Coasting down the east side of the Selkirks, coal empty CP 5813 East has an easy time of it as they cross Stoney Creek bridge. Employees in both cab windows seem
intent to stare down the 325-ft... (more)
These two have seen better days.
Minnesota City - Huron Manifest Train passes the elevator in Lewiston on its trip west.
Scenery like this is why I never want to leave the upper Midwest and the Mississippi River Valley. Truely God's country!
The knowledge that a crew would be on duty for this train around 1230 was all the incentive I needed to skip out of work for the afternoon. The CP crew parked the train earlier in the morning at ... (more)
After bringing its cars to the River Yard in Bethlehem, the power off of NS HA-23 runs light over to CP JU and is about to set their engines on the Freemansburg Industrial Track. Normally this tr... (more)
CP 5813 makes light work of the 592, just north of Alexandria.
Nice lashup leads 222 out of Thunder Bay at sunrise.
Typical CP power Gevo's Ac4400cws sd40-2s and gp38-2s. CP has two gp9u's but they are doing the yard work as always.