After arriving in North Bay on train 214 earlier in the afternoon, ONR 2105 was sent to the diesel shop for some maintenance and cleaning to be done. This is an interior view of the cab of 2105, i... (more)
ONR 1809 leads ONR 698 by mile 145.89 after departing Huntsville over 30 minutes late.
Today's southbound Northlander flies over Old Muskoka Road as its friendly engineer gives me a big wave!
698 rolls through Martins on a hot summer day.
Classic ONR 1805 is back on the rails and doing Northlander duties after a lenghty absence.
Today's Northlander thunders past some of the MofW equipment used to replace "pretty much all of the ties in the siding" here at Martins, Mile 141 CN Newmarket Sub according to the workers I spoke... (more)
1800 leads the Northlander by the location of a long-closed crossing at the back corner of one of my woodlots. The Stephenson Road 8 crossing was closed due to multiple fatal occurrences, mostly i... (more)
Slowing for the station stop 1809 leads the Northlander across the Muskoka River in Huntsville. The bridge work that has been going on since late winter is finally complete. The bridge was jacked ... (more)
Northbound Polar Bear Express taken on one of the few sunny days during the constant rains of the summer of '03.
I used 5 No. 5B flashbulbs with Kodachrome 64 film to light this engine.
698 swoops down around the bend at Martins on a beautiful spring afternoon. In this view you can see the spur going off the back track and up the grade to the Panolam plant at the far left.
698 leans into just another curve on the twisty Newmarket Sub led by a sparkling clean 1809.
Doin' the wave! Engineman Sykes waves out his window at the photographer while an attractive young lady on a tractor waves at the train from the other side of the tracks. Nice to see 1809 back on ... (more)