Background image
The world of trains according to David Graham

Join us on irc.railfan.ca in #railfan - the world's best 24/7 railfan chat (alternate client)

Index by location

Index by date

Other indices

Recent outings

Railfan information

The HotBox

Today's random implausible lashup: BNSF 6929-GTW 5955-CN 5544

Site news

CN #148, normally unit intermodal, heads east with a very long cut of manifest freight.


Click here for the YouTube page for this video

More from Scotch Block, Ontario
More from February, 2007 | February 19th, 2007

<<[]Scotch_Block_19.02.07_0266.jpg Previous || Index || Next Scotch_Block_19.02.07_0267.jpg []>>

Scotch Block, Ontario

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

February 19th, 2007

I went to the crossing at 48.04 Galt sub for CP #147, the field just east of highway 6 near east switch Puslinch for CP #257, mile 30 Halton sub for a light power CN #391, Tremaine Road mile 34 of the Galt sub for CP #424 which had a pleasant surprise near the end of the train, back to mile 30 for CN #384, CN #148 - the second of three today - and CN #422, and back to Guelph for GEXR #431 light power. CN #148, normally intermodal, was mostly manifest, CN #422 had CN #550's power helping it as it was too heavy and stalled at Tansley. It took three crews to cross the Halton sub. I missed CN #301, a north end train detouring over the Dundas. The strike has really got CN in a crunch.

This image viewed times, as of last night.

Google
 
Web railfan.ca