BN 1796, former GN 723, a late phase GP9 built in October 1957, was caught resting at Wenatchee, WA, part of a helper set, in early June 1974. This unit seemed to hang around northwest Washington,... (more)
MILW 292, one of Milwaukee Roads large purchase of late phase GP9s for mainline freight service, built in April 1959, idles at Red Wing, MN, reduced to switching and local work by the acquisition ... (more)
VIA's westbound Super Continental takes on water at its station stop and crew change at Boston Bar, BC, after a blizzard hit the Fraser Canyon and greater Vancouver area. Trans Canada Hwy 1 was cl... (more)
VIA's eastbound Super Continental takes on water at its station stop and crew change at Boston Bar, BC, and will soon head east to Lytton and North Kamloops.
As eastbound freight waits to depart Field, BC for its climb over Kicking Horse Pass. No. 5832 displays full candy cane striping, while the second unit, no. 5573 shows off the newer simpler nose s... (more)
A westbound "local" frieght has paused at Mission City, BC before heading into Coquitlam Yard near Vancouver. This train came from North Bend, BC in the Fraser Canyon.
It's blue light hour at Boston Bar, BC and the Super Continental has arrived for its station stop and head end crew change. A CN caboose shows off its markers in the background and two other westb... (more)
One of CP Rail's famous yellow wide vision cabooses brings up the rear of a westbound freight as it rolls by the speeder shed and station in a snow storm on (US) Presidents Day weekend in February... (more)