Viewed from a passing Golden Chariot streetcar, we see four pieces of Canadian railway equipment around the ex-CP turntable at Exporail. At left is ONR 1400, the only MLW RS10 still in existence. ... (more)
'John Molson' is a 2-2-2 steam engine built by Kawasaki during the 1970s as a replica of one of Canada's first steam engines. This photo was taken from a passing streetcar at Exporail.
Built by the MLW in 1929, this Confederation (Northern) type loco now rests at the entrance of one of Exporail's sheds. Hybrid lighting setup was as follows: 3 remote controled flashes lit up the ... (more)
View from the newly opened second floor of the Hays station @ Exporail wich mimics a yard tower POV. In the foreground is CN 6734, born 1952 and retired in 1995 when the Deux-Montagnes line was co... (more)
The Wellington control tower was shut down in 2000 after 57 years of service, its control panel was saved by Exporail and mounted on a display this year for all to see. The single console used to ... (more)
Built in 2003 from CP 8139 (SW1200RS) : Green Kid now rests at Exporail in one of the sheds among other "hidden" treasures...
A couple of well placed flashes bring out the finer details of this Baltic tank locomotive used on the Montreal-Rigaud commuter line. When built, loco # was GTR 1544.
Action red suits the king of Alcos well.
351 of these were produced; this one entered the museum in 1992 and is still functionnal. It was repainted to it's original livery. While most units were later changed to AAR Type-B trucks this on... (more)
One of four C424 converted to control cabs in 1995, retired in 2004; this one found it's way to the museum in 2008. (Nee CP 4236). Notice the class lights and air filters blanked out.
AMT does it again, amazing me with it's varied rolling stock. Today, reconditionned ex-GO transit 532 coupled to ex- GO transit karts...
Paint slowly fading, preserved LRC still looks great as one can only imagine the sound of the 16 cylinder 251F Alco engine that used to live in such a small frame. EDIT: While searching the web, I... (more)
Form follows function... On the right, the square work brute, on the left, the streamlined speed voyager VIA 6309 .
MLW family picture: CP 4563, CP 4237, SLAQ 3569 and ONR 1400.