A Rick Schonfelder original Kodachrome slide from my collection.
Eighteen thousand horsepower from three GF6Cs take an AAR Lubrication Test Vehicle (measuring track friction) across the Murray River Bridge just west of Tumbler Ridge townsite.
A pair of GF6Cs assist a CN-powered coal train at MP 53.4 on BC Rail's Tumbler Ridge Subdivision. 7 miles west of Tumbler Ridge.
An empty coal train crosses Boulder Creek (MP20) on BC Rail's Tumbler Ridge Sub. I remember watching this train go by--and cannot remember hearing any sound except the rumble of freight cars.
A BC Rail coal train with CN SD50F 5434 in the lead stops alongside a pair of BCR GF6C electric helpers at Table on BC Rail's Tumbler Subdivision. Early on, it was found that the electrics weren't... (more)
These units were fairly new when this photo was taken. This electric operation has come and gone.
Lone survior of BC Rails Electric Locomotives