Destined to St Albans Vermont, a solo GE C40-8W locomotive, brings the southbound Canadian National #324 through southern Quebec farmland.
CN 2848 lead CN 121
A short southbound 402 with SD75I 5694 running long hood forward, near Bathurst, New Brunswick.
CN 120 has a long train (656 axles) and 3 units up front (CN 2857, CN 8835 & CN 8011) and another mid-train (CN 2970) as it crosses the Richelieu River a bit before noon on a cold but sunny mornin... (more)
When the CN Executive Train ran in Iowa in October the CN also had their Geometry Train in the state touring the railroading. I kind of thought it would be cool to get the trains passing since Iow... (more)
Slug first. Slug CN 218 and GP9 CN 7228 have just arrived at Southwark Yard with grain empties from the Port of Montreal.
CN 3089 leads a loaded potash train around the bend at Renforth, nearing Saint John, New Brunswick.
CN 3018 leads stack train Q120, as they head into the sun at East Mines, approaching Debert, Nova Scotia.
CN 2321 lead CN 474
Back and forth. For the second time in about an hour, CN 596 is leaving Southwark Yard for nearby Pointe St-Charles Yard on the other side of the Victoria Bridge as GP9 CN 7228 and slug CN ... (more)
Exactly one year ago, I caught a Canadian National southbound ore train at this same location led by an IC "death star." Today, one year later, I was fortunate enough to catch another s... (more)
Canadian National #324 is heading toward St Albans Vermont under threatening looking skies. CN 5683, IC 1008 are trailing locomotives.
CN 3089 pulls B730 into Courtnay Bay at Saint John, New Brunswick, where it will be yarded. Due to a few derailments over the last month with two previous 730s, they have to break their train up a... (more)
Switching at Southwark. CN 522 with clean zebra-striped CN 9576 puts its train together at Southwark Yard before heading south on the Rouses Point Sub with cars for St-Jean-sur-Richelieu.