Toronto-Halifax Canadian National #120 is crossing the Richelieu River at Beloeil on gorgeous fall morning. On June 29, 1864, a Grand Trunk train with more than 350 passengers was travelling from ... (more)
CN 5337 leads a former Missabe tunnel motor and an older CN SD40 on the point of an empty ore train preparing to depart Proctor for the iron range. Two the right former DMIR SD38-2s switch manifes... (more)
I think someone at Mac Yard diesel shop was feeling a bit foamy this day. Here a trio of relic C40-8M's have no trouble getting 11700' of freight across Ontario from Toronto MacMillan, ON - Winnip... (more)
By The Non-Existent Train Station CN 2838 is westbound, as they head through Grand Falls, New Brunswick, passing by the location of the old CN Grand Falls Railway station, which was torn do... (more)
Bult in December of 1986 for the Oakway leasing company. CN 5475 now wears the red and black. Seen here waiting for its next assignment in Freeport, IL as the local to Rockford and back.
Texas Motor Speedway looms in the background
Big and small noodles. A pair of GP9's (CN 7075 & CN 7032) with noodles of varying size on their long hoods work the Pointe St-Charles Yard.
The engineer slowly descends the 1% grade preparing to bring this cut of cars to a stop so the conductor can line the switch for a shove back and onto the first cut of cars before leaving for Two ... (more)
A trio of tunnelmotors bring empties back from Two Harbors and past the few remaining signals ( long out of service ) that once protected the south Evtac Thunderbird mine spur along the CN Iron Ra... (more)
Coming down the 1% grade from U.S. Minntac's taconite plant, DMIR 403 glides under the Highway 169 bridge as the run to Two Harbors now begins in earnest.
IC 6263 glides through Biwabik with 145 cars of taconite pellets in tow with a destination of Two Harbors in a few hours.
CN 2665 leads an X474 eastbound, as they pass by the scenic Lac Baker, New Brunswick, in some nice early morning light. The Fall colors in this area haven't hit as much as I was hoping they would ... (more)
CN 2665 leads an X474 eastbound, as they cross the 3,920 foot Salmon River Trestle in New Denmark, New Brunswick on a cool Fall afternoon.
In some late Fall evening light, eastbound train M306 crosses the massive Salmon River Trestle, at New Denmark, New Brunswick. The bridge stands at 3,920 feet in length.
Adam Farence Photo