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Top photos from May 19th, 2003

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May 19th, 2003

This was a routine railfanning trip to the Bayview Junction/Aldershot area.

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.

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Hamilton, Ontario

(map) Hamilton Ontario is an industrial region on the tip of lake Ontario.

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Aldershot, Ontario

(map) This is the region between the (abandonned) Burlington West train station and Bayview Junction.

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A two engined Via train rushes through on the Oakville sub, the first with Via's new safety-first paint scheme.

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Two CN engines lead a mixed freight train down the Oakville sub. We can be heard trying to figure out whether it was a CP or CN train, as CP has running rights on those tracks, as we looked through binoculars at the engine's red nose.

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Two old CN yard engines push two boxcars backward through the siding at Aldershot station.

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Via train 95 arrives at Aldershot station behind a fast-paced intermodal.

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May 19th, 2003

This was a routine railfanning trip to the Bayview Junction/Aldershot area.

May 19th, 2003

This was a routine railfanning trip to the Bayview Junction/Aldershot area.

May 19th, 2003

This was a routine railfanning trip to the Bayview Junction/Aldershot area.