When CP started ordering these, I hoped that the quantities would at least match that of their GEs. I like things to balance out. Unfortunately it never worked out that way so now I'm glad I sho... (more)
Climbing the ramp to the Cherry Street interlocking tower, the Canadian cuts a stainless figure on this warm summer evening. In a few minutes her passengers will end their cross-country odyssey wh... (more)
It was around this time that SOO power was quite common in Southern Ontario, so much so that I was never surprised to see it. Rumbling across Yellow Creek, just west of Mount Pleasant Rd., this pa... (more)
For a period of time CP ran a dedicated train of truck frames from the manufacturer in St. Thomas, east to the assembly plants in Oshawa, Ontario. It ran on a schedule, daily except Sundays, passi... (more)
In just under 2 weeks, I'm back at the Roundhouse with some friends to grab more shots, on an overall trip to downtown Toronto. Here is retired Canadian National #4803 sitting in the sunshine unde... (more)
An equipment move makes it's way to Willowbrook pacing the busy Gardiner Expressway.
On a peaceful Sunday afternoon in downtown Toronto, CN 4803 sits retired at Roundhouse Park on display, something it has been doing for many years. In the background is the Toronto skyline, to the... (more)
One of VIA's many short commuter trains waits departure from Union Station. The Station is undergoing major renovation adding a taller glass train shed over the old gray steel work with very littl... (more)
The Ontario Northland operated the Northlander train using equipment obtained from Trans-Europ Express (TEE) service, which used diesel equipment at that time because of the difficulty of running ... (more)
A BNSF SD70ACe leads a 14,000 ton crude oil train down grade through Beare with a former Oakway SD60 and BNSF C44-9 trailing. Taken on CN property by a CN employee.
After three hours of weed cutting to get this shot of the Royal Canadian Pacific Business train headed for London, a cloud decided to cover the sun... Needless to say, I was furious, however all I... (more)
CP 234 heads east through Rosedale with a solid EMD lashup. The trailing SD40-2's may one day be like leader SD30C-ECO 5002, or if things don't turn out well, then pop cans I guess.
CP GP38-2 3061 brings the Lambton Lifter towards West Toronto.