Toronto Yard, ON - Vancouver Coquitlam, BC #103 heads west out of Marathon
CP 2WHB heads east to Heron Bay to perform a few switching moves.
The rail unload train rests in the storage track overnight
After a meet with 112, train 421 gets underway with a mixed bag of power. CP AC4400CW 9805, CP SD70ACU 7037, CP ES44AC's 8850 + 8710, and CP GP38AC 3015..
The westbound track geometry train heads westbound through Marathon.
CP 4WHB backs out of the old siding and into the new siding at Marathon
As if 2020 couldn't get any worse! A large polar vortex is bringing cold arctic air down towards Ontario, Quebec and much of the US North East this weekend. From a nice sunny morning a few hours e... (more)
Calgary Alyth, AB - Montreal Hochelaga, PQ train #118 speeds east with just 77 cars
UP 8747 is the tailend remote on 100-04's train waiting in the siding at Marathon for 113-05's train to arrive.
CP ES44AC 8921 leads 100-04's train into Marathon alongside Lake Superior
CP 100 flies through Marathon with a long train. CP AC4400CWM 8032, 101 platforms, CP AC4400CW 9813, 58 platforms/14 racks, and CP ES44AC 8936 on the tailend
Calgary Alyth, AB - Montreal Hochelaga, PQ #118 flies through the old Marathon West switch. CP AC4400CWM 8134, CP AC4400CW 9636, & CP ES44AC 9361 provide the power.
Vancouver, BC - Toronto, ON stack train #100 takes the siding at Marathon for a huge 3.5 hour hit. They will meet 119, 113, and 101 before finally leaving.
CP ES44AC 8836 + CP AC4400CWM 8001 notch up exiting a 35mph zone and entering a 55mph zone. With 135 cars and 9047' (50mph speed restricted cars) on the drawbar today it would be a stuggle to gain... (more)
CP ES44AC 8717 pulls 100's train past the old west switch of Marathon