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: GCFX 6077-GCFX 3053-CN 7043-CP 8819-CN 5324-CP 6045-VIA 906-WSUK 7821-CSXT 4425-CSXT 487

Site news

This photo contains:
CUOH 7125 Boxcar
WTRM 8023 Boxcar

Bayview_Junction_08.10.06_5422.jpg
Click on the image for the full-size size version.

More from CUOH: Columbus and Ohio River Rail Road Company
More from WTRM: Warren and Trumbull Railroad Company
More from Bayview Junction, Ontario
More from October, 2006 | October 8th, 2006

<<[]Bayview_Junction_08.10.06_5421.jpg Previous || Index || Next Bayview_Junction_08.10.06_5423.jpg []>>

EXIF data (camera's timestamp may not be accurate):
Camera make and model:Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT
Exposure length:1/640 ( 0.0015625 )"
F-stop:63/10 ( 6.3 )
Focal length:200/1 ( 200 )
ISO speed:
Timestamp:2006:10:08 10:29:49

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.

October 8th, 2006

We headed down to Bayview for part of the day, catching VIA #70, CN #385, and CN #148 there, CN #385 again at Paris, CN #390 at Paris and again back at Bayview, my first bi-directional chase. #385 had a BNSF GEVO trailing, #148 had CN 2237 leading, and #390 had WC 6497 leading, an exceedingly rare catch. Later on, I heard a westbound on the Galt, and, hoping for some fall colours shots finally, failed miserably and shot 2 GEs on an intermodal at Galt station. We then heard a northbound get a clearance on the Hamilton sub, catching it on the bridge at Carlisle after sunset, and beat it back up to Campbellville.

This image viewed 2 times, as of last night.

Google
 
Web railfan.ca