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: CP 8246-CSXT 676-CP 9502-CP 8572-CN 5350-CEFX 1017-BNSF 6791-NYSW 3042

Site news

This photo contains:
MAMX 42002 Caboose

Brampton_26.07.09_8199.jpg
Click on the image for the full-size size version.

More from
More from Brampton, Ontario
More from July, 2009 | July 26th, 2009

<<[]Brampton_26.07.09_8198.jpg Previous || Index || Next Brampton_26.07.09_8200.jpg []>>

EXIF data (camera's timestamp may not be accurate):
Camera make and model:Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT
Exposure length:1/320 ( 0.003125 )"
F-stop:80/10 ( 8 )
Focal length:18/1 ( 18 )
ISO speed:400
Timestamp:2009:07:26 12:03:39

Brampton, Ontario

(map) Brampton is mile 15 of the CN Halton sub and mile 8 of the Orangeville-Brampton Railway (OBRY) shortline.

July 26th, 2009

A 'blue banana', a Babcock and Wilcox 505-ton steam generator component, the first in about 5 years, spent 9 days sitting in the yard at Guelph. I received a report shortly after waking up in Parry Sound that it had left Guelph at 08:40. With the help of MDC, I was able to intercept it at Bramalea GO station with about one minute to spare. It spent the rest of the day winding its way down to Toronto harbour. While I had originally planned to chase it, the extremely bad weather dissuaded me.

This image viewed 210 times, as of last night.

Google
 
Web railfan.ca