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Today's random implausible lashup: CP 9143-GCFX 6067-UP 5111-CN 5636-CSXT 7672-BNSF 5445-FL 66593

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Top photos from August, 2011

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August 13th, 2011After an extended trainless period and with the death of my as-yet unreplaced Tamron 18-200MM superzoom lens, I finally got out to the tracks southbound out of Ottawa via Bank St to the St. Lawrence, picking up a westbound stack train at Winchester on CP, CN #377 at Iroquois, and an assortment of Vias in the Brockville area. Years after the first one went into service (and was subsequently wrecked), I finally shot one of the rebuilt VIA F40PHs.
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Cardinal, OntarioCardinal, Ontario is just east of the 416/401 interchange. The CASCO plant is serviced daily by a private operator connecting to CN.
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Iroquois, OntarioIngleside, Ontario, is near Morrisburg on the CN Kingston sub.
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Winchester, OntarioThe namesake of the CP Winchester subdivision, Winchester is on County Road 31 (Bank St) south of Ottawa.
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Yonge Mills, OntarioYonge Mills is a little bit west of Brockville on the CN Kingston sub.
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