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On September 2, 2002, Consolidated Freightways filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy



Steve & John Hall pictures taken at CF's terminal in South Plainfield and Newark New Jersey.
Photo taken after the CF shutdown in South Plainfield, and Newark, New Jersey. we worked out of [sop]. Steve & John Hall Collection.
CF Freightliner taken at South Plainfield, NJ. Steve & John Hall Collection. South Plainfield terminal. Steve & John Hall Collection. South Plainfield terminal. Steve & John Hall Collection.
These are CF tractors that were leased and are being sold seperate from the auctions. These are also in New Jersey. Steve & John Hall Collection. CF Newark, NJ yard,notice the really old 45 foot trailer in the background. Steve & John Hall Collection.
Newark, NJ terminal. Steve & John Hall Collection. "The Line" at Newark's CF terminal. Steve & John Hall Collection. CF city tractors. Steve & John Hall Collection.
Inside the cab of a CF Freightliner Century. Steve & John Hall Collection. CF city tractors. Steve & John Hall Collection.
This is a picture of the CF office in South Plainfield, NJ. Steve & John Hall Collection. The trucks from the following locations were all moved to the Newark yard for the upcoming auction. (South Plainfield, SOP) - (Patterson PAT) - (Long Island, LNN). There were a few stragglers from New York City also. Steve & John Hall Collection.
This picture is of one of Long Island's spare classics , as you could tell they probably didn't use it that much, the missing left hand mirror is enough to say that. Steve & John Hall Collection. We had a dock attachment in Newark, NJ. Steve & John Hall Collection.
These pictures that I'm sending you are from Newark New Jersey after the auction. As you can see there isn't much left. Steve & John Hall Collection.
More old tradshow boxes in newark Steve & John Hall Collection.
These are more pictures after the shutdown when everything was parked. Steve & John Hall Collection.
CF 2798 tractor was my Dad's. It really killed me to see it sitting there like that. Steve & John Hall Collection. This was my Dad's tractor backed into a delivery in Westfield New Jersey. He took it about a month before the shutdown. Steve & John Hall Collection. This picture was taken in South Plainfield, the day after the shutdown. I asked the terminal manager if I could take a few shots of our road units. He gave me the ok. Steve & John Hall Collection.


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