CN 595 at Mile 138 of the Newmarket Sub with 3 tankers for Stepan Chemicals in Longford Mills. When I heard it coming from Martins I headed down here hoping to catch a nice reflection in the swamp... (more)
Springtime in the Great White North. Today's 451 consist included GP9Rm 4110, a replacement for 4132 which is the normal local power. 4132 has been spotted in the Kingston/Belleville area.
451 approaches Mile 138 of the CN Newmarket Sub with a nice GTW 4927 GP38-2 for a bit of color variation. Only 6400 horses today, but this relatively long train was still moving at a pretty good c... (more)
Smokin' 60! After meeting 451 at Martins 3 miles north 450 heads down the Newmarket Sub at Mile 138, with SD60 5451 in second position spewing out a vapor trail on a frigid morning. Trailin... (more)
Zoom-pan of CN 595, engine 4132 running long hood forward as a light power move. She is approaching CN Newmarket Sub Mile Marker 138 on return from Longford Mills, with freshly-fallen flurries (ho... (more)
CN 451 hits a snowplow ridge on the Old Muskoka Road crossing in Allensville.
4132 kicks up a light drifting of snow crossing Old Muskoka Road in Allensville. Only a few inches had fallen overnight, and 450 had taken care of most of that a couple of hours previously. Luckil... (more)
CN 595 flies south across the Old Muskoka Road in Allensville on its twice-weekly journey from Huntsville to Longford Mills, roughly a 120 mile round trip.
CN 2565 trailing GTW SD40-2 5930 leads a tardy , normally nocturnal 450 down the Newmarket Sub just before 8 AM. Catching a daylight 450 is not super rare, but rare enough that it comes as a welco... (more)
A touch of fall color still clings to the trees as 595 heads south through Allensville on its way to Washago and Longford Mills.
4132 is making good time with 25 empties in tow as CN 595 heads south through Allensville bound for Washago/Longford Mills.
On a blustery day the Tangerine Machine leads the southbound Northlander plus GO cab car 222 past the Mile 138 marker en route to Toronto. The snowmobile trail I'm standing on parallels Stephenson... (more)