Three fishermen, wading in the Grand River, look up as train 331 with new well cars made at National Steel Car in Hamilton, ON. cross the Grand River at Paris.
A pair of Reading units trail two B&O's as they work uphill west of Meyersdale, PA. They will soon pass under the high now abandoned Western Maryland steel trestle that crosses the valley.
The Bombardier LRC Demonstrator and an LRC coach sit outside the Sarnia, ON station ready to return west to Toronto, ON.
A trio of N&W units sit outside the CN shop at Fort Erie, ON.
These units were captive in Canada and ran on the old Wabash line through Southern Ontario as a bridge between Buffalo, NY and Detr... (more)
It is a cold, overcast winter day when a pair of CP MLW C424's, both with "pacman" logos, and an MLW FA-2 in gray and maroon script lettering lead an eastbound train out of Canadian Pacific's Agin... (more)
This is a flash flood lit time exposure photo session directed by the late Jim Boyd and his crew for the benefit of attendees to the May rail fan weekend at Cass Scenic Railroad. Jim meticulously ... (more)
The Guelph Junction operator hoops orders to CP westbound MLW M-636 4720. The Guelph Jct. station, order board and CP 4720 are all history now.
Western Maryland BL2 and slug switch in Hagerstown in August 1976.
Approaching Cumberland at Viaduct Jct. in August 1976. Note the rider in the cab of the third unit. Presumably, the fireman's rule is still in effect.
Western Maryland F7A 7136 and F7B 409 take a spin on the turntable in Cumberland, MD.
Preparations for the day's activities are being made at the Cass shops. A Shay is making up the Whittaker train while Heisler #6 is readied for the long trip to Bald Knob.
CN M420W 2503 and 2506 prepare to make a lift at Aldershot Yard. Train 252 is a priority freight that moved containerized goods from Hamilton to Montreal. It left Hamilton early in the evening (t... (more)
A trio of SCL GP-7's taken in 1975.
An MLW RS-18 and MLW RS-10 in classic Canadian Pacific script lettering lead a westbound on the approach to Campbellville, ON. Two leased engines make up the foursome in April of 1969.
Two wreckers are needed to haul CN 4515 out of the gulley at Lake Avenue, Stoney Creek, ON. This area has been amalgamated into the City of Hamilton. The tank car and box car are sitting on the no... (more)
CN 4515 is being lifted free of two other locos that derailed at Lake Avenue in Stoney Creek, ON. Two cranes were utilized to lift the locomotives out of the gulley, one of them being a steam pow... (more)
The cutter's torch has struck The side panel of the cab of Canadian National MLW C-424 3221 is all that remains to identify it's heritage in a pile of scrap metal at CN's Reclamation Yard ... (more)
Canadian Pacific ran their "Starlight" train on CN from CANPA JCT to HAMILTON JCT where it diverged onto the old TH&B Hamilton Sub. NYC 7430, 7431 and 5820 were common power on the Starlight usua... (more)
Durango & Silverton 482 is on approach to Rockwood on a bright sunny day in early September. The train is loaded heavily with tourists enjoying the spectacular scenery between from Durango and Si... (more)
Awaiting the scrapper's torch The end of the line has come to the Canadian Locomotive Company's CFA 16-4's on Canadian National. Lined up in London, Ontario is CN 9342 along with multiple ... (more)
A worker is in the process of throwing the only manually operated turnout on the Mt. Washington Cog Railway.
This location is just below the summit of Mt. Washington and the down bound train wi... (more)
The conductor has a wave for the photographer as CN 2114 passes the hot box detector at MP 40 on the Dundas Sub. Train #331 passes under the bridge on Gobles Rd. in the afternoon sun while a sign... (more)
It has not taken long to get the fresh paint job on CN 2127 looking like the average loco in the CN fleet. CN train 148 was given priority through the diamonds at Carew over the Ontario Southland... (more)
There is a friendly wave from the engineer as an A-B-A set of Erie Lackawana F-units passes by.
The first of its class is cresting the grade out of Altoona at Cresson, PA. Note the NYC F-unit and the Geep B unit.
A pair of big CN MLW's head an extra freight with a dimensional load near Hamilton, ON.
A spiffy all General Motors Canadian National A-B-A combo of zebra striped units are seen here coming around the wye on an eastbound passenger as they approach Bayview Jct. The third track in the... (more)
EL 7091 is teamed with an Alco on this freight seen at the station in Salamanca, NY.
A rather weary looking PRR E8A followed by an E7B descends the grade below the Gallitzin tunnels with a passenger consist. They will soon round the Horseshoe Curve on the way to Altoona, PA.
CPR 4095 leads the morning passenger with TH&B equipment from Hamilton's Hunter St. Station to Union Station in Toronto.
An SOR car hop from Hamilton Yard to Paris West finds RLK 4057 and GATX 7369 powering up toward the crest of the Dundas hill at Copetown, ON.
A grubby looking CPR AC4400CW 9579 leads an array of power on a southbound train at the Dundurn St. wye in Hamilton. Just a short distance ahead is the Hunter St. tunnel which leads to the downto... (more)
OSR 182 (nee CPR 8764) and GP-7 378 (nee Soo 378) are two examples of first generation power in regular service on an Ontario Short Line. They are seen here crossing the Thames River in Woodstock... (more)
OSR 182 (nee CPR 8764) and GP-7 378 (nee Soo 378) run light westbound toward Putnam, ON. where they will lift several covered hoppers before heading to the CAMI Automotive Plant in Ingersoll to ad... (more)
An electrically interlocked derail guards a seldom used siding at Copetown, ON as CN 8802 approaches the crest of the Dundas hill.
The GP40TC locomotives was the first engine GO Transit bought. Purchased in 1967, featuring a 16 cylinder 645E 3000hp engine, no dynamic brakes, and a separate 500hp engine to power the HEP gener... (more)
When GO Transit first started service, they used GP40TC locomotives, single level commuter coaches, and Hawker Siddeley cab cars as seen here. When seen approaching from a distance, these cab c... (more)
The first two Canadian National C-630M units are seen near Hamilton, ON at Aldershot East after setting off cars in Aldershot Yard. They will back onto their train and head up the Halton S... (more)
A Montreal built FPA-4 approaches Bayview Junction with an eastbound passenger train in November 1967
Four first generation units throttle up at Hamilton West as they begin the ascent of Dundas hill on the CN Dundas Sub for 10 miles to Copetown, ON. Hamilton West has been combined into the plant ... (more)
A pair of NYC E8's lead an eastbound passenger on the Michigan Central through Canfield in September 1967.
Oh! Those FA'sCP MLW FA-1 4020, MLW RS-3 8433 and MLW FPA-2 4095 idle at Quebec St. in London, ON.
An eastbound freight on the Grimsby Sub. switches the east end of Parkdale Yard. By late 1967, the green and gold paint scheme was a rare find on an RS-3.
The low sun glinting off the Nickel Plate rails underscores a trio of Pennsylvania Alco RS-3's at Silver Creek, NY. in September of 1967. The operator has come out of his shack to inspect the tra... (more)
A pair of C&O GP30's lead a U25B on a westbound freight on the Michigan Central tracks through southern Ontario.
When Geeps were king. CNR 4580, resplendent in her green and gold paint, is westbound on the approach to Bayview Jct. By this time, the CN noodle paint scheme is starting to infiltrate the... (more)
The cold air makes for a fine display of smoke and steam from CNR 4-8-4 #6218 near Branchton, ON.
CNR 6218 struts her stuff with a special train of green and gold passenger cars across the Desjardins Canal bridge enroute to Niagara Falls, ON in 1967. A picture similar to this may well have be... (more)
A pair of Pennsy RS-3's shove a coal drag eastbound at Silver Creek, NY in the summer of 1967.
LV #200 shoves a caboose past three RS11's at Sayre, PA.
LV #200 was the only Baldwin Road Switcher on the Lehigh Valley diesel roster. The brick station in Sayre was built in 1881 and is preserved today by the Sayre Historical Society who have a 99 ye... (more)
Lehigh Valley #400 was the first of four low nose RS-11's on the roster. She is seen here basking in the sun on a service track in Sayre Yard.
Lehigh Valley RS-2 #213 is idling below the footbridge in Sayre, PA. Everything seen in this picture is now a "Fallen Flag"
Check out the mixture of equipment on this train. GM&O E7A 101 leads a Milwaukee E9A followed my a hodge-podge of passenger cars.
A pair of Burlington E's are in charge of a fast moving passenger train on the "Race Track" through Aurora, IL.
Milw 100C is in charge of a very short passenger train seen here heading south at MP 40.2
B&O F7A 4563 and a Geep shove hard on the tail end of an eastbound freight as it heads toward Meyersdale, PA and the Sand Patch grade.
Three ALCO C430 Demontrators are running here on the New York Central trackage in Angola, NY.
PRR GG-1 4934 is heading for New York City. This train caught me by surprise.
PRR GG-1 4906 exits the tunnel from New York City at track speed.
Erie 932 is the second to last RS-3 on the Erie roster. She is seen here serving in commuter service and is outbound from New York City.
CP 4501 is working hard up the Campbellville grade on the Galt Sub. This location is between the town of Campbellville and Guelph Junction on the CPR main line from Toronto to Windsor, ON.
CP 4500 is cresting the Cambellville grade and is arriving at Guelph Jct on the CPR Galt sub.
Ann Arbor 393 is switching around Flat Rock, MI.
Note the Alco trucks on both GP35's.
B&O 4559 crests the 17 mile grade at Altamont, MD. in September, 1969.
Four first generation GM units lean into the curve on the B&O main at Meyersdale, PA. in September 1969.
A pair of Pennsy E8's make a passenger stop at the tiny station in Tyrone, PA. in September 1969
A pair of CP Budd cars are running on CN rails through Bayview Jct. near Hamilton, ON. They will diverge onto CP rails 1/2 mile ahead at Hamilton Jct. and head for Hunter St. station in downtown ... (more)
It is snowing heavily as CN 421 takes a cut of cars over to Hamilton Yard from Aldershot Yard. Light power will return to lift another 5000ft of cars to add to the rest of their train.
BHP Billiton SD70ACe 4334 is on the test track at the back of the EMD plant in London, Ontario.
CN 2276, BCR 743 and CN 5754 approach Boyne at MP 146.2 Bala Sub. on Sept 4/2008 at 11:52am.
The warm glow of a low sun is cast on CN 2245 as it heads north at Isabella St. in Parry Sound, ON. at 6:40pm on September 3,2008 with intermodal traffic.
CN 102 approaches Rosseau Road just south of Parry Sound on Sept 3/2008 at 12:56pm.