Biweekly Toronto MacMillan, ON - Winnipeg Symington, MB manifest/local 313 pulls into track one at Armstrong and will double to track two for the night waiting crews. This train works all the yard... (more)
Hood up, broke down! Don't worry we have a TOP "track occupancy permit" on the main and are boosting the weed spray train after it sat for three days in the yard. We finally got it going... (more)
CN Q115 changes crews at Armstrong as the TEST train rests in track four for the night
The Caramat Sub geometry train has just arrived into town after testing the main and most of the sidings on the 243.8 subdivision. They have just reversed into the siding and tied up in track four... (more)
With no VIA service until the fall due to COVID-19 an equipment move from Vancouver, BC - Toronto, ON took place moving equipment apparently for rebuild ; 6453, 6456, 6459, 8118, 8714, 8613, 8105,... (more)
CN ET44AC's 3177 + 3294, GP40-2W 9676, + IC C40-8W 2456 depart Armstrong in last light. The two trailers are enroute to Sudbury/Capreol to be stored with the covid 19 pandemic. With so many new GE... (more)
After a quick crew change and cleaning of the locomotive; Winnipeg Symington, MB - Toronto MacMillan, ON freight 318 is on its way East.
After a quick crew change, twice weekly Montreal Taschereau, PQ - Vancouver Roberts Bank, BC Q109 departs Armstrong onto the Allanwater Sub
Winnipeg Symington, MB - Toronto BIT, ON stacker Q114 eases of the Allanwater Sub and into Armstrong for a crew change.
CN ES44AC 2991 + EMDX SD70ACe-T4 7202 bring 114's train into Armstrong for a crew change
U266's tailend DP rests on the main alongside a very clean Armstrong Yard
I am not sure whats more classic; the DP or the dish? Fairlight, SK - Montreal Monterm, PQ grain loads depart Armstrong
CN M303 arrives at Armstrong with a classic leader
Tough times ahead? This will be a November to remember on Canadian National; with an announcement of upwards to 1600 layoffs, parking locomotives and rolling stock and then a major labour strike. ... (more)
CN ET44AC 3219 + UP SD70ACE 8375 ease into Armstrong for a crew change with a Prince Rupert - Montreal stack train