Running an abysmal 20h15 late, Toronto-Vancouver train #1 finally shows up in Jasper.
VIA 601 from Montreal to Jonquière is crossing the Ste Ursule trestle (1135 feet long and 185 feet high) with rushing water from the Maskinongé River in the foreground. Usually, that train is com... (more)
VIA 83 rockets through Aldershot with a classic yellow 6451 on the point.
A young lass cleans the windshield of this F40PH at Jasper in an era before wearing PPE was common. She is certainly no aged CN machinist...
The eastbound "Canadian" makes a station stop in downtown Hornepayne, ON.
VIA #2 makes its station stop at Saskatoon, taking on passengers, fuel and water.
The Eastbound Canadian approaches Wagaming
The westbound Ocean, VIA train 15, departs Halifax with a trio of F40PH-2Ds up front followed by 18 Renaissance cars and one stainless steel Park Car.
The eastbound Canadian sends a chill down my spine as it approaches at 70mph kicking up a fresh dusting of snow.
The westbound Ocean, VIA train 15, departs Halifax with a trio of units up front followed by 18 Renaissance cars and one stainless steel Park Car.
Combined VIA train 600/604, from Jonquière (unit 6451) and Senneterre (unit 6410), is heading to Montreal.
VIA 6451 is about to make its station stop at Dorval.
VIA 83 rockets out of Aldershot with a yellow-painted F40PH-2 in the lead.
Over the canal. VIA 6451 heads south out of Montreal's Central Station with VIA 6451 leading. It is crossing over the Lachine Canal.
Yep, this is Canada alright. Although the BNSF locomotives might mark this as a shot taken in the U.S., the presence of VIA 6451 at left (leading VIA 64 to its station stop at Dorval... (more)