Trackside Treasure: Portage Flyer passengers focus their attention on the train as they stretch their legs on the station platform in the background while we focus ours on this odd little h... (more)
553 shuffles tankers from the Clarkson PetroCanada refinery in the yard while a commuter, oblivious to the work going on behind her, heads to stake out her place on the GO Station platform to wait... (more)
In almost a year since I was last up the CN Tower, significant changes are apparent to the TRHA's Toronto Railway Heritage Centre at the old CP John Street Roundhouse below. The roof has been fixe... (more)
The Schnabel is loaded and just about ready to roll.
Massive upgrades to CN's Newmarket Sub have brought all kinds of different equipment to the area recently. This Peterbilt Brandt RTL (Road Transferable Locomotive) along with a Mack have been busy... (more)
The Guelph Junction Express rings in the New Year with fireworks, champagne and snow. I have to admit I've seen fireworks in winter before but not in a snowstorm. I really liked the way they lit u... (more)
An artistic representation of an SD70I adorns the side of CN 2115, along with sister 2113 one of two ex-UP C40-8s to wear this scheme which celebrates CN's 15 years of privatization. The text in e... (more)
Yesterday it couldn't decide whether to drizzle rain or snow. It finally settled on snow in the early evening which continued off and on until the time of this photo, the resulting wet stuff stick... (more)
CP 7069 is one of the few pieces of equipment not under protective wraps as construction takes place at the TRHA's museum located at the old CP John St. Roundhouse. Shot from just over 1.100 ft th... (more)
What's wrong with this picture? Well if you're a train buff, lots! The good news is that Temiskaming and Northern Ontario 503 is supposed to be moved to the west side of the old CPR Station (now r... (more)
A partial TEE trainset (the locomotive coach had previously been repatriated to Europe) sits derelict near North Bay's Waterfront Park just east of the ex-CP train station (now a museum).
CEBX 800, 36 axle Schnabel Car is stashed at this small chemical plant's loading track until its own load in west Oakville is ready to roll.
After a whistle salute to those waiting below, the Canadian version of the CP Holiday Train pauses briefly over the Seguin River in Parry Sound before making it's stop at Parry Sound Statio... (more)
Breaking Trail. Having picked up a single boxcar at the Panolam plant at Martins, CN 4132 plows up a bit of snow as it gains headroom coming off the plant lead and onto the back track befor... (more)
Derelict on display This poor old girl sits rusting away with moss growing in all the dark places in Algonquin Park's Logging Museum. Look closely and you can see a green spot on the smokeb... (more)