The morning was pretty cloudy and we were worried that we might have to leave without a decent picture of the Fabyan Trestle Bridge. Luckily it cleared up towards noon, and this container train ca... (more)
Coming from Switzerland, we were kind of expecting the canadian winter to involve more than homeopathic doses of snow. Well, it's still a nice winter scenery.
A Park Car passing an SD40-2. VIA 15 from Halifax (The Ocean) is passing through Southwark Yard in St-Lambert, Qc, passing a stopped rail train (CN 905) which has CN 5366 in the lead. Soon ... (more)
A fitting departure from their home of 59 years finds snow blowing off former Erie Mining F9As 4210 and 4214 as they begin their journey to the Vermilion Valley Railroad in Illinois/Indiana.
CN 908 and 904 are among a group of NF-110 locomotives stored in Clarenville, Newfoundland. They are no longer needed in service as rail traffic on Newfoundland is in serious decline by this time.
CN 8928 is heading into the afternoon sunshine as they pull south along the Mt. Clemens Subdivision in Warren.
A loaded limestone unit train readies for its track warrant north to Fairlane for use on processing taconite .
After waiting for a northbound to clear, the MWF receives signal indication to head south with a nice lash-up of EMD products.
Quite possibly the last train that will ever sit on the siding at S. Hinsdale. This siding was used by the former Missabe to interchange with the former Erie Mining and later LTV Steel Mining Co..... (more)
As of late the CSX Selkirk yard has suffered from some major congestion making scenes like this fairly common. Trains frequently being tied down on any available siding along the Mohawk Sub to wai... (more)
CN 309 at Sainte-Perpétue.
CN 2870 lead CN 309
CN 705 rumbles across the Richelieu River bridge
Loads of raw ore from the T-bird mine make the turn off the north leg at Fairlane as they roll in for processing at United Taconite.
A southbound mixed freight crawls south at 8 mph toward North Hawthorne pulling 9000+ feet of train with just two units online.