Autumn begins to take hold as the sun, and daytime temperatures, get lower as the days go by. But the tonnage keeps moving as CN 2580, 5741 and 2572 urge 305's train onward through the curve at Lo... (more)
CN 5763, 2666 and 368's train silently drift downgrade towards the Lake Ontario basin near mile 7 of the York Sub. The York is the eastern half of the beltline CN built in the early 1960's as part... (more)
A pair of CN SD75I's, 5645 and 5789, pass through Bayview Junction as they lift train 338 up the grade from Hamilton, Ontario. 0847hrs.
The victor leads the vanquished as CN 2671 leads BCOL 4651 and BCOL 4648 through Brechin, Ontario on train 107. Once host to three railroads, including two CN predecessors, Brechin needed two stat... (more)
A late train 120 glides into Trenton, Ontario, making every effort to get over the road in good time behind CN 2613, WC 6916 and CN 5518. Update: With the WC 6900 series SD40-3's leases expiring i... (more)
Shadows grow long as 153's train approaches Newtonville Road behind CP 8840 and 9505, examples of the newest and oldest GE's on the roster. 1815hrs.
In the dying light of the first full day of autumn, CN 5703, 5276 and 5293 accelerate 301's train past the north end of Brechin East siding. 1824hrs.
CN 5602, 5501 and 5368 charge out of the reverse curve and onto a short causeway at Sparrow Lake, Ontario with 107's train. A nice all GM lashup that only CN could field. 1736 hrs.
Nearing the end of it's Vancouver to Toronto run, CN train 166 rounds the bend at mile 38.38 of the Bala Sub behind CN 5526 and 5408. In 2009, CN 5408 was retired and sold to the Dakota, Missouri ... (more)
CN train 107 powered by CN 2661 and 5744 rolls along the main track slowing for a meet with southbound train 304 at Brechin East, Ontario. 1741hrs.
Heading up train 107, CN 2661 leans into a curve at Brechin East, Ontario, slowing for a meet with southbound train 304. 1741hrs.
CN GP9RM's 4115 and 7027 shove back to Oshawa Yard after lifting loaded gondolas from the Gerdau Ameristeel mill (blue building) in the background. 1849hrs.
Headlights dimmed, Canadian Pacific train 231 slowly approaches the station at Smiths Falls to change crews behind CP 8641 and 8612. 1610hrs.
GMTX 2129 and UP 1050 work the Arkansas and Missouri interchange at Van Buren, Arkansas. 1812hrs.
Under a pall of smoke, CN 2525, WC 6004 and CN 2513 accelerate train 308 through Grafton, Ontario. The faster they get to Belleville, Ontario, the faster they can go off duty. 1000hrs.