As traffic on the 403 below keeps up the light pace, the second last morning GO train rolls across bound for Toronto.
Last rush hour movement of the morning, GO 564 rolls across the Credit River after making it's station stop at Streetsville. With this covid-19 situation and reduced rush hour service, the F59's h... (more)
A rare bird
CP 4522 started out as UP 9003 a GP40X, now rebuilt by NRE as a GP38-2 and kept her flared radiators! Her and her Canadian sister shove back an empty rail train down the Waterloo ... (more)
Suckerhole With just enough sunlight before the next set of clouds roll past, CP 6080 West shoots through the countryside west of Puslinch towards Galt and then Preston to drop the final st... (more)
Hodgepodge Of Power
After working Kitchener Yard, a daylight run of CN 533 heads east back to Mac Yard with a hodgepodge of power as seen crossing the grand river.
Brakeman Steve Bratina mans the switch at AOC looking onward as the conductor makes the joint on a loaded maleic acid tank car.
Slowly making it's way into Hamilton, dynamic and train brakes is the only thing keeping 12,000 tons in check while the train operates in mountain grade territory on the Hamilton Sub.
Sweet sweet 4 axle wide cab power.. With 3,780 ft on the drawbar, CN 554 pulls out onto T2 from Oakville Yard and will eventually crossover to T3 at Kerr St to service Suncor.
A CN detour train on Metrolinx owned track with a CP leader, this is what it's all about. CN has detoured a few trains over the CPR to get some standing traffic moving and as we see one slogging u... (more)
Creating it's own blizzard, a YYZ bound UPX train zips past one of the last CN detours to Montreal via the CPR to use the Weston Sub.
Uphill Struggle With 12,000 tons on the drawbar, this SD70ACu is in full voice climbing Campbellville Hill straining to keep it's tonnage from stalling.
After working Lambton Yard for over an hour and change, Toronto to CSXT Frontier Yard train 246 is well under way trying to accelerate up to track speed with 12,000 tons of mix freight.
A pair of GP38's head east over the credit river bridge with 8 cars from the interchange at Streetsville.
The Lone Multi After dropping rail on the south track between Obico and Cooksville, CP 5922 West provides the horsepower for this ribbon rail train passing many rural country side homes lik... (more)
It's the end of the shift and 555's power now sit's on the backlead at Hamilton Yard waiting for the 0600 Yard assignment to take over as another set of power idles away in the oil siding. Taken o... (more)