Approaching Porter Junction near control point 482 on the Norfolk Southern Chicago Line with a Canadian Pacific SD40-2 leading the way.
It's been a long time since i've seen a CP SD40-2 leading or trailing. I used to see them a lot down on the Colonie Main but they are slowly fading away. But it was really nice to see this K418 wi... (more)
A brief break of early morning sun highlights the colorful CP & DME SD40-2s of this empty ethanol as it approaches CP-SK on the last mile of the River Sub. Interestingly, this power set would b... (more)
The sun has just crested the horizon as CP 5920 leads three DME units past the east end of Puslinch siding.
The conductor of train 640 detrains to reline the switch at Puslinch East just as the sun is beginning to rise.
CP SD40-2s 5920, 5841 and 6608 pick up cars from the east end of CP's Scotford Yard.
A pair of SD40-2's lead an eastbound auto rack train off the Niagara Escarpment.
A pair of SD40-2's lead an eastbound into Milton.
A pair of SD40-2's lead a freight east over the Galt Subdivision with the Niagara Escarpment in the background.
CP 5920 leads a 4-unit set of SD40-2s west toward Saratoga Springs on a beautiful summer afternoon.
First train of the day, and it has EMD's! 636 roars through Winona running right ahead of train 170. This sure was a nice way to start o day of railfanning!
Ethanol loads off the DM&E head east through La Crosse.
CP 5920,5930,5701 have train 482 on a good roll as it passes West Stralak which is a 7796 foot siding pretty much in the middle of nowhere.
CP #5920 is caught just west of Downtown Rochester, MN. Despite the cold, the 2nd unit has its 'AC' on, although the cab is unoccupied. A paper trail, stuck to the 2nd unit's lead truck suggests... (more)