CP 8840 - CP 9557 are about to cross HWY 2 west of Woodstock with 87 cars in tow. Ahead they have a meet at Coakley siding with 241.
138 charges hard for Toronto and then Montreal
Now clear of Staines and Toronto Yard, the hogger has this pair of '60s on a relatively short 138 up to track speed.
Wow - sure miss those SOO '60s that were regulars to and from Montreal.
Another day comes to an end
A contrast between the white of winter (we've had about 6 feet so far this year) and the red power of GE; panned for interests sake!
It's 2008. What are the odds of 2 SD40's, both with multi-marks leading a hot train on CP? Good apparently!
One of the dark periods of the day is here and daylight begins to fade as the crossing gate is strung out to protect an on coming freight train that is approaching the crossing from the west, the ... (more)
Heat pours off the units as 138 finishes its lift at Galt
After playing in the mud for a while, 8801 pulls out of Galt Yard while the conductor "looks down" suspiciously at the photographer
The last of the fall colours are still out as 138 starts east.
An array of power muscle eastbound to Toronto, the reason for the foreign power on this train was the HPH being repaid back to CP for the locomotives they used.
4 GE's in 4 different paint schemes lift Toyota's for Western Canada the will br dropped at Lambton Yard. See http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=198183&nseq=1 for another shot later in t... (more)