The third 50-car section of a Canadian National empty coal train enters the Luscar Industrial Spur near Cadomin, Alberta, on August 8, 2016. These 150-car trains operate in three sections to load ... (more)
A westbound Canadian National coal train bound for loading at Coal Valley pops out of the 591-foot tunnel at mile 33.4 just west (south) of Robb, Alberta, on August 8, 2016.
CN 102 hustles thru Burlington, WI with a business train in July of 2003. This scheme sure looked good on these units.
Led by a pair of EMDs—SD60F No. 5546 and SD40-2W No. 5358— a westbound Canadian National freight crosses the Thompson River in scenic Black Canyon west of Ashcroft, British Columbia, on June 25, 2... (more)
The CN track geometry Budd car makes its way eastbound along the NBSR's McAdam Sub, seen here approaching the crossing at Vespra, aka the east end of the "dirt road".
Switching a steam engine. With GP9 CP 1608 watching at right, SW1200RSm CN 1382 switches 4-6-2 CN 5550 in the yard in Exporail, with the Hays Station in the background and a streetcar passi... (more)
CN 5933 shoves it's lengthy train back towards Charter Steel so it can switch out the loaded and drop off the empties.
Capping the stacks. A volunteer at Exporail is capping the second of two stacks on CN 1382 after shutting down the engine and then pulling two buckets out of the long hood. The engine has j... (more)
CN 2320 leads westbound train '407' by the VIA Rail station in Sackville, New Brunswick.
With a nice color mix, CN '406' is westbound out of Moncton, New Brunswick, passing through the fields between Moncton and Salisbury. BCOL 4622 is the middle unit.
CN 2329 leads westbound train '406' as they cross 'Reeder Road', in the west end of Salisbury, New Brunswick.
NEW PAINT SMELL! CN 120 with a brand spankin' new GE ET44AC, 3100, rounds the bend as they approach Debert, Nova Scotia.
Brand new CN ET44AC 3107 sits quietly in the yard at Swan Landing after bringing a loaded sand train in earlier in the morning. This was one of the first "3100s" to be built, and the fir... (more)
CN 401 picking-up cars at Bathurst, New Brunswick with all "zebra strips" units. CN MLW RS-18 3665 and 3744, a GMD GP9 4422, MLW M-420W 2534, with a GMD GP40-2LW 9573, December 12, 198... (more)
A westbound Canadian National unit train, with sulphur cars up front and grain hoppers on the rear, passes through English, Alberta, on August 5, 2016.