Because of the low sun, the bricks on the old train station really stand out while nose bleeding #66 leading the Adirondack passes by without stopping...
"Nose bleeding" Adirondack is greeted by a freshly mowed green carpet; a day early and it would have been a yellow carpet of dandylions. Old train station is now used as a tourism information cen... (more)
Winter came back with a vengeance yesterday & overnight. As the skies clearing up, CN 323 rolls through the city with a pair of grimey cowl units
Rebuilt and dipped @ MMA's Derby shop, AMT 532 & 530 (trailing) are headed for their new job in Montreal. As a sidenote, in a few weeks from now, this scene won't be possible as the soya field is ... (more)
With all of CN's power being standardized, it's always pleasing to see the two different types of cowl bodies still rolling.
At sunset, Montreal bound CN 324 is lifting tonnage left by MM&A # 810 at the interchange this morning. The third unit is AMT 526 coming back from an overhaul at the Derby Shops in Maine.
MMA 810 coming out of the CN-MMA interchange, back on the main line. Tom is reversing the switch; the abandonned Singer manufacture plant acting as a background.
Two mile posts in the same picture... Rolling on the turning bridge and headed for Iberville to pick up it's train MMA810 will then head back to Farnham.
Braving the wind & blowing snow ashore, I zoomed in on MM&A # 2 as it crosses the steamy Richelieu River on a bitter cold December day.
Frigid temperatures & blowing snow on the bridge this morning as a trio of older GE's accelerates sharply toward Farnham Yard
In the dead of the frigid night sits a dead unit left behind and the dead Singer plant standing silently in the background... Actually, the unit wouldn't load.
CN 324, delivering directly cars to MMA 810; a very rare move...
Wheels are squeeling when entering the Portec spur; especially the curve on the left... Simon is hanging on the railings enjoying the nice weather. Units are # 8541 and 2001.
The "decorated" Great Dome pulled by the Adirondack is speeding thru a harvested soya field... Signs of time, snow has fallen last night.
Amtrak Adirondack with the Great Dome negociates the tight curve as it crawls through the city