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  1. This Station Stop Is Long Gone

    This Station Stop Is Long Gone

    We observed eastbound Via #2 The Canadian as it passes BNSFs depot at the Old Yard in New Westminster, BC at dusk, on June 21, 2011. At one time this depot served passengers going on both CNs Super Continental and GNs International. It now serves as a point for BNSFs local crews working...
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    Comment by 'GMDX70' in media 'The Back Track at Dutton'

    More like washed. If the date of your photo is correct, this isnt exactly a new unit. It seems CN has brought the hoses out and is putting clean back into its power.
  3. Canada Line Rockets To The Moon

    Canada Line Rockets To The Moon

    Dusk has fallen upon us and the moon shines bright as a Canada Line trainset heads for Downtown Vancouver in Richmond, BC on August 16, 2010. We are only two stops east of Vancouvers major airport, YVR International, where the Canada Line has become an integral part of. The next day, August...
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    Comment by 'GMDX70' in media 'Skytrain Sunset'

    Thanks Tom. Wasnt thinking when I posted it. Oh well, always another chance.
  5. Skytrain Sunset

    Skytrain Sunset

    A Mark I Skytrain (right) meets a Mark II Skytrain (left) half way down the Grandview Cut on the Millenium Line, in Vancouver, BC on a beautiful July 30, 2010 setting sun. The Vancouver Skyline can be see in the background. The set on the right has stopped and is waiting for the train on the...
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    Comment by 'GMDX70' in media 'Stormy Skies over Daggett'

    Very dramatic shot Ken. I really like the composition and the lighting. Well done!
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    Comment by 'GMDX70' in media 'Smokin' Hard'

    Yes that is indeed correct. It was originally going to be a year after SRY took over, but was bumped up earlier, as security around the Port was changed for the 2010 Games.
  8. Smokin' Hard

    Smokin' Hard

    Its only four days to go until the end of 2009 and also the end of rail service on the barge slip at the Port of Vancouver, as Southern Railway of BC leads the northbound switcher over the Burrard Inlet Line on December 27, 2009, in Vancouver, BC. Before SRY, BNSF and predecessor Great...
  9. Southern Railways Chilliwack Switcher

    Southern Railways Chilliwack Switcher

    SW900RSm 910 leads SRYs Chilliwack Switcher over one of the few wooded overpasses set along Vye Road in Abbotsford, BC.
  10. CP Snowstorm

    CP Snowstorm

    A North Vancouver-bound grain train sits idle at Willingdon Junction in the midst of a snowstorm. The trains crew has either died on hours, or they are waiting to enter the Thornton tunnel.
  11. CP Rail Sunset

    CP Rail Sunset

    GP9 1623 heads west towards the Waterfront of Vancouver, BC into a colourful sunset.
  12. Southern Railways Chilliwack Switcher

    Southern Railways Chilliwack Switcher

    With the mountains in the background, the Chilliwack switcher makes its way along Vye Road in Abbotsford.
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    Comment by 'GMDX70' in media 'CP 8000 at its New Home'

    Someone finally posted her at the museum! Great catch. It was nice to see here in transition at New Westminster. GMDX70
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    Comment by 'GMDX70' in media 'BC Rail #4621'

    This unit was headed south, Saturday afternoon. It the fourth one in behind 3 H2s and in front of a CN C40-8, on a train from Thornton yard. Good catch. GMDX70
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    Comment by 'GMDX70' in media 'CN 9000 (1948 F3A)'

    SWEET!!!! I havent been to this museum in 12 years. Ive got pics when the engine body was being rebuilt in the shops. GMDX70




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