Due to the 3rd and 4th units failing just outside of Vancouver, GTW SD40-2 5937 and CN SD40-2W 5279 were brought out of local service to lead train G834 across the road to Edmonton. This will like... (more)
Switching the Dow Chemicals Plant, now in CN colours, are ex Grand Trunk Western 5937 and ex Wisconsin Central 3027
A loaded potash train comes into Savanna on the BN Aurora Sub. This is a CN haulage train that BN and CN use to run in the 90's before CN gain trackage rights over the WC. The BN and CN ran 4-6 tr... (more)
The local crew out of Ponitac has drawn the GTW 5937 as they spot local industries at Nolan on the Mt. Clemens Subdivision this afternoon, 11-2-14.
Eastbound GT ballast extra on the WC
An eastbound loaded GT ballast extra slips between Wittman Field and Oshkosh Truck on the south side of my hometown. GT 5937 (sporting a fairly fresh paint job) is ex UP 4196, nee MP 3196. I thi... (more)
Eastbound loaded GT ballast extra just south of the swing bridge. GT 5937 (sporting a fairly fresh paint job) is ex UP 4196, nee MP 3196. I think these GT units would've looked nice with a "... (more)
Recently repainted GTW SD40-2 5937 crosses O499's train to the north track at English with CWR for CN's Albreda Sub. The fresh paint sure brightened up a dreary evening.
With only 2 GTW SD40s left (I believe) 391 has an awesome lashup of two fallen flags. Someone might be a railfan inside the CN to lash these two SD40s together. 391 is seen coming of the NS at C... (more)
One of the last GTW blue SD's leads an extra 336 train.
One of the last unrepainted GTW SD40-2 idles away at Graphic Packaging
GTW 5937 has been turned since we saw it at Port Huron and is now facing west and leading #393.
Former UP, nee MP 5937 sits at the engine terminal in Port Huron. This shot was memorable because for some unknown reason I set my camera down on the car roof, forgot about it and then watched it ... (more)
On a quiet Sunday afternoon, 5937 rests near the entrance to Lang Yard, a former Detroit & Toledo Shoreline facility.