VIA Rail FPA4 6783 has recently arrived in Brockville, Ontario with a train from Ottawa. Its consist was combined with a train that arrived from Montreal , and is now on its way to Toronto. Now th... (more)
Wearing an early VIA paint scheme with a CN wet noodle on the nose, VIA Rail FPA4 6778 teams with FPB4 6864 to get in position to await a westbound arrival at Brockville, Ontario.
An eastbound VIA train has made its station stop at Brockville, Ontario. It looks like the front of the train will continue to Ottawa, and the FPA4 on the siding will couple to cars left on the ma... (more)
After dropping Ottawa coaches on the station siding, the Montreal section of the eastbound train accel... (more)
Over the years, I witnessed several different ways to split a train into Montreal and Ottawa sections when it arrived at Brockville, Ontario from Toronto. Here, the first three coaches are being s... (more)
A friendly CN employee gives me his gloves to pose for a photograph on CN RS18 #3110. R.T. Steinbrenner Photo
Twelve thousand horsepower of GM 40-series diesels roll a westbound Canadian National manifest through Brockville, Ontario. Assisting the lead SD40 are three GP40-2W’s.
A Canadian National van punctuates an eastbound train at Brockville, Ontario.
A Toronto-bound train from Montreal backs off of the CN main line at Brockville, Ontario. It is coupling to the Ottawa section, which has arrived on the CP branch from Smiths Falls.
One of the largely unseen aspects of the consolidation/separation of Ottawa and Montreal sections of trains to/from Toronto was the turning of the power that arrived from Ottawa on the CP branch f... (more)
Rolling through Brockville, Ontario, a westbound VIA Rail train approaches the Stewart Boulevard bridge.
A westbound VIA rail train rolls through Brockville, Ontario. I believe that this was a Montreal – Toronto Rapido, a limited train that did not stop in Brockville.
Westbound Lakeshore Convergence (5)
In the finale to this series, Via Rail Train 44 has departedt ... (more)
Westbound Lakeshore Convergence (4)
After making its station stop at Brockville, Ontario, VIA Rail... (more)
Westbound Lakeshore Convergence (3)
After the combined westbound Lakeshore, VIA Rail Trains 53 and 43, Railroad: VIA RailLocomotive: MLW FPA4Location: Brockville, Ontario, CanadaLocomotive #: VIA 6770Train ID: VIA 44/54Photo Date: July 28, 1980