In celebration of the sesquicentennial of the founding of the Philadelphia & Reading Railroad, a series of excursions were conducted on various Reading lines. With no serviceable Reading steam loc... (more)
CP AC4400CW 9837, NS SD60M 6783, and operating in DP mode is UP ES44AC 5422 pull a 103 platform #101 west through some fresh snow
George Hart’s ex-Canadian Pacific 4-6-0 most probably spent most of its common carrier life plying branch lines in Canada. It continued in branch line service on ex-CNJ trackage out of Jim Thorpe,... (more)
Vancouver, BC - Toronto, ON priority train #100 pulls through Marathon on a bitterly cold morning
CSX 7385 East, a UP manifest, climbs out of what appears to be a stream bottom as it fights the grade of a fairly steep hogback. No 7385 is an ex-Conrail Dash, as revealed by the rear warning lig... (more)
With the sub zero temps still in place for most of Southern Ontario, I made the drive up to Vaughan to catch a very shiny and rebuilt CP8122 departing with 5,438 ft of train.
Adam Farence Photo.
CP SD60 #6240 along with SOO Line GP38-2 #4410 & BNSF C44-9W #4449 are in charge of Canadian Pacific Local B91 as they head south through Polo, MO. On their way to KCS's Knoche Yard in Kansas City... (more)
Skirting rock cliffs along meandering backwaters of the Columbia River at Radium Hot Springs, British Columbia, is Canadian Pacific’s Golden to Cranbrook wayfreight powered by SD40-2s Nos. 6018 an... (more)
CP 8846 leads a now rather uncommon grain train on the Davenport Sub around the curve at Camanche.
The daily Winnipeg, MB - Toronto, ON pulls hard up the grade at Marathon with a short but heavy train
As a light rain comes down at CP 35, CP 9011 West, a transfer run, gets a light and proceeds into BNSF's Argentine Yard. Meanwhile, an eastbound BNSF stack train departs the yard on Main Two, whil... (more)
A northbound Canadian Pacific coal train rounds a scenic curve at Castledale, British Columbia, on the afternoon of July 17, 2011.