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  1. CSX 5946 B40-8

    CSX 5946 B40-8

  2. CP 1800-41 WEST

    CP 1800-41 WEST

    CP 1800, with Saint John New Brunswick to Montreal over-night train 41 "The Atlantic Limited", arrives at Montreal West, Quebec. The 1800 is one of only 3 E8A's sold in Canada. May 23/73
  3. Montreal Intermodals

    Montreal Intermodals

    CP 9752 heads up the CP Intermodal stack train to St. Luc. Like all CP trains in Moose Jaw, he will stop to gas up.
  4. Cape Breton defector

    Cape Breton defector

    Old Sydney Colilleries 25, a 1900 built BLW 2-4-0, nee 2-4-0T used to work Cape Breton, until retirement in 1962. I've been to Old Sydney, and am sad to say that with the excpetion of a spur serving a scrap yard, there are no RR industries left (my 2006 Nova Sctotia map lied!). Although plenty...
  5. CTRW work train?

    CTRW work train?

    Where in Canada can one find an ex-CN SLQ M420(W) with a mix of ex-CP & ex-CN ballast cars? HBR in North Manitoba and CTRW in North Saskatchewan naturally. Not sure how this train got to Montreal, must have taken a wrong turn somewhere LOL. Just love such museum scenes - as good as seing the...
  6. CN Newfoundland

    CN Newfoundland

    Although the last Newfroundland train ran in 1988, they have not been forgotten. This is what a classic mixed train would look like, even if it is in Montreal. Since it's narrow gauge, the consist sits on a separate set of tracks, which have not been ballasted.
  7. CP Rail C-424

    CP Rail C-424

    Not that long ago gangs of these MLW's ruled CP's mainlines - now they're replaced with AC4400CW's and SD40-2's. This example was retired in 1999 and sent to Canada's biggest RR museum near Montreal, QC called EXPORAIL. I know this should be in the museum section, but this beast was retired...
  8. Blainville


    Southbound train AMT #188 await departure to Lucien L'Allier station in downtown Montreal.
  9. Sunday Stroll

    Sunday Stroll

    Montreal commuter train (Agence mtropolitaine de transport) sits in AMT's Dorion Yard waiting for return trip downtown.
  10. Empress at Montreal West

    Empress at Montreal West

    CP Special with 2816, Empressm trailing, steams away from Montreal West commuter station on May 30, 2004.
  11. Empress at Vendme

    Empress at Vendme

    CP Special rolls through Vendme commuter station in Montreal on May 30, 2004. At the head of the train is CP 2816, Empress. That steam locomotive hasn't been in Montreal for 44 years.
  12. Sunrise at Vaudreuil

    Sunrise at Vaudreuil

    The new station opened in August and this is an early morning shot taken by me, the Station is right between Hudson and Dorion, almost underneith Highway 40 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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