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  1. MLW "Geep"

    MLW "Geep"

    Ontario Northland 1400, RS-10, is sitting at a station next to a VIA coach and a 40' CPR reefer. Dreaming? Nope, this is EXPORAIL.
  2. Out of Province Visitor

    Out of Province Visitor

    The Ontario Northland 2105 is seen switching a chemical plant just outside of Vancouver on Dec. 07. This locomotive has seen local service in the Vancouver area before - most recently last spring.
  3. Sittin gin the yard

    Sittin gin the yard

    here 1800 sits ahead of the Northlander
  4. Dream Catcher Express

    Dream Catcher Express

    Engine 1802 sits in Temagami ready to take the DCE back to North Bay
  5. Muscle in the Yard

    Muscle in the Yard

    Here 1805 and crew sort out cars brought in by the little bear and prepare cars for the next run out
  6. Power in Cochrane

    Power in Cochrane

    Here 1806 and 1808 siti waiting for refuel after bringing the little bear back
  7. The past meets the Future

    The past meets the Future

    Here sits 2 SD40-2's on in the current ON Rail scheme and the other still in the Chevron scheme
  8. 2103 in Englehart

    2103 in Englehart

    Here one of four engines in Englehart sit awating for there next assignement
  9. ONR IMS on CN Rivers sub

    ONR IMS on CN Rivers sub

    CN & ONR have a power sharing agreement, whereby CN gives them power for heavy coal trains, ONR in turn gives back whenever it can spare (or something close). Normally their units are capped in Northern Ontario, here however their newest power is taking an Intermodal out West! ONR 2105 is... 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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