After a trip up to Manchester and back on L567, I have parked the power in front of the Cedar Rapids yard office for the night. Good looking set of power has been on this job for the week of Thank... (more)
With 105 loads of iron ore at the drawbar, CN 5346 leads 3 other EMD's south out of Conneaut on a sunny afternoon.
Ore loads head south for a crew change at Kremis as CN SD40-2W 5346 leads the train past the searchlights at MD North.
A Southbound ore train crosses the old Bessemer trestle in Pardoe, PA on its way to North Bessemer. A late fall snow lingers long past it's due and Pennsylvania already feels like January.
After picking up cars in Calvin Yard, CN 5346 leads CN 5291 and BLE 905 south as they cross over Connoquenessing Creek just south of downtown Butler.
A solo SD40-2W on a rail train. CN 5346 is the sole power on CN 486, a loaded rail train bound for Edmunston, NB that is passing through St-Lambert. At the tail end of the train is mixed fr... (more)
SD40-2(W) as sole power on a eastbound rail train cruising through farmland toward Drummondville.
CN 5346 + BNSF 4457 have a 93 car freight in hand through Ferland
CN train #411 crosses the Fraser River at Cisco, BC. The north side of this bridge is lit by the morning sun during the long summer days in June
An SD40-2W and an SD40u power train 393 through Brantford on this sunny late afternoon April day. Power is CN 5346 - CN 6017 with 68 cars.
Two anomalies of CN's widecab SD40-2 fleet: The lead unit has a hood from a donor locomotive after having an engineroom fire, owing to the unusual paint scheme. The trailing locomotive, 5277, is t... (more)
A couple of CN SD40-2W's switch the south end of Markham Yard. If you look closely, the cab area is in the new CN paint while the back half is still in the old zebra paint.
Canadian wild at 7:00a.m. Seniority must count for something as the older SD40-2 leads the newer SD70M-2 eastward with a hot load.