Done flagging. After flagging Monk Boulevard, a crewmember is about to climb back onto CN 7075 as the Pointe St-Charles Switcher leaves the Turcot Holding Spur with two boxcars in tow.
CN 5740 & CN 2030 lead CN 368 through Beaconsfield, a welcome respite from the usual 1+1 GEVO's found on this train.
VIA 600 is leaving Rivière-à-Pierre after making its stop at the station, seen in the distance. This train originated in Jonquière in northern Quebec and is bound for Montreal. At Hervey Jct it wi... (more)
Short and fast. CN 327 with CSXT 5338 & CSXT 506 for power has only 41 cars as it speeds west along the Kingston Sub; the hot box detector just east of here clocked the train doing 61 mph.
Loaded ethanol train CP 650 is speeding past the Lasalle Station with CP 8638 & UP 5506 for power a bit before the afternoon commuter rush begins.
GP9's CN 7075 & CN 7226 are crossing the Lachine Canal with 22 grain cars in tow, heading from track 29 to Pointe St-Charles Yard.
An unusual consist. CN 377 always runs with a consist of mixed freight, but today it consisted of 110 autoracks. Power is CN 2693 and ex-SP AC4400CW UP 6284 as it rounds a curve through Bea... (more)
UP power trailing. CN 324 is exiting Taschereau Yard, on its way to St. Albans, Vermont and interchange with the NECR before returning to Montreal as CN 323. Power is CN 2145 leading a pair... (more)
A dog's breakfast lashup. QGRY 6908, QGRY 6904, CBFX 6028 & SLR 3004 in 3 paint schemes lead a 116-car detour SLR 393 past the mostly empty Lasalle Yard on a sunny morning.
The Pointe St-Charles Switcher has GP9's CN 7226 & CN 7075 as it heads west along the frozen Lachine Canal after a crewmember flagged the Charlevoix crossing (by the bridge at right). It just left... (more)
CP 8575 leads loaded ethanol train CP 650 through Beaconsfield. Pushing at the rear is NS 7295 and at left is the parallel CN Kingston Sub.
CN 149 has a trio of older units with CN 2009, IC 1031 & CN 2190 for power as it heads west through Lachine after lifting and rearranging cars at Turcot West.
A leader that pops. CP 8868 must have been repainted or washed recently, as it really pops. Here it leads ethanol train CP 650 through Lasalle, with CP 8528 assiting at the rear.
Multilevel cab car AMT 3012 leads RTM 15 westwards after making its stop at Beaconsfield Station, barely visible in the distance at left. Just to the right of the station is CN 327 on CN's Kingsto... (more)
CN 529 has a paltry 15 cars and NS 9471 & NS 7302 for power as it approaches Turcot West.