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Top photos from January, 2007

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January 2nd, 2007Jay reported CP #424 by his place with 7 units, 4 of them GEVOs and the last one of two STLH GP38-2s. I shot it at the crossing on Wellington Road 35, with CP 8738 - CP 9535 - CP 9821 - CP 8783 - CP 8741 - CP 8743 - STLH 7306.
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Killean, Ontario(map) This is CP's name for the passing track at Cambridge on the CP Galt sub.
20 images 1 videos Marks: ADMX CFL CP GATX MMA NLSX NS STLH UNPX
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January 6th, 2007Derailment! CP London Pickup picked the north wye switch at Galt yard and put both units on the ground at around 20:30. We went down to see what we could see, catching CP #244 at Killean siding on the way in. Earlier in the day, CN #271 had a UP leader with an unpatched SP SD40 elephant style, but I was unable to see it, and in the afternoon, I tied CP #158 to the nearest crossing to my house on the Galt sub with 2 GEVOs in atrocious lighting and rain.
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Cambridge, Ontario(map) Cambridge is the home of Babcock and Wilcox, Toyota, the CP Waterloo sub, the CP Galt sub, the CN ex-Fergus sub and a lot of trains.
15 images 1 videos Marks: CP SHPX
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Killean, Ontario(map) This is CP's name for the passing track at Cambridge on the CP Galt sub.
26 images 2 videos Marks: AERC CP DUPX MCSA NBIX
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January 14th, 2007GEXR #432 had a JT42CWR class 66 between two buffers. I watched it at Guelph Via station but didn't do a particularly good job of shooting it.
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Guelph, Ontario(map) The city of Guelph is my home town and is just East of Kitchener-Waterloo on the GEXR Guelph sub, and the Ontario Southland Railway/Guelph Junction Railway track, the other end of which is at Guelph Junction.
9 images 1 videos Marks: CN FPL GEXR LLPX RLK
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January 16th, 2007CN #351 military extra with CN-UP power came through. I shot it at Ingersoll after missing the head end of CN #331 and shooting CN #392. I caught CP #424 with 8783-1614-6021 on the way home.
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Ingersoll, Ontario(map) The CN Dundas, the CP St. Thomas, and the OSR Port Burwell subs are very active through Ingersoll, with the CP Galt sub just to the North in Zorra.
110 images 2 videos Marks: BNSF CN CNIS CVC EEC GACX GATX HTTX ITTX OTTX SLC TLAX TTDX UP
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Killean, Ontario(map) This is CP's name for the passing track at Cambridge on the CP Galt sub.
27 images 1 videos Marks: CP HS MMA NCHX NOKL NS ONT SOO TTGX
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January 21st, 2007Saturday we missed an EMD extra through Guelph. Not wanting to miss it again, we went off to Newtonville in the hope that it would be heading east Sunday. It did, eventually, as CN #436, but by the time it came it was somewhat dark. We saw around 20 other trains through the day as well. Tally for the day: CP westbound, VIA #43, CP westbound, VIA #60, VIA #44, CN 371, CN #149, VIA #57, CP #310, CP #153, VIA, CP #122, CN #874, VIA #46, CP #198, CN #305, missed CN #369 with a DPU, CP #121, CN #363, VIA #66, CN #148, CP #116, CN #376, and CN #436 with 8 class 66s in tow. CN #308, #309, #363, and several others passed or parked while we were at Belleville, but we concentrated on CN #436.
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Belleville, Ontario(map) CN and CP are roughly parallel through Belleville. The CN Kingston sub and the CP Belleville sub head through the city, crossing just East of the city where the Belleville sub swings North to Smiths Falls.
36 images 1 videos Marks: CN FL FPL
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Cobourg, Ontario(map) Cobourg is about the mid-point of the CN Kingston sub and CP Belleville sub's roughly parallel running between Belleville, and Newtonville. At the station, the North side of the parking lot has the Kingston sub and a small yard and wye, and on the South side of the parking lot is the CP Belleville sub, with a yard visible a little ways East.
50 images 5 videos Marks: BRIX CFL CGLX CN CP DOWX FL OAR PROX SLR
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Newtonville, Ontario(map) This community is about an hour East of Toronto. Through the area the CP Belleville sub from Toronto to Montreal, and the CN Kingston sub on the same routes run parallel.
193 images 17 videos Marks: AESX ALPX ATSF ATW BNSF CN CNA CNWX CP CPWX DTTX GATX IC MP SOO SSW TTGX UTLX VIA XPWX
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January 28th, 2007CN #351 dimensional extra was heard at Paris so I headed down to Hamilton West to see it, catching the tail end of CN #435 on arrival there. #351 was effectively identical to the CN #351 I shot on December 26th.
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Bayview Junction, Ontario(map) This is where the CN Oakville, CN Grimsby, and CN Dundas subdivisions meet at a great big wye, beside which is the CP Hamilton sub. This location encompasses CN Bayview Junction, Hamilton West, and Hamilton Junction.
16 images 1 videos Marks: CN CNIS CNLX GNRR QTTX UELX
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January 31st, 2007CN #391 went into emergency over the Credit bridge, tieing up the Halton sub for the morning. I headed down to mile 30 when he was finished setting off his bad order car and caught CN #391, #399, #385, #338, #271, and #148 in 70 minutes.
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Scotch Block, Ontario(map) Scotch Block is an excellent photography location at mp 30.0 CN Halton sub, between Milton and Georgetown.
123 images 6 videos Marks: ACFX BCOL BNSF BPRX BTTX CCLX CCX CGTX CN CNA CNLX CNTX CP CPAA CRDX CRGX CVC DJJX DOWX DTTX DWC ECUX ETTX GATX GLCX GMRC GNRR GNWR GTW HCSX HOKX IC INVX JOSX MOBX NAHX NS ONT PROX RBOX RS SHPX SLGG SLR SP SSW TILX TTGX UTLX WC
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