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  1. CN 560 25-11-08

    CN 560 25-11-08

  2. Canadian Imports

    Canadian Imports

    Two of BC Rail's cowl units enjoy the golden light of a setting sun.
  3. Neptune 801 SW1500

    Neptune 801 SW1500

  4. Remembering BC Rail

    Remembering BC Rail

    Former Reading RDC-1 was bought by BCR in 1983 from Septa (Philli commuter rail). The fleet was retired just before BC Rail was privatized by CN. Three RDC's are now displayed at the West Coast Railway Heritage Park in Squamish. At the other end of the CN system in Chicago, five former LMX...
  5. BC Rail leading CN 865

    BC Rail leading CN 865

  6. BCOL grain

    BCOL grain

    This is not British Columbia... CN 2200-5515 trailing. Note that the right dithlights are looking strait at me!
  7. CN x568 South at Britannia

    CN x568 South at Britannia

    An extra freight passes though the town of Britannia on a glorious winter morning
  8. Driver 8

    Driver 8

    ...The Power Lines have Floaters so the Airplanes won't get snagged... CN 302 gets underway, as I attempt to leave the park.
  9. Walker Fuel

    Walker Fuel

    CN SD70I & BCOL Dash 8-40CM get fuelled at Walker shops. Note the twisty rail in the foreground. Id probably be shot for taking a similar photo at the Saskatoon shops (recall http://tinyurl.com/69r8jh) side street access makes all the difference in Edmonton.
  10. BCOL B39-8E

    BCOL B39-8E

  11. CN 314 diversity

    CN 314 diversity

    June 29th, 2008 From MP 25.00 York sub 9:13am CN 314 (W/B), 144 cars 9 minutes CN 2309-IC 6000-1012-BCOL 4643-CN 5734 17 autoracks cut, 5 boxcars cut, 7 center-beams (5 cut), 2 flats, 12 gondolas (5+4 cuts), 73 hoppers (10+34+13 on the back), 28 tankers (10 cut) This beautiful train...
  12. They Aren't Gone Yet

    They Aren't Gone Yet

    CN SD40-2W 5250 and BCOL 4543 pull out of the Riverview siding after meeting counterpart CN 314. After the routine crew change and switch lining, CN 303 will take to the Warman sub. The CN 520, who is waiting on his heels, will then go back to the yards.
  13. Flyin' though Pemberton

    Flyin' though Pemberton

    BCR 4618 belts out a few toots of its K5H as it prepares to ditch its Dynamics for Full power for the assault up to Tisdall and beyond... Other units in the consist include BCOL 759 and BCOL 3911, and about 37 Loaded cars.
  14. Lost but not forgotten...

    Lost but not forgotten...

    BCR 4621 North leads L571-51 though the tunnel at MP 168.6 Lillooet Sub.
  15. BCOL 3904

    BCOL 3904

  16. BCOL 4604

    BCOL 4604

    BC Rail C40-8M at Squamish.
  17. Another BCOL tanker

    Another BCOL tanker

    Last summer I caught two BCOL tankers on the same train. I haven't seen one before or since then, until today when I spotted another one. At first it looked like BCOL 1962: http://tinyurl.com/2k2e44 But a closer expection reveals that yet another paint sheme. Did every tanker on BCOL look...
  18. CN DPU!

    CN DPU!

    CN 346 and a number of other 300 series manifests have been running with DPU lately, just like CP with their potash trains. I'm not 100% sure this is 346 though, since that train showed up later, so perhaps this is 304? Either way a very impressive consist. Not sure if this is better then a...
  19. Last shift at Thornton

    Last shift at Thornton

    The sun peaked out from behind the clouds. This was shot on my last shift at Thornton yard, the day before I transfered over to the former BC Rail.
  20. CN 840

    CN 840

    2:20pm CN 840, 83 hoppers CN 5773-BCOL 752 He's waiting for a yellow @ Riverview, to follow 346, with 347 + MP188 yard switcher waiting to head West. Normally I'm not too exited about unit grain trains, as long as they're not hauling junk up front. But add a BCOL SD40-2 and it makes all...

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