A EMD quartet leads 144 ore loads down from the U.S. Steel Minntac mine ( barely visible behind the trees) on the CN Minntac Sub. for the CN Missabe Sub then onto the CN Iron Range Sub and eventua... (more)
CN 30 (GE 70 tonner) is preserved at Exporail, but unlikely to ever run again. Behind it is VIA 6309.
Early morning 451 passes the site of the long-gone Mallard Siding, where in the early days the railroad would park bulkhead flat cars for tanning bark loading over the winter and into the spring. ... (more)
CN Q12031 01 pass on north track on the CN Saint-Hyacinthe Subdivision beside the CN U71091 01. In background, you can see the Montreal skyline.
CN U71021 02 pass the MP 51 on the CN Saint-Hyacinthe Subdivision beside the AMT Mont-Saint-Hilaire yard. In the left of the picture, there's a commemorative plaque in memory of Paul Davis and Yva... (more)
FPA-4 6764 and RS18 3115 are in charge of this westbound with only a hint of VIA in the consist. The paint's looking a little ratty, but the machinery inside is well maintained by CN shop forces,... (more)
Canadian National train No. 843 snakes along the Thompson River between Spences Bridge and Seddall, British Columbia, on July 16, 2014.
Engineer Rance Grieder brings the Peoria Local into yard limits at ''MI'' as the sun is close to setting on the first day of December. The 2458 might not look good, but she is still pulling freigh... (more)
New 2901 passes recent earth work and new track being installed as part of CN's plan to double track this line in western Duluth.
After loading the train, the crew sits back and enjoys the last rays of sun while they wait for the work block on the Missabe Sub to expire.
162 drops down the Old Fort loops just below Dendron with two Canadian cowl units leading on this beautiful first day of December.
A pair of former DM&IR SD38-2s switch the E Yard at Proctor. Missabe 215 is one of two remaining former DM&IR units still wearing Missabe lettering and paint (SD40-3 403 is the other).
Christmas came early to railfans in western North Carolina on the first day of December. Two Canadian cowl body units lead an eastbound manifest train around the sweeping curve at High Fill in th... (more)
A dirty pair of Dash 8's split the searchlights at Wolf as they head south on the Missabe Sub. for the United Taconite plant with rock.
A pair of Dash 8 CN Anniversary units provide a little color to an otherwise gloomy northern Minnesota November afternoon.