I was just a kid and using my father's Voigtlander camera on occasion. We were fortunate to see Rio Grande No.1, the "Royal Gorge", as it made its scheduled stop in the depths of the Ark... (more)
"The Laurentian" passes CPR's Westmount Tower at the entrance to the Glen Yard
The MU hoses are being hooked up after a third PA has been added to the northbound "Laurentian" which soon will be on its way to Montreal.
The northbound "Laurentian" arrives in Rouses Point. A third PA will be added to the consist, Canadian customs officials will board the train, the locomotives will be fueled and watered... (more)
The overnight "Montreal Limited" from New York to Montreal lifts out of CPR's Westmount station for the last two miles of its run to CPR's Windsor Station.
After making its stop at CPR's Montreal West station "The Laurentian" descends the hill to South Jct. The ex- ATSF PA's and DRGW passenger cars had been in service since December 1967.
The overnight "Montreal Limited" from New York is climbing the hill to CPR's Montreal West station. The PA's had been in service for just under four months.
"The Laurentian" has made its station stop at Rouses Point and now races south on the double track that ends at Coopersville.
"The Laurentian" has made its station stop at Rouses Point and now races south, its next stop being Plattsburgh.
The last northbound run of "The Laurentian" climbs the grade from CPR"s Adirondack Junction to Seaway Tower and the twin lift bridges over the St. Lawrence Seaway. The operator's j... (more)
"The Laurentian" races south over the Great Chazy River. The previous day's northbound "Laurentian" had a third PA added to it in Rouses Point before going to Montreal and all... (more)
"The Montreal Limited" passes the home signal on the South Junction Lead approaching CP's Montreal West station. In one week the D&H will stop running passenger trains.
The power from the overnight "Montreal Limited" lays over in the CPR Glen Yard until the evening departure for Albany and New York City. In two more days D&H passenger service will end.... (more)
The CPR Montreal West Tower Operator's view. The commuter rush is over. The Westminster Avenue gates are lowered and the switches lined for "The Laurentian" to cross over from Track 3 ... (more)
On a wintery morning the overnight "Montreal Limited" from New York nears it destination. It has just diverged from CP's Adirondack Sub. and is accelerating up the grade on the South Jc... (more)