Not a green to be seen.
My little part of the Great White North made a pathetic attempt to live up to its name yesterday morning which all got washed away by rain. Made another half-hearted try this morning as 4700 worke... (more)
5775's nose glows in the setting sun as it leads train 435 through Oakville Station. Third unit is BC Rail 4619.
Oakville Yard, once a bastion of old GP9s with the occasional GMD1 thrown in for good measure, is seeing some change as there are more GP38-2s these days. 4717 works the west yard lead while 4700 ... (more)
GO's newest cab car (that I'm aware of anyway) leading a westbound passes by the new trackwork for the third main, having just met VIA 76 the tail-end of which can barely be seen pulling into the ... (more)
VIA 83 with filthy-faced 6441 in the lead passes by the new trackwork for the third main being laid approaching Kerr Street. In the foreground a student - having just used the new bridge in the ba... (more)
Extra 2517 East test train had me skunked an hour or so earlier after I chased it out from Burlington West to here when it stopped just shy of this bridge behind some trees, and proceeded to back ... (more)
VIA 912 in charge of VIA 75 accelerates westbound out of Oakville Station - finally getting up enough speed for a bit of zoom-pan motion blur. Taken at 1/20th second, hand held, IS "on" for anyone... (more)
Spidey's just a blur as the F40 he's clinging to screams through Oakville Station, past an SD45D (uh, that's the Volvo...) parked for the night at the west end of the station parking lot.
Heading for Niagara Falls as viewed from the Oakville Station parking lot. The excavator's bucket has been removed and it will be used like this to pre-position the rails for the installation of t... (more)
While some are wont to spend their lives looking for the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow, I'm perfectly satisfied with an old orangey-red bucket or two. 1423 and a couple of friends bask in ... (more)
Old vs new. In the middle of the evening rush a GO equipment move led by an MPI heads back to Toronto for another load while a westbound pushed by an F59PH whizzes into Oakville Station.
Eastbound GO passes through 9th Line just east of Oakville Yard. The dash cam appeared to be pointed directly at me as I shot from the sidewalk on the Royal Windsor Drive overpass.
Westbound VIA departing Oakville