A brand new crossing. Infrastructure work in the Turcot area of Montreal will require CN's main line in the area (the Montreal sub) to shift a bit further north than where it is now. As par... (more)
At water level. VIA 6428 backs up to Montreal's Central Station with an all-LRC consist as it crosses the Lachine canal. At left is the out of use CN swing bridge and behind it is the Welli... (more)
VIA Rail's combined "Chaleur" and "Ocean" crossing the Victoria Bridge across the St. Lawrence River at sunset.
CN 401 (CN Joffre yard/CN Taschereau yard) heads west towards Taschereau yard. CN 5341 (EMD SD40-2W), CN 4114 (GMD GP9RM) and CN 4809 (EMD GP38-2W) was leading CN 401 with 49 cars and 3084 feet.
CN 401 (CN Joffre yard/CN Taschereau yard) rolls west on the freight track of CN's Montreal Subdivision with an EMD SD40-2W leading.
Amtrak heritage, reflected. The southbound Adirondack deadheads towards Montreal's Central Station with heritage unit AMTK 145 pushing, castings its reflection in the Peel Basin alon... (more)
A few minutes after leaving Montreal's Central station, AMTRAK #694/68 rolls over the Lachine canal in front of the out of use CN Wellington tower with the 40th Anniversary Phase III Heritage loco... (more)
VIA 919 pushes a deadhead movement towards Montreal's Central Station.
A death star leader through Turcot West. A later than usual CN 310 has an IC SD70 leading (IC 1015) as well as another as DPU (class leader IC 1000) as it passes through Turcot West with 69... (more)
VIA 6428 & VIA 6445 back up over the Lachine canal with VIA 14 in tow on a mostly sunny evening. At the other end of the train is Park car Evangeline Park.
More and more ES44AC's out east on CN. More and more CN trains in eastern Canada have ES44AC leaders these days, and here a long CN 120 (610 axles) has older ES44AC CN 2833 and newer ES44AC... (more)
Heading to the U.S. and coming back. CN 324 at left has CN 8943 and 33 cars behind it as it passes CN 529 at Turcot West. CN 324 is bound for St. Albans, VT and CN 529 originated on Norfolk... (more)
Railroading in an increasingly gentrified neighbourhood. In what was once one of the most heavily industrialized areas of Canada (but which is now largely condos, as at left), CN 7246 & CN ... (more)
Tracks over a bike path. AMT 1365 leads AMT 815 over the Lachine Canal. At right is the popular bike path which follows the canal.