The Albion - One of the oldest steam locomotives in Canada, this one built in 1856 to work the coal mines of Pictou County, Nova Scotia.
Many thanks to the wonderful folks at the Museum of In... (more)
In order to get coal from the Pictou mines to market, the General Mining Company constructed the Albion Mines Railway from their works to a point a little below New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, on which ... (more)
Friday afternoon commuter heads out of Gare Central (Central Station) in downtown Montreal, crossing the aging drawbridge over a very frozen Lachine Canal. Enormous grain elevator ghost town in th... (more)
Heading into the yard.
View from the Trackmobile.
CN 8841 leads a colorful mixed freighter around the Pine Orchard curve and up the grade at Vivian Road.
Sister SD70M-2s - CN 8808 and CN 8819 - soar through the Rouge Valley marshlands on CN's York Sub.
CN 8831 powers through the glen on a warm autumn evening.
Don't often see Canadian National teamed with Norfolk Southern (NS 2749) in these parts, so this was a nice surprise.
On a quiet Sunday, CN 2582, CN 5770 (SD75I) and YBU-4m yard slug (#200) power a mixed freight of empty tankers and autoracks down Bayview Avenue. This train is just about to enter the Union Statio... (more)
CN 2662 and workmate power up the grade towards Herald Road crossing with a mixed freight enroute to MacMillan Yard.
YDHR's "backup" locomotive to YDHR 3612 (RS-11) has seen no action this summer, but still stands ready for duty.
CP 5648 and workmate power a full load of mostly autoracks westbound out of the Oshawa GM plant enroute to CP's Agincourt Yard.