Patrons enjoy a leisurely afternoon at a café while CN rolls over the Grand River in the background.
The paint may be in pretty rough shape but an original Chessie GP9 still earning its keep in 2014 is pretty neat.
On June 28, 2014 CN 908 Herzog ballast train had engine problems at Gravenhurst. After a half day of messing around down there they finally set out the majority of the hoppers on the siding there ... (more)
VIA 906 departs from Smiths Falls with Toronto to Ottawa train #64.
CP AC4400CW 9740, UP SD70M 4379 and CEFX AC4400CW 1052 depart from Smiths Falls with CP 143.
CP 9613 departs eastbound from Smiths Falls.
Cold, rainy days in July may indeed be miserable but they do have some redeeming factors. It's nice and cozy in the cab (as opposed to the usual sauna) and the steam hangs around a lot bett... (more)
CP 8567, UP 5316, CP 5866 haul a short 421 west
CN 301 departs the siding at Missonga after a meet with 106. On the headend are several flatcars loaded with rail gang equipment enroute to Edmonton
CN 2822 has the task to haul empty oil cans back for reloading in South Beamer, AB
As new snow begins to fall the plow extra heads west to St. Thomas to reopen the line from the previous night's snow storm.
RLK 1401 sits outside of the Salford shops awaiting its return to freight service.
Even the smallest drift can produce a spectacular impact between plow and snow drift...
CP 434402 sits in the yard at White River in relatively decent cosmetic condition. The caboose is used in MOW service and as a shoving platform.
VIA 6219 and 6105 roll past the bunkhouses at White River where CP crews change off on the White River-Chapleau and White River-Scheiber runs.