CN "Rock Job" U700 overtakes a parked CN 5690 at South Duplainville. Just ahead is the Duplainville diamond where CN's Waukesha Sub crosses Canadian Pacific's Watertown Sub.
The sun finds a opening in the lake effect clouds long enough to light up the scene as a 3 pack of WC 45's speed west with an empty sulfur train on the ex-NKP.
This ex. Burlington Northern locomotive is now all but a distant memory.
Back in the day when WC's actually still roamed free, Wisconsin Central SD45 6497 leads A442, another long gone train symbol, southbound on the former WC Waukesha Sub.
Under a breathtaking moon lit sky, back in the day when WC's actually still roamed free, Wisconsin Central SD45 6497 leads A442, another long gone train symbol, southbound on the former WC Waukesh... (more)
WC 6497 leads 390 through Hamilton West after meeting VIA 73 moments earlier. Fall colours are really starting to show at Bayview!
CN 390 is led by the last WC 6400 series unit with GTW 5949 trailing.
Ok, so actually its CN A453, but with a beautiful consist and day like this, who's to say this wasnt July 18, 1999? Might be my last pair of SD45's, what a finale!
One of the last few WC SD45s is caught here on the point of a CN manifest. This engine was retired 6 days later. There are 9 WC SD45s left in service now, and I believe this is my last shot of o... (more)
Train 917 spotting cars at Parkland
The "Rock Job" prepares to head south from the Vulcan Materials quarry in Sussex on the Chicago Sub.
Wisconsin Central SD45 stands alone, waiting for an assignment.
CN Southbound Freight Train battling up Byron Hill in Wisconsin with a pair of WC SD45'S for power
A rare set of four WC SD45s leave New Brighton MN
A pair of WC 45's bring empty stone hoppers back to Delphi, IN.