Borrowed NS power (NS 1094 & NS 9842) is on CN 543 as it enters the Port of Montreal with a 308-axle long baretable move on a snowy afternoon.
Solo SD40-2. With only 49 cars on the drawbar (20 of which will be set off ahead at Coteau before continuing south), CSXT 8135 (an SD40-2 built as LN 8135 in 1981) is barely breaking a swea... (more)
Warbonnet leaser. PRLX 201 (an SD75M built for the ATSF in 1995) is the surprising leader on CN 327 (with CSXT 5323 & CSXT 45 trailing), as these units rarely lead in Canada. Also somewhat ... (more)
Borrowed NS power into the port. Borrowed NS GEVO's NS 7551 & NS 8040 lead CN 543 into the Port of Montreal with baretables as they go over a crossing with newly installed gates. In the bac... (more)
CSX, ex-CSX & CN power. An 85-car CN 327 is crossing the Ottawa River with CSXT 712, ex-CSX unit GECX 7865 & CN 2274 for power.
As RTM 810 is stopped on the south track at Saint-Lambert to detrain some passengers, CN 323 rolls by on north track on its return trip from St. Albans, VT.
Tier 4 credit unit leading. NS 8167 & UP 2555 lead a 58-car CN 529 past a stopped CN 149 at left. CN 149's power has gone into nearby Taschereau Yard to lift cars before continuing west. N... (more)
Older GE's, repainted. Dash8-40CW CSXT 7780 and AC4400CW CSXT 86 are both in CSXT's current paint scheme as they await the call to duty at Beauharnois. Both had been delivered to CSXT in th... (more)
CN 327 is about to cross Ridge road (QM 199.05) at Huntingdon with the usual CSX power.
Grain train spanning the river. Empty grain train CP 351 has a pair of UP units off of CP 650 (UP 5537 & UP 5499) as it crosses the St. Lawrence River towards the island of Montreal a bit o... (more)
NS 7230, an EMD SD70ACu rebuilt from an EMD SD90MAC in October 2017, leads CN L52821 09 as it passes MP 3 of the Montreal Subdivision on the south track.
A late convert. Norfolk Southern (along with CN) was a late convert to AC power. Whereas most Class I's were buying AC power starting during the mid-1990's, NS only bought their first AC un... (more)
CN 327 has repainted AC4400CW CSXT 145 & Dash8-40CW CSXT 7849 for power as it rounds the Valleyfield Sub wye at Coteau before setting and lifting cars and then heading south.
Rebuild leading. Released from the Juniata shops just two months ago (after being rebuilt into an AC44C6M from C40-9 NS 8886), NS 4076 is the leader on a 48-car CN 529. Trailing is NS 9180 ... (more)
UP 7361 & CN 5464 lead a short CN 527 around a curve at Turcot West, on its way to Taschereau Yard.