M343 hustles north under threatening skies over the former Wisconsin Central main. The train is just a few miles south from the famous Byron Hill and what was the heart of the WC, Fond Du Lac, WI.
Marker light lit. CN B730 has 153 potash loads from Yarbo, Saskatchewan destined for Saint John, New Brunswick as it heads east through Beaconsfield. Power is a trio of GEVO's, with ET44AC ... (more)
CN 516 are serving the aluminium plant in Deschambault
Potash loeads heading east. Potash train CN B730 has 151 loads destined for New Brunswick as it heads east through Pointe-Claire. Heading east at the same time at right is CP 118 on CP's pa... (more)
CN SD50Fs 5415 and 5422 cool their heels at Boston Bar, BC after a President's Day (US) weekend blizzard dumped heavy snow from Vancouver, BC well into the Fraser and Thompson Canyons. Auto traffi... (more)
The L515 local is crossing over Pioneer road in South Fond du Lac. In this shot, its actually shoving towards the left or railroad south to service McNelius Steel on the Larson spur. The locomot... (more)
For something different, to beat the overcast/rainy Sunday, a panning shot of westbound '406'.
On a frigid last day of 2015, two locomotives lead a CN intermodal train into Chicago, passing the old Elgin, Joliet and Eastern yard in West Chicago.
CN ET44ACs 3046 and 3009 hang tough with Q119's train as a large grass fire ahead burns wildly near the small village of Duffield.
Another hard to catch job is the R944 local that runs out to Pelron in Lyons on the old Chicago & Illinois Western Ry. The one other time I ran into this job was maybe 7-8 years ago with a pair of... (more)
With their work in the yard finished, a southbound train of taconite pellets begins the journey south to Pittsburgh over the former Bessemer and Lake Erie.
The other side of the bridge. I've shot CN 149 in the Port of Montreal on the other side of this bridge over the Lachine Canal quite often during the past 6 months, but when the days are as... (more)
Brand new CN ET44AC 3061 idles on the fuel pad at EIT waiting for a new crew.
CN C40-8W 2148 and C40-8M 2414 stand guard at the west end of the ever growing deadline at Edmonton's Walker Yard LRC. Behind the 2148 are two LNG fuel tenders.
Brand new CN ET44AC 3051 brings train M317 through East Junction, while M314's train can be seen in the background rounding the east leg of the wye heading from the Vegreville Sub and onto the Wai... (more)