A great lashup before it stopped running. Loaded oil train CN 710 is slowing down for a crew change at Turcot West during the winter of 2015 with a spectacular lashup: CN 2406, BCOL 4624, B... (more)
Not just in Florida anymore. CSXT's 25 ex-EMDX SD70M's were mostly captive to Florida until recently, but can now be found systemwide. Here CSXT 4693 (ex-EMDX 7018) is leading a 103-car CN ... (more)
An unexpected train and an unexpected leader. I was surprised by an eastbound crossing the Richelieu River on CN's St-Hyacinthe Sub not too long after CN 120 passed, it had NS 9512, CN 3080... (more)
Heritage unit in local service in Canada. The PRR heritage unit (NS 8102) came into Montreal on run-through train CN 529 (aka CP 931/NS 31T) and was in use on Montreal-area transfer CN 527 ... (more)
In Canada for the third time. For the third time in a bit over a week, a pair of UP GEVO's (UP 5479 & UP 5481) came into Montreal on CP 142 and left on CP 143. Here CP 143 is passing throug... (more)
Nice breeze coming from the Richelieu River/Lake Champlain on this unseasonably warm day as Canadian National #323 skirts the Canada/U.S border at Lacolle (Cantic)
CN 327 has quite a bit of power, with ET44AC CSX 3265, repainted AC4400CW CSXT 57, SD60 CN 5440 & ES44DC CN 2335 up front as it passes MP 14 of CN's Kingston Sub on a sunny afternoon.
Getting rarer. With an increasing number of CSX locomotives in the YN2 paint scheme being stored, taken off the roster or repainted, it's becoming rarer and rarer to catch a solid YN2 consi... (more)
CP 143 is starting to leave Dorval with UP 5550 as the sole head end unit. KCS 4166 which was trailing it on CP 142 the day before was used as mid-train DPU.
Montreal-Selkirk NY Canadian National #327 is crossing the Beauharnois Canal(St Lawrence Seaway)at Valleyfield Qc
Destined to Montreal, Canadian National #529 sweeps around the curve in front of the old Grand Trunk station on a breezy August afternoon.
Elephant style YN2. CSXT AC4400CW's 405 & 336 are both in the rapidly disappearing YN2 paint scheme and are arranged elephant style as they lead a 60-car CN 327 through Sainte-Anne-de-Belle... (more)
Exiting the yard. CN 528 is exiting Taschereau Yard with 52 cars and a pair of ES44DC's (NS 7687 & NS 7506) as it crosses from the north track to the freight track on CN's Montreal Sub. The... (more)
Bound for Montreal Canadian National #529 is heading north at l'Acadie. The structure in the background is a former Grand Trunk hotel during the steam era. Trailing locomotives are NS 9344 CN 894... (more)
SD40's, rebuilt and not. CN 327 is leaving the island of Montreal as it crosses the Ottawa River with a short train and a pair of EMD units for power. Lead unit CSXT 4067 is a rebuilt SD40-... (more)