After setting off a dozen multi-levels for interchange with CP at Woodstock Yard, two first generation EMD units coast through the countryside with a single tank car for Ingersoll.
An F-unit coasts through the countryside on the approach to Salford, Ontario where the main shops are located for Ontario Southland Railway.
A pair of first generation EMD units throttle up out of Ingersoll where they just lifted a dozen loaded multi-levels from CAMI.
OSRX 383 and 6508 lead loaded multi-levels along the St. Thomas Subdivision after working CAMI.
The OSR Woodstock Job passes the Beachville Post Office in 'downtown' Beachville, Ontario.
Looking very much like a scene from the past, a pair of ex-CP units on ex-CP rails lead the southbound GJRY train back to Guelph Junction passing over the Eramosa Trestle along the way.
An EMD GP7 of SOO Line origin, and the relatively recently acquired 'Spirit of St. Jacobs' EMD FP9 of CN origin sit outside of the shop at Salford, Ontario on a sunny August morning.
The CAMI job trundles through a cattle pasture on the return to Salford.
Ontario Southland's daily CAMI job has completed its work at West Coakley, and with a pair of venerable ex-CP SW1200s for power, chugs over the Thames River with empties on the return to CAMI.
A few of the OSR's horses sit idle outside the shops in Salford. *Taken on property with full consent from employees*
A crew member observes as the OSR pulls into Beachville where it will setoff a cut of covered hoppers in the siding before continuing to the CAMI Automotive Plant with its head-end autoracks.
A pair of former Canadian Pacific switchers and their single covered hopper power through the countryside of southwestern Ontario on their way to St. Thomas.
Lunch break after a return trip to St. Thomas.
Passing through Ingersoll with a load of multi's for Cami.
It's surreal scenes like these that make chasing the OSR a memorable experience. Heading almost through this family's backyard in rural Ingersoll, paired ex-CP SW1200's 1244 and 1245 head back to ... (more)