CN C44-9W 2655 leads CN M311 (Symington Yard Winnipeg, MB - Thornton Yard Vancouver, BC) at Carvel, Alberta on a sunny afternoon.
CN SD70M-2 8889 & BCOL C44-9WL 4643 leads CN Q119 (Chicago, IL - Vancouver, BC). Shot at Carvel, Alberta.
CN L501 passes through the sleepy town of Imlay City, Michigan on the CN Flint Sub on its way to Battle Creek. The frames are destined for the GM plant in Flint.
A close-up nose view of Canadian National #3254 a 1917 built Mikado class 4-8-2 sits inside the roundhouse at Steamtown National Historic Site in Scranton, PA.
Canadian National #3254 a 1917 built Mikado class 4-8-2 sits inside the roundhouse at Steamtown National Historic Site in Scranton, PA. With a little imagination (minus the info sign and modern fi... (more)
With downtown Dyersville done, the L565 local heads west with the next stop in 3 miles at the Big River Ethanol Plant. Here the job crosses the North Fork of the Maquoketa River. The beautiful Bas... (more)
A bird-eyes view around the CN Woodcrest Shops. There is a deadline of SD60's north of the shops, but these 2 units are sitting out back. Also the natural gas flat cars are here OOS. Lots of power... (more)
"Lots of color" has been a common theme all winter so far for the CN in Iowa. Seeing CN power some weeks is almost non-existence with the on going power shortage. Here the daily Waterloo... (more)
Daily Kirk Yard to Waterloo manifest train heads into the siding at Jesup to meet its counterpart. When the trains are on time 338 doesn't normally meet yesterday's 337 east of Waterloo. 338 will ... (more)
Snow hasn't stay around Iowa much this winter. Matter of fact the CN hasn't even thought about snow plows this winter. Few snow storms like this one dump have dumped a few inches and then it disap... (more)
Portland & Western 663 meets empty CN Oil. CN has been running weekly oil trains to Willbridge Yard with all CN power. An article in NPR suggests that the strategy of shipping out of Portland and ... (more)
CN 1382 is resting at Exporail, with a blue flag ahead of it.
By the light of the moon. Missabe Road era signals still guard movements along the CN Iron Range Sub. For how much longer?
After dropping rail along the CN Iron Range sub, CN 2038 is now tied down in the yard at Virginia, MN where it will spend the night.
A CN "Draper Taper" in the CN North America scheme leads BNSF 6659 and CSX 314 plus a buffer and ethanol empties WB down CSX's Mohawk Sub. They are passing under the Rt. 30 overpass in d... (more)