The American Orient Express brings a taste of varnish back to Thunder Bay as it heads from Montreal to Vancouver.
CP 8958 with UP 5501 lead 609 down the south track of cautionary limits in Thunder Bay passing by N Yard.
Montreal Hochelaga, QC - Vancouver Coquitlam, BC train 113 rounds the bend at E Yard with a 1+1 setup.
421 works the west end of E Yard on a frigid evening in Thunder Bay.
Less then a mile to the tag off, 113 trundles down the shed lead with CP 9636 up front and CP 9597 mid train.
CP 420 climbs the grade out of The Lakehead blowing for Spruce River Road
CP 3104 leads a TEC train east out of Thunder Bay to test sidings on the Nipigon Sub as Mount McKay looms in the distance.
The 1500 Westfort heads over to start the afternoon/evening's work
CN 2567 idles away coupled to a cut of CN/CP grain cars
a late 341 departs Thunder Bay with 106 empties
When CP first took delivery of their large SD9043MACs in late 1998 I heard they were operating through Thunder Bay so I went north over Thanksgiving weekend and was lucky to find the class unit si... (more)
CP 3066 drills E yard in late afternoon sun.
Loaded grain for Montreal departs Thunder Bay on the Nipigon Sub.
CN SD75I 5771 works the yard at Thunder Bay North.
Grain empties depart Westfort behind CP 8953 and CP 5951.