The 15th edition of the CP Holiday Train pauses in the small town of Ayr for a performance stop.
With a pair of venerable EMD GP9s for power, The Pender Job backs its train into a siding along the seldom used Ayr Industrial Spur on a gorgeous Victoria Day evening. About half an hour after I t... (more)
CP9524 The locomotive that I've used as a username since purchasing the Kato HO model of it many years ago, leads train 441 west towards Wolverton where they have some work to do.
A brand new ES44AC leads empty ethanol train 627 west towards the small community of Ayr. The bright red of 9356 really contrasts the grungy paint of the seventeen year old 9551 trailing.
The Hamilton Turn rolls into Ayr to service a feed mill and lift cars from the siding.
The Hamilton Turn services a feed mill on the Ayr Spur in the small farming town of Ayr.
What real railroading is all about: A local doubles its train at the small town of Ayr on the Galt Subdivision. With a small lift in the siding and a set off on the Ayr spur, it will continue onto... (more)
CP's Pender Job heads back to Pender as light power after dropping their multi's loaded with brand new Toyota RAV4s at Wolverton.
CP 245 highballs down the main at Wolverton, as the Pender Job waits in the clear.
The 2nd 241 charges out of Wolverton with a new GEVO in the lead and a cut of new well cars farther back in the train.
CP 3111 and 3057 make a set off on the Ayr Spur. 3111 is a recently released GP38-2 rebuild which contrasts quite nicely with 3057.
What a sight for sore eyes! Four CP SD40-2s all in action red paint with the leader even having the multimark, lead train 441 westward, approaching Ayr and the yard at Wolverton where they will ma... (more)
The 2011 Canadian Pacific Holiday Train does it's stop in Ayr ON on a beautiful clear night.
CP 141 with a pair of GEs speeds westward approaching the small town of Ayr.
CP 441 with a nice Action Red consist at Mile 65 Galt Sub.