This is the old Milwaukee Road Depot in Mason City. This depot is no longer used since the CP has build a new office near the roundhouse on the southside of the yard. In 2018 the CP was going to d... (more)
The Canadian Pacific ran their holiday train via Mason City. The past 2 days the train ran the east end of the DM&E and now is enroute from Mason City to Marquette and points north. Here the train... (more)
There wasn't alot of things moving around Mason City on the CP Monday. One thing I guess I got as a token is this rare bird. Soo Line Power is getting to be more uncommon in the CP Era. Here the M... (more)
The CP is working on clearing the drifts on their Sheldon Sub between Mason City and Sheldon. Here the crew has their hands full as they make a few passes at this drift east of Wesley. Using a GP4... (more)
When setting the wing to push the drift back, one has to be very careful not to take too much snow. Get too much snow can cause the Jordan to lean and derail. Here the crew has the Jordan leaning ... (more)
Nothing works better for a snow fence than a bunch of cars on the south side of the tracks. At Wesley these tanks cars have been here a long time, so the Jordan burying them alittle more today pro... (more)
A loaded rail train gives the coals as they start the climb into Lanark. The train has just passed over the detector at MP 123. This train is heading out on the Chicago Sub today to dump rail betw... (more)
Enjoyed seeing the Western CPR while on a family vacation. Not familar with the train number, but this Eastbound was nearing Exshaw on the Laggan Sub.
Hope to go back there some day! Pretty count... (more)
Two IC&E units, running and occupied cling to the rear of a CP train as it enters Humboldt.
CP 5985 and 8740 having a rolling meet under Barlow overpass in Calgary
Empty auto train