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NW 868012 Boxcar
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|Camera make and model:||Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT|
|Exposure length:||1/1000 ( 0.001 )"|
|F-stop:||63/10 ( 6.3 )|
|Focal length:||42/1 ( 42 )|
(map) Hamilton Ontario is an industrial region on the tip of lake Ontario.
December 16th, 2006
Steve took us down to Hamilton for NS #328 and whatever else we could find. We got to the Grimsby sub at around 08:15, in line with when NS #328 would arrive from his 07:15 sighting at Ingersoll, but CN NI dispatcher had other ideas and #328 was stabbed for the Amtrak, VIA #97. With 45 minutes to kill we went over to Kinnear yard and caught CP #135 parked and CP #254 coming in with three new GEVOs as only power before returning to shoot #97 and #328. After that we returned to Kinnear and shot #725 also with a new GEVO meeting CP #254 in quite poor lighting, caught Rail Link working at Hamilton harbour, and watched CN #148 go by from Ham West before going home, as Steve was out of time. CN #385 had a CN leader with KCS 4019 and a WC, and CN #435 had two CN GEVOs and CN 398000, one of two custom built articulated covered hoppers, but we were not able to get either, though we did manage to get a relatively bland GEXR #432 in Guelph.This image viewed 3 times, as of last night.