CITX 3091, CMQ 9020 & CMQ 9023 are switching CMQ 1 in Farnham yard at left, while cars and local power sit in the rest of the yard.
On a cloudless morning, CN 149 is leaving the Port of Montreal with three AC units (CN 2908, CN 8100 & CN 2967) arranged elephant style. If CN 149 is on time (which it usually is), this angle is o... (more)
4 LRC cars, 4 paint schemes. VIA 622 has unwrapped VIA 902 leading 4 LRC cars in 4 different paint schemes at it crosses the Richelieu River at Otterburn Park.
Cab car GOT 326 leads a westbound past GO Transit's Willowbrook maintenance facility at left (where a train is seen entering the yard) and VIA Rail's Toronto Maintenance Centre at right.
CN 120 has a long train (656 axles) and 3 units up front (CN 2857, CN 8835 & CN 8011) and another mid-train (CN 2970) as it crosses the Richelieu River a bit before noon on a cold but sunny mornin... (more)
A year ago I shot the Bangor & Aroostook heritage unit (CMQ 9017, an ex-CP SD40-2F) in Quebec for the first time as it layed over in Farnham. Here is a broadside shot of the shiny at the time unit... (more)
Slug first. Slug CN 218 and GP9 CN 7228 have just arrived at Southwark Yard with grain empties from the Port of Montreal.
Over the river on a cold fall morning. A trio of F40's (VIA 6417, VIA 6431 & VIA 6452) lead VIA 15 from Halifax over the Richelieu River on a very cold fall morning. At right is part of Mon... (more)
Some ice has formed along the shore of the Richelieu River on the second day in a row that Quebec has had well below freezing temperatures, as VIA 35 crosses the river with VIA 6445 leading a mixe... (more)
An unexpected train and an unexpected leader. I was surprised by an eastbound crossing the Richelieu River on CN's St-Hyacinthe Sub not too long after CN 120 passed, it had NS 9512, CN 3080... (more)
It was well below freezing in Montreal today and a bit of snow fell, so I figured I'd post a shot from a very cold morning last winter.... Here F59PHI AMT 1325 pushes a deadhead move towards the S... (more)
CN 527 with heritage unit NS 8102 is getting ready to leave Southwark Yard as the tail end of CN 324 passes it.
Back and forth. For the second time in about an hour, CN 596 is leaving Southwark Yard for nearby Pointe St-Charles Yard on the other side of the Victoria Bridge as GP9 CN 7228 and slug CN ... (more)
Switching at Southwark. CN 522 with clean zebra-striped CN 9576 puts its train together at Southwark Yard before heading south on the Rouses Point Sub with cars for St-Jean-sur-Richelieu.
'Test Dirt' So says the etching on the fuel tank of the PRR heritage unit (NS 8102), which is about to leave Southwark Yard, leading CN 527.