Older and rebuilt EMD's. CN 585 passes through Dorval with 62 cars, including 34 TankTrain cars at the rear. Power is CN 9531, a 1975-built GP40-2L(W), with NS 7298 trailing. This latter un... (more)
Preparing for the local run out to Masson after a snowy break over Christmas.
Lease unit trailing. Nearly finished its long journey from the West Coast of Canada, CN 108 passes through Dorval with Canada-only CN 2963 and lease unit GECX 2035 (though it sounds like CN... (more)
Destined to St Albans Vermont, Canadian National No 324 is passing Leduc Farm near the Canada/U.S border. Trailing locomotives are CN 2009 & 8952.
CP had brought all their trains in the area to a stop for a few hours for Christmas Eve/Morning. With that, a "polar vortex" fell on the region totally hampering railway operations. With the mercu... (more)
After the first major snowstorm of the year(On Christmas Day, no less), dumping 20-25cm of goodness, westbound train 406 hits a nice pile of snow at one of the crossings at Hampton, New Brunswick.... (more)
Class leader VIA 900 leads a shorter than usual VIA 63 through St-Henri on Christmas Eve morning.
After the first major snowstorm of the year(On Christmas Day, no less), dumping 20-25cm of goodness, westbound train 406 hits a runty snow pile at the crossing at Passekeag, New Brunswick.
A rare daylight appearance. Normally running into Montreal in the middle of the night for over a year now, CP 253 is seen making a rare daylight run into Montreal on a frigid and windy morn... (more)
Canadian National #528 is racing south toward the United-States at St-Blaise Qc on a cold winter afternoon. Trailing locomotives are CP 8890 & 8846
Meeting of the shortlines GEXR 580 is making another run up the hill after stalling out due to wet rail and heavy tonnage, meanwhile OSR sits on the south industrial waiting their turn.
Leaving Montreal. The Adirondack is leaving Montreal with AMTK 100 leading five Amfleet cars, behind the train is the skyline of downtown Montreal.
Snow-covered power. An extra edition of VIA Rail's Ocean (with an all-stainless steel consist) is passing Montreal's skyline with snow-covered VIA 6431 & VIA 6449 for power.
A snow-covered CN 149 is leaving the Port of Montreal wtih BCOL 4626, CN 2648 and CN 2590 for power.
CP's Edmonton, AB - Montreal, PQ manifest/intermodal train pulls into Marathon