UP 5550 on its own this time. CP 143 is starting to leave Dorval with UP 5550 as the sole head end power. KCS 4166 which was trailing it on CP 142 yesterday was used as mid-train DPU on thi... (more)
Differences in AC4400CW's. CN 327 is through Dorval on a gorgeous afternoon with a pair of CSXT AC4400CW's (CSXT 531 & CSXT 106) along with GP9 CN 4102. The leading unit is newer (built in ... (more)
With a pair of ''Red Barn'', CMQ #1 rumbles across the bridge at Eastman on a sunny afternoon. You can also see a part of Mount Orford in background.
White snow and blue skies. The day after a storm dropped 15 cm of snow on Montreal, covered it with rain and then froze it, the sky is blue and the frozen snow really makes everything brigh... (more)
Bringing up the rear of a military move. CP 142 had a cut of militiary equipment at the rear today, with 15 flat cars holding military equipment, 3 empty flat cars and the private ex-CN car... (more)
The UP/KCS duo, back in Montreal for a third time. For the third time in under two weeks, the colourful duo of UP 5550 and KCS 4166 led CP 142 into Montreal. Here it passes through Dorval o... (more)
Enola-Montreal Canadian National 529 is heading north through southen Quebec's farm land.
Canadian Pacific steam was almost gone when I shot this during a water stop on a fantrip from Montreal to Mount Orford. The tank is the common Canadian enclosed type. G5a 4-6-2 1201 was built by ... (more)
A sleet and snow storm batters Canadian National 324 as it cruises south toward Vermont.
New power in the lead. Nearly brand new ET44AC CSXT 3339 leads CN 327 through Dorval after waiting for VIA 50 to pass on the north track. Trailing is an older GE, AC4400CW CSXT 83, which ha... (more)
70-tonner CN 30 is coupled to generator car AMT 603 at Exporail. At lef its VIA 6921.
Snow-covered windshield. Snow has covered the windshield of FP9 VIA 6309, seen outside at Exporail on a frigid afternoon.
Shoving on a monster grain train. CN 8894 shoves on 136 loaded grain cars as a very lengthy CN 874 makes its way through Dorval. Up front are CN 2318 & IC 1028.
Two SD40-2's and a spreader. A pair of CP SD40-2's (CP 5788 & CP 5926) along with spreader CP 402893 are stopped in front of Montreal West station after clearing the Westmount sub. This was... (more)
CN 2289 lead CN 403