Historic Structures

Pictures 4 Central Railroad Engine Terminal Complex, Jersey City New Jersey

Central Railroad Engine Terminal Complex, Jersey City New Jersey Interior view of the machine shop taken through the door at the east end of stall 2, south roundhouse.
Interior view of the machine shop taken through the door at the east end of stall 2, south roundhouse.

Central Railroad Engine Terminal Complex, Jersey City New Jersey View of interior of workmens' locker/shower room, located in the southwest corner of the machine shop.
View of interior of workmens' locker/shower room, located in the southwest corner of the machine shop.

Central Railroad Engine Terminal Complex, Jersey City New Jersey View toward the southeast at (left to right) the oil house, the storehouse, the blacksmith and machine shops, and the north end of the east side of the south roundhouse.
View toward the southeast at (left to right) the oil house, the storehouse, the blacksmith and machine shops, and the north end of the east side of the south roundhouse.

Central Railroad Engine Terminal Complex, Jersey City New Jersey View of machine shop interior, showing the working platforms. Note the 13-foot wide monitor in the center of the roof.
View of machine shop interior, showing the working platforms. Note the 13-foot wide monitor in the center of the roof.

Central Railroad Engine Terminal Complex, Jersey City New Jersey View toward the northwest of the interior of the blacksmith shop. The freestanding pivoting steel crane affized to the underside of the first truss east of the fire wall is shown left of center.
View toward the northwest of the interior of the blacksmith shop. The freestanding pivoting steel crane affized to the underside of the first truss east of the fire wall is shown left of center.

Central Railroad Engine Terminal Complex, Jersey City New Jersey View toward the northeast of the interior of the blacksmith shop. Note the wall-hung crane on the east wall at the right. The olden door at the left led to the material track; the ramp and door in the northeast corner (center of photograph) gave access to the material platform.
View toward the northeast of the interior of the blacksmith shop. Note the wall-hung crane on the east wall at the right. The olden door at the left led to the material track; the ramp and door in the northeast corner (center of photograph) gave access to the material platform.