First snowstorm of the year. On the morning that Montreal got its first snowstorm of the year, CN 149 is leaving the Port of Montreal wtih BCOL 4626, CN 2648 and CN 2590 for power.
In the US it's Amtrak's first day, but in Canada, Canadian National's passenger fleet rolls on as before. An MLW FPA4 and its B-unit mate accelerate away from the stop at Dorval, Quebec, on the po... (more)
CN's new leasers. CN 878's light power is leaving the Port of Montreal with CREX 1506 leading IC 2698 and CN 2260 as they cross the canal after leaving most of their train in the port (some... (more)
From basin level. If I took this shot during the summer I'd be close to my shoulders in water, but with the Peel Basin mostly drained for the winter I was able to walk out into the basin an... (more)
In the last rays of the day, CN 121 passed Montmagny
On a cloudless morning, CN 149 is leaving the Port of Montreal with three AC units (CN 2908, CN 8100 & CN 2967) arranged elephant style. If CN 149 is on time (which it usually is), this angle is o... (more)
CN 2321 lead CN 474
Amtrak's Adirondack is leaving CN's St-Hyacinthe Sub and taking the the Rouses Point Sub as it crosses over Route 116. In the background is Southwark Yard, including CN 9576, which is switc... (more)
Detour move. Due to a derailment on their bridge between Terrebonne and Laval, the Quebec Gatineau Railway has been running detour trains on CN's main line between Montreal and Quebec City.... (more)
Detouring on CN exceptionally because of a derailment on the QGRY bridge that links Laval and Terrebonne, detour move F901 is entering the south shore of Quebec city as it comes off the Quebec Bri... (more)
The old EMD GP40-2L(W), built in 1976, sits under the stars until the next run on the work train.
Unit train over the river. CP 651 with a unit train of empty ethanol tank cars from Albany is crossing the St. Lawrence River onto the island of Montreal a bit over an hour after sunrise wi... (more)
A QGRY train is exceptionally detouring over the South shore as CN 901
Brand new unit second out. CN 149 is leaving the Port of Montreal with brand new ES44AC CN 2986 trailing. Leading is an ES44AC built in 2015, CN 2971.
A pair of vintage CN boxcab electrics have assisted a VIA train on the "underground" portion of its departure from Montreal. The train is stopping to remove the electrics and send the F... (more)