Three GMD's on CN 527. CN 527 has an SD70M-2 leading a pair of GP9's (CN 8935, CN 4140 & CN 7224) as it heads west towards Taschereau Yard on the transfer track.
CN SD70M-2 8817 departs Joliet Yard with a eastbound stack train, passing through the East Joliet plant.
Battling the ongoing effort to keep the Canadian National route through White Canyon open is a work train passing through multiple rockslde sheds between Morris and Lasha, British Columbia. This s... (more)
One of the few CN units that sport blue paint the former LMS 730 leads northbound Q268 on the LIRC for Indianapolis.
Seen here working in early morning mist and frost conditions is Canadian National 324 with few months old ET44AC Tier-4 #3000.
Past Port of Montreal security. CN 149 has just left Port of Montreal trackage and is on the CN Wharf Spur as it passes a crossing that is flagged by a Port of Montreal employee. The Port o... (more)
After meeting northbound manifest A419 at North Darling, CN southbound grain train G888 makes it's way down the former Illinois Central mainline, as it maneuvers through the curve at Hinchcliff.
Revisiting the never-ending backlog of shots I didn't post the first time around, I found two angles of this train, one with the cars and one without...somehow, the frame of the engines backing do... (more)
A geep-led transfer. CN 4808, CN 276 & CN 7275 lead a transfer consisting of grain cars east on CN's Montreal Sub.
As the first snow flurries fell, daily manifest Canadian National 323 is rounding a curve at St Jean.
CN 4132 returning north with one tank from Stepan Chemical in Longford Mills.
Eastbound NS 285 crosses from the Illinois to the Louisville
Division as it passes the signal at Tatem with a CN leader.
Roaring by at 60 MPH. CN 2663 & CN 2538 roar by on the single track CN Drummondville sub with CN 401 in tow. The next detector would say the train had 598 axles and was doing a cool 60 mph.... (more)
A rare leader these days.... and unwanted by the crew. Most of CN's ex-Oakway SD60's are in storage, so I was very surprised to see one leading CN 149 this morning. Apparently the crew was ... (more)
Some surveyors keep a close eye on this train as it climbs the new double track on Steelton Hill. The main adjacent to the train is brand newly in service, I think less than 5 days at this point.