Car 2651 Restoration - Page 6

December 2004

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This portion of www.njerhs.org is to provide an up to date progress of the restoration of North Jersey Electric Railway Historical Society's efforts on Public Service Car 2651.The trolley restoration work is being completed at this time by a group of volunteers. Work sessions are scheduled and this schedule can be found on our Events page. Anyone interested in helping with the work is welcome to join our organization in efforts to restore this New Jersey treasure. We would also welcome the opportunity to show as well as catalog any information or photographs some of our visitors may be willing to share. For more information feel free to e-mail admin@njerhs.org or write to us at:
North Jersey Electric Railway Historical Society
PO Box 1770
Rahway, NJ 070605

Your help is still needed!!!

Please send donations to assist in preserving this New Jersey Transportation Icon to:
North Jersey Electric Railway Historical Society
PO Box 1770
Rahway, NJ 070605

A westbound NorfolkSouthern freight passes 2651. With the addition of track the car is now able to be rolled completely outside of the Phillipsburg Railroad Historians engine house. This image from October 2004.

NJERHS member Hank Kaminiski tightens the bolts to fasten the trolley pole to the trolley base. Photo taken December 4, 2004.

Public Service Car 2651 appears with trolley pole in the down position. Photo taken December 4, 2004.

Here is a view from above of the trolley pole in the down position on top of Public Service car 2651. Photo taken December 4, 2004.