By a gorgeous afternoon, the CP switcher gets in the Port of Montreal to do the interchange between CP and Port of Montreal. You can also see the brewery Molson on the left, under the Jacques-Cart... (more)
Around the bend. CN 711 is rounding a curve on CN's Montreal sub as it heads west through the Turcot area of Montreal. At the head end is a block of loaded TankTrain cars. They will be drop... (more)
A bit of ice. VIA 6445 leads VIA 55 for Toronto across the Lachine Canal, which has some ice on a frigid afternoon.
A GMD and a GE. VIA 6454 & VIA 910 team up to move VIA 24 for Quebec City across the Lachine canal with a Renaissance trainset on a frigid day.
Zebra stripes. CN 2411 shows off its zebra stripes as it heads east through Montreal with CN X308.
An extra around the curve. CN X308, with CN 2411 & IC 1032 leading, is rounding a curve in the St-Henri neighbourhood of Montreal. It is running about 11-12 hours before (or after depending... (more)
Almost time for departure. Canadian Pacific Holiday Train (Canadian) poses in Montreal.
Almost time for departure. Canadian Pacific Holiday Train (U.S) poses in Montreal. In few hours CP 2249 will lead the Holiday Train toward the United-States.
Long hood forward over the canal. CN 7246 & CN 7229 are both long hood forward as they cross the Lachine Canal on a cold but sunny afternoon in Montreal's old port with a short transfer. RP... (more)
VIA 55 for Toronto is five minutes out of Montreal's Central Station as it crosses the Lachine Canal. On the left is the out of use CN swing bridge and behind it is the also out of use Wellington ... (more)
Back to running in daylight. CN 323 (St. Albans, VT - Montreal, Qc) and its counterpart CN 324 had been running exclusively at night for a number of months due to trackwork on the New Engla... (more)
One of Amtrak's lowest numbered engines pushes what will be the southbound Adirondack towards Central Station about 70 minutes before the 9:30 departure time. It is passing the nearly empty Peel b... (more)
Over the lift bridge. VIA 919 leads VIA from Quebec City towards nearby Central Station in Montreal as it crosses the Lachine Canal over the lift bridge that has been locked in place since ... (more)
AMT inbound. AMT 1361 is at the tail end of AMT 809 (inbound commuter train from Mont St-Hilaire) as it passes the abandoned Wellington Tower and passes the skyline of downtown Montreal.
The Peel Basin is missing some water. The Peel Basin in Montreal has been drained of much of its water, something that happens most autumns. Passing the basin is AMT 807 with AMT 1365 pushi... (more)