The Canadian Pacific Office Car Special, Inspection Train rockets out of Mechanicville on it's way North.
. Three nicely matched red GP20Cs hustle a CP/D&H D45 local back to Saratoga after meeting a NS 22K at Mechanicville Yard on a cloudy Friday the 13th morning. Earlier the crew made a drop off for... (more)
A Sunday crew shuttles a weekend EDRJ past the CPF470 signals for Coons Crossing on their last leg of the journey to the Rotterdam Branch.
A matched set of former Delaware & Hudson GP's in a faded version of the CP dual flag NAFTA scheme from the 1990's rolls the local turn job back to Saratoga out of Kenwood Yard.
A repainted ex SOO SD60m rolls oil empties down the joint CP-PAS trackage between Mechanicville and CPF 477. The train is headed for Saratoga and Montreal on its way back for more oil loads.
One of the last 2 remaining D&H painted engines leads the Saratoga to Kenwood Yard (Port of Albany) turn job local on it's NB return move. Trailing unit is CP 7311, an ex D&H unit. The 7303 has a ... (more)
The Nickle Plate Road Heritage Unit makes its first visit to New York State leading CP 938. Here's a shot of it at the Tabor Road Curve in Ushers, NY right outside Clifton Park, NY. This is the la... (more)
One buffer car followed by 80 oil empties roll NB (railroad SB) on their way from Kenwood Yard at the Port of Albany, NY to Montreal and eventually the western US for more oil. Trail unit is CP 89... (more)
CP recently started running new unit oil trains between Canada and Albany NY this year with the symbol #696/#697 as well as it current ethanol traffic. Empty oil train #697 charges easily up th... (more)
The annual Toys For Tots train rolls north with a very clean and spruced up D&H leader. The underframe sports a fresh coat of grey. The train is a few miles out of its Mechanicville stop on its wa... (more)
As the temp hits 91, three SD40-2's make a lot of noise and rattle the ground as the engineer notches it up on his way to Saratoga with approx 70 cars out of Kenwood Yard at the Port of Albany. Us... (more)