A rare visit to Western New York for one of only 6 former EMD Demo SD70ACes on the CN roster. Seen here leading westbound tank train K685.
CN 8103 leads westbound train Q121, as they head across the 3,920 foot Salmon River trestle on Canada Day, 2016.
With an all blue lashup, CN 306 crosses the river at Montmagny, PQ, with ACe 8103, still in it's demo paint on the point. Trailing were two BCOL blue dash-9s, which were added at Joffre, PQ before... (more)
My first time catching a CN bought EMD demo of the SD70ACe units. I'd catch this unit a couple more times this year but wouldn't ever catch any of the others.
One of CN's 4 SD70ACes races past the tailend of a stopped coal train as it leads a 2nd section of G847 west on the Edson Sub.
Old meets new. As old cars lay abandoned near the trestle, CN 8103 leads stacker train Q121 as they cross a small trestle west of Grand Falls, New Brunswick. Around this time last year, I was up i... (more)
CN 8103 + CN 2265 hustle 108's train through Auden
A sea of blue, as CN 8103 leads M306, with a pair of blue BCOL units trailing, an all blue lashup at the head end. Was lucky to nab the leader while still in it's demo paint, as they've been paint... (more)
CN 8103 leads train X371 through Brantford on the south track passing 435 that was working Brantford yard off the north track. CN 8103 is the last of the four ex EMDs still in the blue/silver dem... (more)
CN 306 passed Montmagny with a great lashup.
CN 316 departs Anola after meeting Via 1
CN 8103, northbound on Canadian National's Waukesha subdivision, approaches the Byron crossing as it begins its descent into Fond du Lac.
CN #8103 leads the M335 north through Hayes Illinois.
One of the former EMD SD70ACe demos is in charge of CN train M345 at Junction City Wis.