Special train from Senneterre to Amos is ready to depart, in the morning fog, and for the occasion, a dome observation car was brought from Montreal. There are 3 such trains during this summer, ... (more)
CN 575 arriving from Rouyn,the yard master come over to see the enginemen.
Idling in the yard
Senneterre is located about 325 miles northwest of Montréal. The CN (freight) and VIA Rail (passengers) are serving that small community of under 5000 peoples.
6 GP38-2(W) units seen from the yard control tower. Despite its small population (under 5000), Senneterre has an impressive yard, about a mile long and 12 tracks wide.
Mounted on a 1931 flat car.
Rebuilt in 1981 from a 40 feet boxcar
Mfg 1987. Sitting in the yard, waiting for its return trip to Montréal, nearly 12 hours journey.