X371 climbs out of the Humber River valley with 7600 ft of solid auto traffic.
An X348 train advances up to the Rock with a BC Rail "Barn" and a CN/IC "Icon" unit.
CN X371 cruises through Snider, slowing a crew change outside of MacMillan Yard for the trip to Michigan. What a nice surprise to see Eleanor leading. ;-)
Eleanor! If you've seen the movie Gone In 60 Seconds, you'll know what I mean by the name. Anyways, BCOL 4644 is hauling a long stretch of empty racks into the York-Halton Bypass ... (more)
CN 149 heads towards Belleville on track one.
BC Rail's Cariboo Dayliner has arrived at North Vancouver having originated in Lillooet, BC. The train went all the way to Prince George on alternate days. RDC 3 No. 33 is one of Pacific Great Eas... (more)
In the final rays of sunlight, CN train Q14921 29 is westbound with a rather rare British Columbian leader.
CN Q14921 29 races through the grade at Newtonville with a BC Rail leader.
A strange sight to see and the main target of the afternoon was this Chicago-Valley Park westbound on the Union Pacific. A BC Rail Barn and a UP 70M have their relatively short train well in hand ... (more)
BCOL 4604 guides L513 into Proctor Yard.
BCOL C44-9WL 4642 leads a manifest northbound through Crest Hill.
Engineer Rengo leads the L513 towards the Proctor Yard on the code blue morning of 12/31/12.
521 departs Joliet this afternoon with a BC Rail in charge!
Eastbound Ft. Dodge, IA, to Waterloo, IA, local acclerates back up to track speed after pulling out of Williams. Williams is located in central Iowa at MP 341, about 60 miles west of Waterloo.
Eastbound Ft. Dodge, IA, to Waterloo, IA, local rolls across frozen Iowa countryside. Winter has been lite for the most part, but today the temperature at sunrise was -7. That has alot to do why t... (more)