This year CN has been moving quite a bit of grain direct to Montreal bypassing the Great Lakes. This Dauphin, MB - Montreal Wharf, PQ grainer speeds across the 219 bridge behind ES44DC 2278, C40-8... (more)
CN 2278 leads a five unit 594 empty potash train, as they rumble through the town of Sussex, New Brunswick.
CN 2278 leads a five unit 594 empty potash train, as they approach Passekeag, New Brunswick. It was a foggy morning, but the fog started to lift before the train came by.
With a snow squall just starting, westbound train 406 approaches, rounding a curve at Rothesay, New Brunswick. Great timing, at least from a snow shot perspective.
Almost like a unit train. CN 2278 & repainted BCOL 4618 lead CN 305 towards Turcot West where it will get a new crew. In the background at left is downtown Montreal and at right is the Turc... (more)
CN ES44DC 2278 lifts a light Q101 into Jasper, half a mile west of English on CN's Edson Subdivision.
It's nearly 8:30AM and already 85 degrees. With highs in the 90's, the CN has posted speed restrictions on most of its lines through Wisconsin. To think a few months ago we set a snowfall record.