Never a shortage of trains along Dayton's Bluff just outside downtown St. Paul, MN and on this Christmas Eve day the power matches the day-- dark, dirty and gloomy.
Canadian Pacific #8799 is the rear DP on a Westbound BNSF loaded Sand train, seen between the sidings of Westwater and Agate.
The daily Edmonton IMS, AB - Montreal Hochelaga, PQ "everything" train climbs up Neys Hill at a crawl with 9938ft of train
Pacing shot in horse country.
The sun is well below the horizon but still lighting up the western sky, providing a striking backdrop for an eastbound Canadian Pacific unit crude oil train heading for a meet at Murray siding ju... (more)
A few miles west of Sudbury at Flanagan, CP 203 waits for 202, who has the main. After 202 clears, the 8799 west has a straight shot to Cartier.
Unmodified and sitting silent in an a the huge shop area. We didn't see anyone about.
A lot of exhaust from these two hard working GEs and a little northwest breeze combine to distort the view of most of this westbound CP train as it approaches Belgrade, Minnesota.
CP 8799 guides 351's grain loads through the lower spiral tunnel on a beautiful afternoon.
CP consist featuring their latest power and an oldie but goodie SOO widecab trailing on today's 497 train...
Slowing down at signal 57-1 for a northbound GO Train at the diamond, CP8799 will disappear into a cloud of white smoke before continuing on.