Those guys on the end of the unit are delegation from the shop. They were going to pull this unit out of the stub track and take it somewhere, I hope to be repaired.
This is a great old-school RS-3. Bulb headlight, footboards and friction bearings, the whole nine yards.
I like the angle, which shows off some of the distinct feautres BC Rail had. Two sets of angled ditchlights, marker lights, cab bell, etc.
This one has had some hard days for a relatively young unit.
BCOL 4617 and 4623 are seen leading train 578 west outside Dawson Creek. - 14/07/2010
Fallen flag BC Rail locomotive arrives at the engine facility for service after coming in on CN A431.
A matched pair of BCOL GEs greet the sunrise as they lead train 568 into Proctor Yard on a frosty morning.
The frames of either 755 or 760 lies in the yard of the BCR Workshops at Squamish in August 1985. Purchased new in 1980, both 755 and 760 were wrecked in June 1984 and were both retired the same y... (more)
719, 757, 806, 728 and RCL688 head north near Clinton? BC, in August 1985.
British Columbia 6-motor Alcos lead an SD40-2 south with a train heavy with the forest products of British Columbia. Cut in about 90 cars back are cabless remote units.
Intermodals about to enter the Victoria bridge. BC 4654 pushing them in DPU mode. Montreal in background.
CN 148 rolls into Bayview behind BCOL 4623 and BCOL 4605.
BCR 605 and 620 run a short southbound freight through Quensel BC in August 1985
On a cold winter's day, a CN move on the IHB heads down the yard lead at Norpaul.
BCOL 4621 is seen leading a rare matching consist of fomer BC Rail C40-8Ms north near Pavillon climbing out of the Fraser River Canyon - 13/07/2010