Owego & Harford's two RS18u locomotives have been sold to Livonia Avon & Lakeville earlier in 2012. Rocky, pictured here, will be based out of Cooper's Plains,NY at a newly built facility to assis... (more)
The face of the deceased. Built as RS18, CP 8746 in 1958, rebuilt in 1980 having it’s nose chopped along with other upgrades is was reclassified as a RS18u and renumbered 1802, only to be c... (more)
The clock on the right reads 4:10pm as the Friday afternoon Thendara to Utica train makes a late appearance in Remsen. A little Fall color and some American flags add some color to a gloomy day. T... (more)
Amid Fall colors and typical October clouds, the power for the Friday Utica to Thendara train is in the process of running around its cars for the return to Utica. This is the small yard at the Th... (more)
What I did on my last year's Summer vacation: Catching an RS-18u interchanging with the NYLE at Gowanda. September 22-23 the town of Eden will continue their bicentennial celebration with train ri... (more)
The West Chester Railroad participated in the Lansdale Day events by running a special train, the "Lansdale Special", from West Chester to Lansdale, covering former Pennsylvania and Reading lines.... (more)
An MLW RS-18 and MLW RS-10 in classic Canadian Pacific script lettering lead a westbound on the approach to Campbellville, ON. Two leased engines make up the foursome in April of 1969.
After a washout north of Lake Superior the CP detoured a number of trains that had been in the area of Sudbury over the Sault Ste. Marie branch and then WC from Sault Ste. Marie-Neenah-Minneapolis... (more)
Originally built in July 1957 by Montreal Locomotive Works, 1842 sits by the Trillium yard office in Tillsonburg, Ontario. This unit has quite the history as well: ex-OCRR 1842; ex-CP 1842; nee-CN... (more)
OSR 182 and 503 bring a few cars into Salford from the interchange with CP in Woodstock. The units will refuel and continue on towards St Thomas.
A OSRX Alco sit's in Guelph Junction.
NBEC 1818 and 6905 sit outside of the wheel shop at CN's Homewood shops awaiting disposition. 1818 was later sold for scrap and most likely scrapped on site and the 6905 was sold to the DMVW.
On my first trip East, still in high school, I was fortunate enough to have my brother drive me around to alot of yards. Here a CP train gets ready to depart White River Junction.
MLW's through some lucky guys backyard, a treat would be to live here, especially since you'll only get about 2 (once both ways) OSR runs a day, not too many trains to bother your peace.
Good ol' smokey MLW alcos throttle up on the jointed rail presenting quite a show for us as it passes the grain elevator in Ingersoll. What a show it was !