pushing past the woodchip pile
Shortly after joining up the siding extension to a 200ft section off the new switch, we clear for the Eastbound Canadian.
The Loram makes its way through Marathon
CP 2816 stops in Marathon to get greased up and take on some passengers to go to the Hemlo Gold Mines for a tour. They crew's are applying grease. She needs a grease job every 50 miles. Was fun to... (more)
CP 103 rolls across the Little Pic River
A long M377 heads through the dip west of Wesco
After meeting with CP #108 at Firehill, CP #105-CP 8636, 9109, 21 h/e autoracks, intermodal-372 axles @ 15:10 passes through the township of Nipigon.
CP 223 twists through the curves at Neys
CP 108 led by a pair of ES44AC's, the leader in Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Paint. Intresting enough, CP 108 passes through Calgary [1988 Winter Olympics] and will terminate in Montreal [1976 Su... (more)
The tie unload machine for the TE 31 & 32 gangs heads to the South leg of the wye to clear for trains.
CP 9011 engineers side
On the payroll; the trains pay my wages.... Hired by CN Engineering; March 15, 2010 (after a layoff from Canac Rail/Marathon Pulp in 03-2009 [plant closure] and just 2 days shy of a year of employ... (more)
CP 208 pulls up to the eastend of Schreiber, I see CN do you?
Detroit Edison coal empties from Midwest Energy