VIA 72 rolls into Woodstock Station which is less than a hundred yards behind the photographer.
CN 8897 passes work equipment sitting on the siding at Woodstock.
VIA 73 arrives at Woodstock Station while MOW employees refuel and reload equipment sitting in the siding. The equipment is used at night when there is less disruption to rail operations, such as ... (more)
CN 5603 leads 382 through Woodstock.
VIA 80 rolls through the curve with a station stop at Woodstock only a few miles ahead.
Lots to see in Woodstock today with L393 running multis for Beachville passing MOW equipment on the siding. Crews are refueling and reloading the equipment. Also note the three decorated boxcars i... (more)
CN 332 passes through Woodstock with some MOW equipment on the siding for the daylight hours.
A rare daylight roadrailer passes maintenance equipment at speed.
A CN MOW employee loads up a spike machine with a magnet on a boom. The equipment operates at night and is reloaded with spikes, grease and fuel during the day.
A435 with traffic for London East shuffles through Woodstock with CN 2339, CN 2580 and CN 5437 ex GMTX 9087.
Sitting on the west leg of the wye is the yard engine assigned to Woodstock. Not only is this engine now long gone but so is the wye and spur that still continued north a short distance at the tim... (more)
The OSR Woodstock Job builds its air at Coakley after lifting autos out of the siding at W Coak. From here they will head west back into the yard at Woodstock.
After picking up a string of autoracks east of their yard, the OSR is ready to proceed back west.
After exchanging cars in Woodstock yard with the CP the Cami turn returns west right in the line of perfect evening light.
OSR 503 hauls its train of mostly autoracks towards Ingersoll, Ontario.