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  1. CBNS snow plough

    CBNS snow plough

    An ex-CN snow plough of 1929 vintage. He has a flatcar coupled with him for some reason... It is stored in the yard most of the time.
  2. LLPX 1506

    LLPX 1506

    An ex-Conrail GP15-1, one of three currently leassed by LLPX to CBNS. This one has the beautifull Opration Lifesaver decal. Caught in the middle of a 5 unit lash-up.
  3. Logging operation?

    Logging operation?

    The only RR industry left in my town. Trucks come in from the hinterland, then unload the wood onto the cars which then CBNS picks-up and gives to CN who in return pass them onto another shortline. The cars used in the operation are CN, WC, IC and NBSR. I have a short 10 second video of the...
  4. CBNS 2000

    CBNS 2000

    A typical neglected CN caboose, bought from a junk yard. All it has is a small patch that says CBNS 2000... Wonder when its going to get painted?
  5. CN flanger (1940)

    CN flanger (1940)

    Now owned by the CBNS shortline, this old flanger is waiting for snow all year long. Note the CBNS patch.
  6. New Centre-beams

    New Centre-beams

    Not exactly a yard in the traditional sence. More of an open area where newly built cars, TTX cetre-beams in this case, are stored. Trenton Works is served by CBNS, but does its own stiching with a GE 45T you can see in the backround.
  7. GE 45T

    GE 45T

    This 1954 GE prodict has been switching around newly built cars at the Tentron works for more then half a Century, along with another slightly older GE 45T. Today it waits for work, surrounded by brand new BNSF centrebeams.
  8. Ice ice?

    Ice ice?

    This 25 year old 50' CN boxcar has been sitting in the yard long enough for the ice to form.
  9. Rusty hopper

    Rusty hopper

    I thought I've seen a lot of junk at the scrap yard, but this one is still working! I think its still used in Revenue service, thus isn't even MOW! Judging by the freshly applied rpeorting marks (now visible well here), it and about a dozen hoppers just like it, will be rolling for a long time...
  10. Caboose in the rough

    Caboose in the rough

    Bought by CBNS shortline from a scrap yard in 1997, this old rusty car is part of its 3 caboose fleet (all ex-CN). The other two have been painted, and look much more better though. Caught in their main yard coupled next to a flanger and a platform, all ex-CN as well.
  11. CBNS hi-rail

    CBNS hi-rail

    First day railfanning new territtory and all I saw was a hi-rail... Parked by the MOW shed. All ex-CN. Note the bridge in the background.
  12. LLPX 2269

    LLPX 2269

    An ex-EMD Leasing GP38-2 of IC GP40 heritage, sandwitched between two HATX SD45-2's, part of a 5 unit lash-up.
  13. Shortline mixed

    Shortline mixed

    The CBNS train ussually has just high cube boxcars, but this one had variety, including hoppers, tankers and 4 coal gondolas on the back.
  14. Oddball Lashup & Not one for the Home Road

    Oddball Lashup & Not one for the Home Road

    Taken 2003-10-08 at the CB&CNS Rwy. yard Stellarton, Nova Scotia SD40-2 CN 5367, GP15-1 LLPX 2259, GP40 GEXR 4022, SD45-2 HATX 907, GP40(w)CN 9581, SD45-2 HATX 912




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