Toronto BIT, ON - Vancouver Roberts Bank, BC stacks/baretables fly across the Little Jackfish River bridge
The daily Winnipeg, MB - Toronto, ON pulls hard up the grade at Marathon with a short but heavy train
CN Q101's train crosses over the 799' Little Jackfish River. The biggest bridge on CN's Toronto to Winnipeg section.
GECX 2042 shoves hard on the tailend of Q112's train getting it out of Armstrong after making a lift.
Leased GECX 2042, part of a 12 unit pack shoves Q112's tailend into Armstrong
One of the original "NS spec" SD70M-2's hustles an extra Toronto - Vancouver stacker through Wagaming.
Winnipeg Symington, MB - Flint, MI train #322 rolls out of Armstrong with 101 cars. CN SD70M-2 8920 is providing "DP" 70 back.
With no crews available for a few hours, a shorter 63 car low priority train rests in the siding at Armstrong waiting for the next available Sioux Lookout crew.
With the mercury below -35c / -31F train X313 departs Armstrong after a crew change leaving behind a vapor trail.
The daily 7am ETR job works the interchange yard with CP in Windsor, ON. ETL 104 is an ex IC SW14 as evident by the unique cab.
Inbound commuter train cab car leading.
CN 314 rolls off the cowpath and onto the connecting track at Hamilton Jct to set off the trailing IC SD70 in the yard.
Wintertime Railroading..........Solo on CN 371, 2588 dashes through the snow on a snowy and cold Saturday afternoon in Milton.
CP had brought all their trains in the area to a stop for a few hours for Christmas Eve/Morning. With that, a "polar vortex" fell on the region totally hampering railway operations. With the mercu... (more)
Meeting of the shortlines GEXR 580 is making another run up the hill after stalling out due to wet rail and heavy tonnage, meanwhile OSR sits on the south industrial waiting their turn.