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January 13th, 2006

This Friday the 13th saw an unpatched SP unit on CN #148. We went to catch that and also caught CN #398, #392, #435, #422, CP #525 and #424 with 8 units. My camera decided the battery was dead as CN #435 approached, though it wasn't interesting power anyway.

Georgetown, Ontario

(map) Georgetown's CN Silver is the site of the junction between CN's Halton sub and the CN-owned, GEXR-rented Guelph sub. It is between Guelph and Brampton on highway 7.

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CN #148 crosses Winston Churchill road with an unpatched SP GE unit in second.

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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.

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CN #398 heads up the escarpment with a BNSF pumpkin trailing.

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CN #392 heads up the hill with 4 units.

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CN #435 heads down the hill.

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CN #422 passes with 2 units and a lot of brand new freight cars.

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Guelph Junction, Ontario

(map) Technically Campbellville, Guelph Junction is the junction of the Guelph Junction Railway -- currently serviced by OSR -- the CP Hamilton sub, and the CP Galt sub. It is between Milton and Galt on the CP Galt sub.

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CP #525 with no cars heads out of the Junction.

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Killean, Ontario

(map) This is CP's name for the passing track at Cambridge on the CP Galt sub.

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CP #424 heads East with 8 units.

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