A crowd has gathered near the rear of the CP Holiday Train for the performance that is about to begin, but this future railfan is more interested in checking out what makes it all go.
CP Olympic Spirit Train at Mactier, Ontario in 2008.
The CP Holiday Train makes its stop at MacTier on an ugly November day.
CP 4107 leads the RCP through Mactier yard for a crew change before heading south to Toronto. The special train set was moved from the west in support of CP's sponsorship of the LPGA golf tourname... (more)
CP #110 south glides past us at Highway 612 into Mactier right behind #112.
CP Angus Van #434540 watches the changes going on around Mactier as the Maple St. grade separation project gets underway..
CP SD40-2 #5788 rests the evening away in Mactier Yard on a staged Herzog ballast train. This ole' girl, weathered and venerable, probably has many a story to tell.
CP 9610 sits in an empty Mactier Yard on a warm afternoon after being set out due to a bad order.
On August 6th of 2011, me and my dad chased CP 119 for about 5 miles north of Mactier on the Parry Sound Subdivision. Here we see it race past a sleepy marsh.
Workhorse units CP 5788, 5908 are power for this staged Herzog ballast train in Mactier Yard.
40 mins later, CP 223-25 makes it's move out of the North Yard Switch Mactier with the 8553 in charge. In the lashup four back is STLH-stencilled GP9u 8245. For a Torontonian seeing this unit and... (more)
CP 104 pulls into Mactier on a quiet August afternoon for a new Mactier to Toronto North-ender crew, a relief to the Cartier to Mactier crew.
On static display at Mactier.
The CP Spirit train approaching Mactier.
Westbound pan shot.