CN's infrequent turn to the GM stamping plant in Oshawa, ON does some street running (along with some "front yard running") in one of the more unique Canadian railroading locales.
Blasting on by towards Montreal, CP 40B meets 113 at Oshawa.
A Roger Puta Photograph
CP's weed spray program used to control vegetation on the ballast portion of CP right-of-way. This years train is seen led by a classic GP38-2 in its CP predecessor paint of Delaware and Hudson! O... (more)
After working CN 546 at Oshawa, I decided to venture out to the interchange track where CP 5755 sits silently, her fate sealed with the scrapper at K&K recycling in Pickering. Built in London, Ont... (more)
I had to make a quick stop to the Hopkins overpass at Oshawa/Whitby before its closure due to a GO Transit rail layover facility. Here is a nice three way with CN G87441 23 (Bloom, MB - Limoilou, ... (more)
While we waited for trains to clear before we could head out, CN376 makes an appearance roaring through Oshawa West.
The CP crew and police work to keep everyone back as CP intermodal rips passed at track speed. The CP SD60 on point of stack train is a Ex SOO line.
240 rests in the hole at Oshawa for an over-siding 113.
FPON! UP 5510 is slated to DPU duties on Montreal-Regina train 119 as the crew makes a head end lift at Oshawa.
The spray train rolls through Oshawa with a meet coming up at Darlington with 113.
Tucked away for the morning into track A016 at Oshawa Yard, 4140 and 7046 rest after a hard nights work on 546. The power will be used later on for a beltpack yard job which services GM's Oshawa C... (more)
CN 112 heads eastbound on the Kingston Sub with 122 platforms
CN 308 pulls through Whitby
St. John, NB bound 10,000 ton unit crude oil train blasts through Oshawa with a trio of high horsepower locomotives on the point.