The Super Continental slows as it crosses the Thompson River bridge at Lytton, BC. It will make a stop for passengers at the Lytton depot, then head down the Fraser Canyon to Boston Bar for anothe... (more)
Smoke fills the morning air as engineer Fred Robson notches up his old GMDs, starting the Royal Canadian Pacific train back to home base in Calgary right on time, at 0945 on a gloomy Wednesday.
The westbound Canadian National Super Continental pops out of a tunnel and over Ainslie Creek as it heads along the Fraser River to Boston Bar, BC and on to Vancouver. Note the setout for speeders... (more)
The Super Continental cruises along the Thompson River between Martel siding and Spences Bridge as it heads westbound to Vancouver, BC. Not the former Milwaukee Road Super Dome in the consist.
The Kansas City Southern Belle moves south out of Kansas City on the Pittsburg Sub at South Blue Valley. The train is about to pass under the old Rock Island Bridge. The train is taking executives... (more)
CP 4107 leads a chartered Royal Canadian Pacific train westbound into Boston Bar on CN's Ashcroft Sub.
During my first trip up the Fraser Canyon, we made it as far as North Kamloops. We actually went a bit north along the Thompson River and caught CN's Super Continental coming westbound into town. ... (more)
In late afternoon light, Keokuk Jct.'s F-units have made an unusual trip all the way into La Harpe.
Keokuk Junction FP-9A 1750 crosses Trivoli Road heading Westbound.
A westbound KJRY train with a pair of Fs leading sits tied down in Mapleton waiting for movement the following Monday.
A recent RCP visit to the USA reminded me of the times when the excursions were public and I was able to spend a lot of time chasing them. May have posted tons of shots, but there's always more!
Headed back east to Calgary after a three-day charter to the coast, CP 4107 hauls an empty consist of business cars through Drynoch on the Canadian Pacific's Thompson Sub.
From the endless archive of Canadian wanderings. Could almost leave this as "Oct 2016", the RCP departed the Twin Cities the same week as 261 was steamed up. In this case, the Canadian... (more)
Keokuk Junction Railway FP9 No. 1750 ambles westbound across S. Main Street through Smithfield, Illinois, on April 7, 2016, passing former Smithfield State Bank.
Pan Am's OCS crosses the Hoosic River in Schaghticoke, New York as it approaches Fisherman's Lane on its journey to Mechanicville.