Shoving on a long potash train. Running for the first time, CN B730 has 153 potash loads from Yarbo, Saskatchewan destined for Saint John, New Brunswick as it leaves Turcot West after getti... (more)
A new potash train in Eastern Canada. Running for the first time, CN B730 has 153 potash loads from Yarbo, Saskatchewan destined for Saint John, New Brunswick as it heads east through Beaco... (more)
In a sweet light, CMQ #1 arrives at Farnham Yard with 45 cars.
CMQ #1 rounds the curve on the CMQ Sherbrooke Subdivision with a pair of former CP SD40-2F ''Red Barn's'' leading 45 cars.
In a sweet light, with a pair of ''Red Barn'' in lead of 45 cars, CMQ #1 rolls beside the Gordon road at Brookport, QC.
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)