The beautiful kept 4-6-4 "Hudson" H1b # 2816 called "Empress" came with a steam special to Revelstoke this day from the east. The 4700 hp locomotive was built by the Montreal L... (more)
4-6-4 "Hudson" H1b # 2816 "Empress" of the Canadian Pacific Railway is pulling a steam special through the Rocky Mountains along the Kicking Horse river, while several rafters ... (more)
Beautiful 4-6-4 "Hudson" H1b 2816 "Empress" of Canadian Pacific Railway on the Rogers pass line at Albert Canyon with a steam extra east to Calgary.
Beautiful 4-6-4 "Hudson" H1b 2816 "Empress" of Canadian Pacific Railway stopped at Glacier with a steam extra to Calgary.
Beautiful 4-6-4 "Hudson" H1b # 2816 "Empress" of Canadian Pacific Railway is entering Revelstoke with a steam charter. Behind the second tender is diesel GP38AC # 3016.
In 2008, as part of the celebrations to mark the 150th Anniversary of the founding of British Columbia, CPR sponsored the "CP Spirit of 150 Rail Tour" train which visited communities acr... (more)
Canadian Pacific 4-6-4 No. 2816 leads the International Heavy Haul Technical Association Special through Morants Curve. It sure would be nice to see 2816 on the road again.
On October 1, 2010, a little boy and his father on the station platform at Banff, Alberta, get a good look at Canadian Pacific’s famed H1b Hudson No. 2816, the “Empress.” The 4-6-4 steam locomotiv... (more)
CP 2816 east departing Nipigon, Ontario.
In the driving wind and rain, Canadian Pacific 2816 rolls the International Heavy Haul Technical Tour Special across the Kicking Horse River.
For everyone missing the Empress, here is a flashback: Eastbound at Ottertail with IMAX camera on board.
In a heavy downpour, Canadian Pacific 2816 pulls into Banff with the International Heavy Haul Association Technical Tour. Passengers wait under cover to board the train to Field BC.
On an October afternoon, the Empress makes her way east through the Thompson Canyon towards her final destination for the evening in Kamloops. The west coast was spoiled in 2008, as 2816 would mak... (more)