Woodchip train. NECR 500 has NECR 3039 (ex-CN 9465) leading as it heads south through St. Albans with 21 loaded woodchip cars. The train goes from Swanton to a powerplant in Burlington.
On a pleasant September afternoon, a pair of GP40-2L(W) leans into a curve as it leads St Albans-Montreal manifest Canadian National 323.
On a gorgeous September afternoon, Canadian National 323 with a pair of GP40-2L(W) crosses the Richelieu River as it skirts the Canada-U.S border.
CN GP40-2L(W) 9418 and GP9RM 7071 lead the Valleyfield local into Coteau.
CN GP40-2L(W) 9418 and GP38-2 4703 back onto the Kingston Sub with CN 589.
GP40-2LW 9673 and 9639 approach the signal at mile 125.5 on the Kingston Sub as they make a light engine move from the Ultramar Terminal in Maitland to the yard in Brockville.
A very late CN 430 with CN 9416 & CN 8850 is just exiting Taschereau Yard in Lachine, Quebec.
A very late CN 430 pass the CN Southwark Yard on north track at MP 68 Saint-Hyacinthe Subdivision.
Beside the Lachine Canal, a local switcher rolls on the east side canal bank branch.
5 geeps? CN 527 had 'em. Until spring 2014 when it started running with 2-3 six-axle units, CN 527 (transfer from Southwark yard in St-Lambert to Taschereau yard in Montreal and return) usu... (more)
Details of a classy long hood. Here is a broadside of VTR 311 showing the gold-painted trucks, Operation Lifesaver markings and the 50th anniversary of the Vermont Rail System markings. It ... (more)
An orange GP40-2L(W) . The day before Glory Days Festival at White River Junction, NECR 3015 is sitting in front of the depot. This was not the only ex-CN GP40-2L(W) attending as more)
Ex-CN GP40-2L(W)'s near and far. At right is VTR 311, at one end of what will be the excursion train for the Glory Days Festival in White River Junction the following day. In the distance a... (more)
Pure class. With the help of night shoot expert Marc Caya and his flashes I was able to capture specially painted VTR 311 ... (more)
Before being repainted. On the way back from visiting the Conway Scenic Railroad I stopped for lunch in Barre, Vermont. I ran into this tiny, overgrown yard, complete with an ex-CN GP40-2L(... (more)