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Bound for Thunder Bay, CP 5982 leads this westbound train around the curves and through the 110' Mink Tunnel at mile 72.9 on the CP's Heron Bay sub. Already through Red Sucker tunnel at mile 71.5, the 5982 will pass through six tunnels enroute to its destination. September 13/2006
The orange vested head end crew are returning from a coffee run before beginning the Windsor to Toronto journey of VIA train 72. GM's world headquarters building looms off in the distance in downtown Detroit November 30/2009.
VIA 6444/34/39/46 with train #1 "The Canadian" crosses the CP's bridge at Parry Sound Ontario September 22/07. This is directional running territory for CP/CN/VIA. Westbounds run here on the CP's Parry Sound Sub while Eastbounds run on the CN's Bala Sub.
Affectionately known as "The Turd" VIA 6414 is painted up in less than flattering Loto-Qubec scheme. "The Chicken with the Golden Eggs" prepares to lead Windsor-Toronto train 72 December 17/2007.
CN 8839 is westbound at mile 22.7 on the CP's Parry Sound Sub. Both CN and CP share directional running through this area with the westbounds using the CP line and eastbounds using the CN line. September 26/2008
This scene, viewed through the window of the Smiths Falls Via station, shows CP 9675 waiting on a crew change for Toronto to Montreal train 232. In the background, CP 8203 tends to yard duties. May 12/2008
Making up lost time on the last leg of the Toronto to Windsor run, VIA 6458 with train 71 hammers snow drifts at Prairie Siding Ontario on the CN's Chatham Sub. Standing trackside waiting for the half hour late 71 has left me chilled and hungry. I think I'll head over to mile's General Store for...
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