Archive for November, 2014

Panel Track for Lisbon Trolley

Posted November 20, 2014 By Webmaster

Rail, ties and track materials for a panel track for the Lisbon / Stephenson trolley was donated by Friends of the NJ Transportation Heritage Center and moved by Shadyside Trucking from Phillispburg to Whippany Railway Museum on 20 November 2014. 

Sandy Disaster Relief Grant for CNJ Terminal

Posted November 19, 2014 By Webmaster

The State of New Jersey announced approval of a $2 million grant towards the restoration of the historic Central Railroad of New Jersey Terminal at Liberty State Park on 19 November 2014.  This money can not be used for stabilization or restoration of the Train Shed.

Lisbon Trolley to Whippany Railway Museum

Posted November 15, 2014 By Webmaster

On 15 November 2010, the Friends of the New Jersey Transportation Heritage Center, Inc. turned over title to the Lisbon / Stephenson trolley car to Liberty Historic Railway, Inc.  On 12 November 2014 LHRy turned over title to the Lisbon / Stephenson car to Whippany Railway Museum.  They intend to get the car moved to their museum for display.