The second to last inbound detour to enter Montreal is crossing the St. Lawrence River. Power is QGRY 3105, CBFX 6028, SLR 3803 & SLR 803.
The last inbound detour? Reports indicate that the washed out SLR bridge at Bromptonville, Qc may reopen within a couple of days, meaning this SLR 393 may be the last detour to enter Montre... (more)
A dog's breakfast lashup. QGRY 6908, QGRY 6904, CBFX 6028 & SLR 3004 in 3 paint schemes lead a 116-car detour SLR 393 past the mostly empty Lasalle Yard on a sunny morning.
SLR 3035, QGRY 6908, QGRY 6904, SLR 3804 & SLR 3004 lead detour SLR 393 onto the island of Montreal the morning after a minor amount of snow fell.
SLR 393 guides passed the husk that was once Boston & Maine F7 4265 in Gorham, NH.
Three four-axle SLR units (SLR 804, SLR 3804 & SLR 3008) and two six-axle QGRY units (QGRY 6904 & QGRY 6908) lead a 106-car detour SLR 393 high over the St. Lawrence River as it approaches the isl... (more)
A 5-pack of SLR power. With five orange SLR units for power (SLR 3004, SLR 3804, SLR 804, SLR 805 & SLR 3805), detour train SLR 393 is crossing the St. Lawrence River on CP's bridge linking... (more)
A mix of NS and G&W power. Detour SLR 393 has just arrived on the island of Montreal with a mix of NS and G&W power: NS 8380, NS 9803, NS 9448, QGRY 3105 & SLR 3035.
Half grey and half orange power. Detour SLR 393 has two grey QGRY SD40-3's (QGRY 6908 & QGRY 6904) sandwiching two orange SLR units (SLR 805 & SLR 3805) as it crosses the St. Lawrence River... (more)
A bridge washout in Quebec has thrown a wrench into operations on the SLR; normally running after dark, train 393 is seen passing the former Grand Trunk section house in Mechanic Falls.
It's kind of complicated. A lot of railways are involved as this SLR detour train has NS power lent to SLR by CN on CP tracks. Here SLR 393 crosses the St. Lawrence River on CP's Adirondack... (more)
Detour coming off the bridge. Detour move SLR 393 is seen arriving on the island of Montreal with flared SLR 3805 leading three other G&W units. This 96-car train has 40 loads and 56 emptie... (more)
Another G&W detour move in Montreal. A few months after sister G&W company QGRY had to detour into Montreal on CN's main line (due to a derailment on their bridge between Terrebonne and Lav... (more)
Quebec Gatineau GP 40-2 3105 leads SLR 393 through this classic New England autumn scene in Gorham, NH at 22:55. Here's to night photography, with one train each way weeknights only, bringing this... (more)
A riverside property near Windsor offers a commanding view of the St. Francis River as SLQ 393, heavy with products from Maine, makes its way towards Richmond.