GMD-1 No 51216 shunts empty carriages at Luyano in Havana in 2003. I believe this loco was formerly CN 1181. Are these locos still working in Cuba?
After being sold to a shortline in rural Saskatchewan, CN 1440 sits dead and drained under clear skies. A couple of weeks later it was stripped down for parts/scrapped.
GMD-1 no. 1001 with A-1-A trucks idles at Thornton Yard in Pt. Mann, BC near Vancouver. CN has gotten a lot of miles off these late 50s era workhorses.
A lineup of classic GMD hood units rests in Edmonton, AB, as seen from VIA Rail's Canadian. I believe this was taken while passing through CN's Walker Yard.
Dinosaur 1143 brings a half-dozen cars around the curve just outside the yard at North Dardanelle. The GMD-1 was built in Canada, and spent 40 years there before heading to Arkansas to put in ano... (more)
A Roger Puta Photograph
OPR 1413 is out of the yard as the hard working crew of Oregon's progressive short line do install a new crossing in the Sellwood neighborhood of Portland.
On a typical late winter/early spring day in these parts - warm enough for tees, but gray and damp - a D&R employee enjoys the benefits of one-man operation. After dropping his cut into the D&R/U... (more)
A Roger Puta photograph.
Port Robinson local 562 with 1437 and 7058 double a cut of six boxcars into the yard beside the former Hayes-Dana plant in Thorold, Ontario.
An iconic prairie locomotive, sits on the elevator siding at Gregg Manitoba.
CN 1412, 7075 and 7304 make up this interesting lash up on Oakville - Aldershot CN train 554.
I believe this is former CN 1166. Seen near Havana Central station in 2003. Are these locos still working there?
CN 550 enters the Aldershot yard lead with 90 cars from Hamilton including some new strings of cars from NSC.
The D&R turn is not moving fast, but it is moving. Yeah, this guy will probably make it with time to spare. Unless he trips or blows a hammy or something. But that stuff never happens. Note th... (more)