LLPX 2221 and RLK 3410 spend the afternoon with Jordan Spreader RLK 0001 plowing and spreading the OVR yard as a snow storm starts to blow in from the south bringing strong winds, lots of snow and... (more)
Former CN GP40-2L(W) 3029 and GP38-2 2054 with retired Ontario Northland FP7u 2002 in the yard at North Bay.
Ottawa Valley Railway SD40-2s 3409 and 3410 make a light engine move at North Bay.
Because the trips made by the Ottawa Valley railway are infrequent I asked at the main offices when they had trains running. I was told that this was heading East with almost 100 oil cars that mo... (more)
Once the locomotives got moving I chased them all the way to Sudbury which was the destination of the train. Seen here entering Greater Sudbury
It is early morning. I am ready to chase a train, the locomotives are not. It will be another 2 hours before they start moving
The Ottawa Valley Railway was busy in the North Bay yard spreading the snow and clearing the tracks. They are seen here spreading the last few tracks while pulling a cut of cars out of the way
The Ottawa Valley Railway was busy in the North Bay yard spreading the snow and clearing the tracks behind the ONR main Office utilizing RLK GP38-2 2054 and pushing their Jordan Spreader OVR 0001 ... (more)
Westbound Ottawa Valley Railway 431 to Sudbury Ontario crosses Nova Beaucage road at Mile 6 of the Cartier Subdivision which used to be owned and operated by CP years ago. The line is now operated... (more)
OVR 430 with a recently acquired and repainted pair of SD40-2s trundle through the outskirts of Sturgeon Falls with 48 cars for interchange with CP in Sudbury.
A snow shower is going to blot out the sun as these pair of SD40-2's tick over in the yard
The OVR Grimmer heads eastbound out of North Bay for Temiskaming Quebec passing under the CN Newmarket Subdivision
RLK SD40-2 3409 sits at the OVR Shops in the waterfront sun in what used to be a busy CP Yard just 10 years ago. CP left the North Bay area to the OVR around 2009.
OVR 430-05 with a pair of recently repainted and refurbished SD40-2s roll through Wahnapitae, Ontario with 87 cars for North Bay.
Recent additions to the Ottawa Valley Railway roster include SD40-2s RLK 3409 and 3410, pictured here crossing over to the north track at CP Moonlight after departing Sudbury Yard with 50 cars. Th... (more)