By luck of the draw, I was back "home" in Ontario visiting family right around the same time of the last few GEXR trains to run before CN took the line back over a few days later. Here w... (more)
GEXR 431 crests the hill at Acton, ON. as a Dodge Ram paces the train on parallel Ontario Highway 7. Some courageous artist(s) (or vandals depending what side of the spectrum you're on) painted "S... (more)
GEXR 431 crests the grade out of Acton displaying a welcomed SP decal reviving the units history in the final week of GEXR's Guelph Sub operations
With a decent sized train in tow, GEXR SD40-2 3393, GEXR SD40T-2 3054 and GSCX SD40-2 7369 climb out of Acton with train 431-02.
VIA 87 passes Dufferin Acton Quarry on its way to Guelph.
GSCX 7369 leads GEXR 432 through a snow squall with reducing visibility.
With GEXR 9392 in the lead, train 432 races east with interchange traffic for CN from Guelph, Kitchener, Stratford and other points west.
FEC 709 & GATX 7362 lead GEXR 431 through Mile 33.54 of the GEXR Guelph Subdivision.
Regularly scheduled to be a night train, after the crew ran out of time in Mac Yard, the recrew brings 431 over the detector at Mile 37.2, just west of Acton.
Eastbound on Guelph Subdivision east of Acton
A wintry morning in Acton ON.
Via #85 hit this car at a road crossing dragging her over a kilometer down the tracks she was fatally injured
LLPX 2210 works 431 up the hill towards Acton by a gravel quarry.
Almost there! To see more pictures Click Here.
VIA 6422 sitting on dirt mounds after colliding with a truck similar to the one above the unit. To see more pictures Click Here.