With only 2 out of the 6 units providing the power, Chicago to Montreal Train 148 descends the hill by the beautiful autumn colours.
In glorious morning sunshine, we get a view from two different manufactures. The London built GP9 is still soldering on living a second life on the Ontario Southland Railway, the Montreal built RS... (more)
After working the Lower Yard, 8235 North is on the move towards the industrial end of Guelph.
With fall in the air, QGRY 2008 adds some orange colour to the surrounding colourful foliage. 580 is seen heading back to XV yard after working Traxxside further up the track. The crew will gather... (more)
This afternoon has OSR running an extra to play catch up after a very hard week on the GJR. 1591 South has just past Corwhin with 4 loaded lube oil cars from PDI Liquid. Easy work for this lone ac... (more)
An EMD MU cover on a MLW RS23 ? Sure is..
On borrowed time CP T69, the London Pickup job splits the searchlight signals at mile 48 of the Galt Sub with 21 cars from the OSR at Guelph Junction. New signals (out of sight) have began ... (more)
Rush hour in the city begins to wind down on this warm evening, meanwhile on Dundas St. West, a westbound CLRV trudges past fighting the constant barrage of cars.
A rocket and a pup This coupled up duo rests on the water track after a day of switching industries in downtown Guelph. For switching purposes, I prefer the RS23's very responsive throttle... (more)
A pair of rent a wrecks lead the Herzog Ballast Train from Sudbury, Ontario. Both CEFX units were from the INRD and are being used as HPH payment to the CPR. Nice to hear some 16-645E3's once agai... (more)
No shortage of horsepower here, 6,000 ponies are galloping on the Galt Sub as the London Pickup head west through Puslinch.
The late evening roadswitcher out off Agincourt trundles up the MacTier Sub with a short train in tow.
Work Horses While the ol' CPR has no more GP9u's on the roster, some have found new homes elsewhere, OSR sports 4 of these beauties on the roster, 2 at the Guelph Junction Railway Division ... (more)
Oil before breakfest A CSX oil train K140-26 from the BNSF in Chicago races through Deshler in nice morning sunlight.
Progress takes another victim, a pair of CPL's lay on the ballast in Deshler. As you can see, parts have been already stripped off so far, meanwhile a pair of YN2 AC4400CW's lead an eastbound stac... (more)