The world of trains according to David Graham
Top photos from August 19th, 2007
August 19th, 2007
We went to Guelph station for VIA #84, #85, GEXR #432 with 9 EMD export units, and GEXR #431 with a freshly painted new scheme Saskatchewan grain car.
(map) The city of Guelph is my home town and is just East of Kitchener-Waterloo on the GEXR Guelph sub, and the Ontario Southland Railway/Guelph Junction Railway track, the other end of which is at Guelph Junction.
VIA #84 stops at Guelph station.
VIA #85 stops at Guelph Via station.
GEXR #432 acting as an EMD extra passes long hood forward with GEXR 3835 - RLK 2211 - LLPX 2236 - DRS 66426 - DRS 66424 - DRS 66425 - SNTF 060DR13 - SNTF 060DS01 - DRS 66422 - DRS 66423 - DRS 66427 - DRS 66421. The 7 DRS units are Class 66s bound for the UK and the two SNTF GT36s are bound for Algeria's national railway, with the orange unit being for freight service and the blue for passenger service.
GEXR #431 passes through CN Guelph Junction with a freshly painted new scheme Saskatchewan grain car a few cars back.