Grain empties from the Port of Thunder Bay are running a few day's late with no available power. They are high balling through Dryden, the mill is shut down for annual maintenance.
Edmonton IMS, AB - Montreal Hochelaga, PQ stack train #118 crosses the CN Rivers Sub
Wilkie, SK - Kansas City, MO oil loads come off the Minnedosa Sub behind a ragged looking AC4400CW
Four years before the end. During the summer of 2014, CP 6249 and CP 6256 lead the westbound Expressway past the advance station sign for Valois. This piggyback service between Toronto and ... (more)
Winnipeg, MB - Toronto Yard, ON freight #420 hustles through Eagle River, about to knock down the home signal at the west switch.
A bright new "Golden Beaver" AC4400CWM rebuild leads train 252 around the curve at the approach to Howard's siding.
CP ES44AC 9359 + CP AC4400CW 9501 (one of few remaining locomotives in dual flags scheme) hustle a shorter but heavy 420 east towards Marathon along the shores of Lake Superior
A second section of 420 with 102 cars, most potash loads pulls up the grade at Marathon. UP 5522 is in DP mode 42 cars back
The westbound geometry train passes through Neys, across The Little Pic River
CP 421 twists through Neys
Southbound CP 8888 passes MP 113 on the Windermere Sub. Almost as photogenic as Mile 113 Laggan Sub.
Note the reversed number boards black on white/white on black. (Some say the numbers are als... (more)
Vancouver Coquitlam, BC - Toronto Yard, ON priority train #100 crosses over the Little Pic River on the North shore of Lake Superior
CP ES44AC's 8779 + 8734 lead a short "holiday monday" 3500T /4800ft #101 across the Little Pic River trestle
The daily Edmonton IMS, AB - Montreal Hochelaga, PQ "everything" train climbs up Neys Hill at a crawl with 9938ft of train