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  1. WP 805-A

    WP 805-A

  2. Medicine Hat, AB

    Medicine Hat, AB

    VIA Rail no longer runs along the southern route via Thunder Bay, Regina & Calgary, however two former horses can be found at the town square in Medicine Hat, a CP crew change point. The Sherman? is a nice touch, indicative of the Suffield military base nearby. I even saw British Army units...
  3. Canada visits Menlo Park

    Canada visits Menlo Park

    Canadian Pacific FP7 number 1400 makes a run down the San Francisco Peninsula at Menlo Park, California in November of 2000. The CP varnish was on tour to promote Canadian tourism, and presented a rare chance to see a working f-unit on the Peninsula.
  4. Generations of passenger power

    Generations of passenger power

    RDG FP7A 903, Amtrak 603, SEPTA 246, Amtrak (PC)860 nicely lined up!
  5. F-Unit


    Aberdeen, Carolina & Western FP7 #4501, an ex-Ohio Central unit, sits outside the company headquarters at Star, North Carolina
  6. 1400 in the Shop

    1400 in the Shop

    CP FP7A #1400 inside Ogden Shops. A few months after this shot was taken, the vintage F was shoved outside, a victam of budgeting.
  7. VIA ex CPR1416

    VIA ex CPR1416

    VIA bought some CPR passenger locos in 1978 and painted into VIA colors keeping CP numbers.
  8. Mothballed


    Caught this old Reading FP7 at Leesport, PA a few years ago.
  9. Class Act - F Units

    Class Act - F Units

    A Railroad Foreman gets off the Southern Railway FP7 #6141 in Oakdale, TN - part of a crew Change on an excursion into Chattanooga. Mamiya 645J 80mm 2.8 Lens Kodak Film

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