Smoke from CN 2320. A later than usual CN 372 passes through Dorval with CN 2320 and CN 5689 at the head end and CN 8935 as the DPU during a brief sunny spell.
A shiny leader. CN 368 has shiny ES44AC CN 2918 leading as it passes the speed limit signs at Dorval. Operating mid-train is older ES44DC CN 2294.
Not quite a solid stainless steel consist. An LRC first class car mars what otherwise would have been a solid stainless steel consist as VIA 63 backs up to Montreal's Central Station with V... (more)
A 100% Bombardier consist reflected. AMT 809 with Bombardier ALP-45DP AMT 1350 pushing five Bombardier multilevel cars is reflected in the Peel Basin in Montreal on a very hot morning.
VIA 909 reflected in the canal. VIA 909 leads a slightly late VIA 33 from Quebec City over the Lachine Canal. After loading passengers at Montreal's Central Station, the train will back up ... (more)
The Dorion Turn through Pointe-Claire. CP 2250 & CP 2256 lead the Dorion Turn westbound through Pointe-Claire. Behind it is Pointe-Claire Station and way in the distance is Mount-Royal.
Built only 13 years apart. While VIA 6921 at left and the 'John Molson' steam engine at right are from different era's of railroading, they were only built 13 years apart. VIA 6921 was buil... (more)
On a hot afternoon, CN YPCS01 rolls over the Lachine Canal with CN 7031 & CN 7083 leading 10 cars from the Port of Montreal. The CN Wharf Spur is limited to 10 mph, and crosses the Old Port of Mon... (more)
A late CN 430. CN 2288 and CN 2162 exit Taschereau Yard with a short and quite late CN 430 for the Becancour sub. Normally CN 430 would leave the yard in the middle of the night.
F59PH variety. F59PH's in different paint schemes (RBRX 18533 and AMT 526) stop at Dorval Station before continuing eastwards towards downtown Montreal on a snowy day in 2013. Not too long ... (more)
Steam engine now turned The 'John Molson' has just been spun on the ex-CP turntable at Exporail and will soon back out. At right some people enjoy the turntable demonstration. Even more peo... (more)
A 5-unit CN 529. CN 529 has 3 NS & 2 CN units (NS 9571, NS 2538, NS 9634, IC 2714 & CN 8862) as it approaches Turcot West in Montreal.
At the entrance to Exporail. It's hard to miss the entrance to the Canadian Railway Museum , as a steam engine is situated at the edge of the parking lot. The steam engine was built by Bald... (more)
A primer from the August 14 sojourn into the wilderness of northern Quebec on the Arcelor-Mittal Mines Canada (Quebec Cartier Mining). An empty ore train heads north along Petit Lac Manicouagan w... (more)
In front of Hays Station. A Napierville Junction Railway MoW piece of equipment and two CP Century locomotives (M630 CP 4563 & C424 CP 4237) are seen in front of Hays Station at Exporail.