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May 5th, 2007

We went to mile 30 for CN #396 with CN-UP(SP)-UP-IC(CN) and CN #399 with CN-NS, waited around for CN #148 with sequentially numbered units and CN #393, then went to Campbellville hill for what I believe was CP #424, and Galt for CP #198 - which we missed, CP #243, and CP #257.

Scotch Block, Ontario

(map) Scotch Block is an excellent photography location at mp 30.0 CN Halton sub, between Milton and Georgetown.

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CN #396 comes up the escarpment with a patched SP unit among its various colours.

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CN #399 comes down the escarpment with CN-NS for power.

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CN #148 slowly works its way toward Toronto.

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CN #393 comes down the hill.

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Milton, Ontario

(map) This is where the CN Halton and the CP Galt subs cross eachother, though there is no junction.

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CP #424 comes off the OCS and starts down Campbellville hill.

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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.

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CP #243 crosses the Grand River at Galt with a pair of GEVOs.

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CP #257 with Ham turn's power and traffic heads out of Galt.

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