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  1. CN 391 at sunset

    CN 391 at sunset

    CN 391 rolls through Mansewood in the Halton Hills also known as Escarpment Country, region of Ontario as the sun is about to disappear behind the escarpment.
  2. GO Eastbound

    GO Eastbound

    After the evening Commuter rush and the Oakville sub has settled down the 2030 departure from Oakville rolls past Chartwell Road AKA Oakville yard to CN.
  3. CN 302-04

    CN 302-04

    A SD40-2W and GP40-2LW lead train 302 eastward out of CN's Thorton Yard in Vancouver, BC.
  4. IDC's Green Kid

    IDC's Green Kid

    IDC Distribution Services Ltd. of Vancouver, B.C. recently purchased a Railpower Hybrid Switching Locomotive - Green Kid. The Green Kid locomotive is used as a switching locomotive to transfer intermodal railcars between the common user storage tracks owned by the Fraser River Port Authority and...
  5. You Are Missed By Many

    You Are Missed By Many

    CP Rail Caboose #434603 Waits for a Passing Train, on It's Final Journey East...It will be missed by many....All we have now is memories and pictures...
  6. SD60 Soo line

    SD60 Soo line

    A rare soo line visits me in redvers saskatchewan canada
  7. BNSF 5522

    BNSF 5522

    Dash9 #5522 pulls point duty on the EVEVBT. CN's Thorton Yard was pretty full, causing a slight delay in having the train pull into the yard.
  8. BNSF 9243

    BNSF 9243

    BNSF 9243 waits behind 5522 for space in CN's Thorton Yard.
  9. BNSF 513

    BNSF 513

    BNSF 513, Dash8-40BW idles in Brownsville Yard. I've never seen one of these before up in Canada.
  10. Siding Switch

    Siding Switch

    Low angle shot of siding switch....CP Locomotive in Backround.... Bronze Effect..
  11. CN 148 out of the storm

    CN 148 out of the storm

    During a snow fall on December 11th 2004, CN 6017 leads train 148 down the hill into Georgetown Ontario.
  12. 8520 East

    8520 East

    CPR AC4400 #8520 waits for another train to overtake it at Hatzic, BC on CPR's Cascade Subdivision.
  13. Morning Fog

    Morning Fog

    CN 5783 and a sister SD75I lead a westbound CN manifest at Newtonville Ontario in the early morning fog.
  14. VIA Eastbound

    VIA Eastbound

    Ex CP F9A leads eastbound Train #2 near Golden BC.
  15. Late VIA meets GO

    Late VIA meets GO

    GO 533, who arrived on time lays over for 10 minutes before heading back east. VIA 908, 10 minutes late, departs the station.
  16. VIA_902_copetown1


    VIA 902 does all of the allowed 80 MPH on this strecth of track.
  17. Rolling Along

    Rolling Along

    Canadian Pacific autoracks streak through spring fog.
  18. Windsor Night

    Windsor Night

    A VIA train rests at Windsor's Walkerville Station.
  19. VIA in the Fog

    VIA in the Fog

    A westbound Via train splits the fog west of London, Ontario.
  20. Steamer from the Past

    Steamer from the Past

    My father Ray Loran took this Photo in February of 1947...He was a Section Forman for the Canadian Pacific Railway. This Snow Storm I believe lasted a Week...with Snow Drifts as high as houses, all across Southern Saskatchewan. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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