my railfanning desires.

My favorite line to railfan, by far, is the scenic and busy CSX River Sub along the Hudson River in New York State. I visit that line quite often and am often seen hiking around the area of Iona Island, Fort Montgomery, Storm King Mountain, and Bear Mountain looking for that next great shot.

Some of my other favorite railfanning hangout spots are along the D&H/CP in NY and Pa, the NYSW tracks through NJ,NY, and Pa.,  NS in and around Easton and Bethlehem, Pa. and Philipsburg, NJ, as well as the famous Rockville Bridge near Harrisburg, the DURR in Delaware County, NY, the Adirondack Scenic Railroad between Thendara and Utica, NY, the NS Southern Tier line in NY, and the DL in the Scranton and Tobyhanna, Pa. area.  I also enjoy railfanning some busy yards in the same areas. I often visit the NS yard in Binghamton, NY, the CP yard in Taylor, Pa., the DL yards in Scranton, Pa, the NS yards in Bethlehem and Enola Pa,  as well as my favorite rail yard, the monsterous CSX Selkirk Rail Yard, near Albany, NY.

I am glad to be part of this site and I hope to contribute interesting and useful photographs for you all to enjoy. Please enjoy my photos and, as always, I enjoy reading your comments!

If you would like to use or publish my photos, PLEASE ask.

Thanks, and I hope to see you out along the tracks!!!

You may browse my collection of pictures via the menu located on the left hand side of the page.  I hope you enjoy the collection and thanks for stopping by!

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Site Stats
Photos: 2,418
Locomotives:  1,854
Rolling Stock:  30
Locations:  196
What's New?
New Photo Albums
Pennsylvania and New York railfanning 2017
   -Added 1/25/2018 10:06:11 AM
Out and About Railfanning First Half 2017
   -Added 2/26/2017 5:00:51 PM
Dobbs Ferry at night
   -Added 2/25/2017 11:52:24 PM
Some "NEW" power for Delaware-Lackawanna
   -Added 2/25/2017 11:51:34 AM
My 2016 Railfanning shots
   -Added 2/25/2017 11:10:28 AM
Delaware Lackawanna Scranton Derailment
   -Added 2/25/2017 10:53:12 AM
My trip on the White Pass
   -Added 2/8/2016 8:32:02 PM
Around Binghamton 12/5/2015
   -Added 12/25/2015 7:04:17 PM
2015 NS/Amtrak Toys for Tots Train
   -Added 12/13/2015 8:27:06 AM
A nice fall day along the Hudson
   -Added 11/29/2015 3:43:27 PM
Steamtown Railfest 2015
   -Added 9/11/2015 8:41:19 PM
August 5th in Port Jervis
   -Added 8/9/2015 7:51:22 PM
Summer 2015 on the rails
   -Added 7/7/2015 8:36:27 PM
Out and about Winter 2015
   -Added 2/18/2015 5:27:42 PM
Late summer & Early Fall Railfanning
   -Added 10/11/2014 9:01:12 AM
A trip to the Adirondacks
   -Added 8/24/2014 11:30:12 AM
July 2014 along the CSX River Line
   -Added 7/24/2014 7:52:32 PM
Found in the wall....
   -Added 7/8/2014 5:00:50 PM
Trip to Selkirk with railfan buddies
   -Added 6/21/2014 8:45:05 AM
A SURPRISE visitor to Port Jervis!
   -Added 6/14/2014 7:07:28 PM
A late spring trip thru Upstate NY
   -Added 6/11/2014 9:04:27 AM
South Jersey finds
   -Added 5/25/2014 10:11:20 PM
Happenings around Port Jervis, NY as EL 833 prepares to head to Spencer
   -Added 5/12/2014 8:31:23 PM
The Vosburg Flyer
   -Added 5/5/2014 9:19:30 AM
My annual visit to Raritan Center
   -Added 4/14/2014 8:54:25 PM
A late winter day on the Hudson
   -Added 3/28/2014 9:11:14 AM
A cloudy but warm winter's day on the River Sub
   -Added 3/16/2014 10:31:52 AM
Day trip to Hamburg, Pa.
   -Added 3/16/2014 9:55:55 AM
Icy days on the Hudson
   -Added 2/23/2014 12:45:40 PM
A trip to Rockville Bridge
   -Added 1/31/2014 9:24:58 AM
First trip of 2014 thru Orange County
   -Added 1/16/2014 3:47:28 PM
A December day in Scranton
   -Added 12/18/2013 4:55:06 PM
December 2013 in NY & NJ
   -Added 12/11/2013 9:08:42 AM
CP Holiday train 2013
   -Added 11/27/2013 8:14:29 AM
An Autumn weekend on the CSX RiverLine
   -Added 10/26/2013 1:24:24 PM
Updated Photo Albums
Out and About Railfanning First Half 2017
   -Updated 1/25/2018 10:38:55 PM
My 2016 Railfanning shots
   -Updated 2/26/2017 2:42:17 PM
Around Binghamton 12/5/2015
   -Updated 12/27/2015 9:22:39 PM
2015 NS/Amtrak Toys for Tots Train
   -Updated 12/17/2015 8:51:50 PM
On-film Photo scans
   -Updated 11/29/2015 3:38:45 PM
Summer 2015 on the rails
   -Updated 7/22/2015 8:50:54 PM
NYSW SD70's In Tow along the Hudson
   -Updated 7/6/2015 9:03:19 PM
Late summer & Early Fall Railfanning
   -Updated 3/28/2015 11:26:31 PM
Out and about Winter 2015
   -Updated 3/20/2015 1:45:52 PM
Trip to Selkirk with railfan buddies
   -Updated 6/24/2014 8:48:50 AM
A SURPRISE visitor to Port Jervis!
   -Updated 6/15/2014 9:20:54 PM
Happenings around Port Jervis, NY as EL 833 prepares to head to Spencer
   -Updated 5/18/2014 5:16:22 PM
Icy days on the Hudson
   -Updated 2/28/2014 8:09:48 AM
December 2013 in NY & NJ
   -Updated 1/1/2014 2:21:27 PM
Rambling around New York
   -Updated 10/13/2013 9:26:37 PM
A day on the Southern Tier
   -Updated 7/23/2013 9:23:39 PM
CSX Q156 Detour over the NYSW
   -Updated 5/28/2013 4:13:07 PM
A trip down the Mohawk from Utica to Selkirk, NY
   -Updated 5/12/2013 3:25:58 PM
A visit to the Raritan Center Railroad
   -Updated 4/14/2013 9:54:05 PM
Cloudy with a chance of reindeer on the CSX River Line
   -Updated 3/14/2013 4:45:00 PM
   -Updated 2/19/2013 11:14:00 AM
CSX River Line 2/6/13
   -Updated 2/12/2013 3:03:26 PM
Binghamton, NY Area
   -Updated 11/29/2012 2:57:55 PM
A trip to Newburgh, NY of all places...
   -Updated 11/11/2012 8:46:47 PM
Some old RR signs
   -Updated 10/10/2012 9:11:39 PM
2012 along the Hudson River (CSX, MNCR, Amtrak)
   -Updated 10/4/2012 5:00:08 PM
Adirondack Scenic Railroad 20th Anniversary Railfest
   -Updated 9/20/2012 3:15:26 PM
The Susie-Q
   -Updated 9/11/2012 8:54:59 PM
A hot Early July morning around Scranton, Pa.
   -Updated 7/16/2012 8:21:30 PM
Campbell Hall, NY Visit
   -Updated 4/3/2012 8:39:00 PM
March 2012 CSX River Line
   -Updated 3/28/2012 4:58:26 PM
Sunbury Sub, Southern Tier, D&H, Pa & NY
   -Updated 2/7/2012 9:41:16 AM
NS Lehigh Line Shots
   -Updated 1/18/2012 11:21:14 AM
Bennett Levin's PRR Excursion up the Erie
   -Updated 1/3/2012 8:34:17 PM
Bear Mountain and Fort Montgomery, NY 2011
   -Updated 12/28/2011 2:25:16 PM

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