Canadian National Ry No. 5288
This 4-6-2 Pacific was built by the Montreal Locomotive Works in March of 1919 for the Canadian Government Railways as their No. 1516. It was leased to the Grand T... (more)
Going back a bit. Grain train heads for Vancouver along the Fraser river and the glorious Highway 1
And on a snowy afternoon, a trio of Dash 8's hustle an empty limestone train through the same curves.
The new face of the Missabe ore trains looks like this, and I'm still trying to decide whether I like it or not.
20,000 tons of ore pellets descend the 3% grade into Two Harbors with four veteran EMD work horses on the point.
SD75Is 5774 and 5745 lead an eastbound manifest freight past the siding at Blackfoot.
SD40-2(W)s 5331 and 5280 work across the Alberta/Saskatchewan provincial boundary as they switch the east end of Lloydminster Yard.
A ratty former LMS C40-8W idles on the shops in Jasper.
The class unit of CN's SD75I fleet, 5626, leads train Q116 through Bickerdike East with sister 5767 trailing.
CN SD70M-2 8804 and GECX C40-8W 7387 lead Calgary Logistics Park, AB - Roberts Bank, BC train Q143 west on the Albreda Sub.
CN C40-8 2129 and GECX C40-8W 7918 idle on the shops in Jasper. They'll be used later on train S772.
CN SD70I 5605 and SD60 5474 lead X443's 110 empty auto racks over the North Saskatchewan River on the northeast side of Edmonton.
CN ET44AC 3073 leads an empty coal train towards Coal Valley.
CN SD75I 5735 idles in the east leg of Jasper's wye while C766's crew hostles some power.
CN C40-8W 2166 idles on the shop track in Jasper under the watch of Pyramid Mountain.