Category Archives: level crossings

Level Crossings I’ve Known… – Mile 95.20, Newmarket Spur

In a previous post, I mentioned going up Rama Road to Longford Mills.  When going further north along Rama Road, I encountered the Newmarket Spur again and decided to stop and take a couple of quick shots of the relevant … Continue reading

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Year Two In Review

A bit delayed, but yes, The Walker Express has been live for two years!  Let’s take a quick trip down memory lane, shall we? In January, I shot the late 6444 at Liverpool. And one of the last un-rebuilt VIA … Continue reading

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Level Crossings I’ve Known… – Mile 177.49, CP Belleville Sub

After going to the Whitby Model Train show, I went down Hopkins Street to the level crossing at the old Ralston Purina factory.  I’ve crossed this more times than I can count, back to when I was a very young … Continue reading

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Level Crossings I’ve Known… – Havelock Sub, Mile 117.14

As I mentioned before, my family and I went up to the Kawartha’s for a week after Labour Day.  While on one of our trips into Peterborough, I stopped our vehicle near one of the bridges that crosses the water … Continue reading

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Level Crossings I’ve Known… – Nephton Sub – Mile 14.69

During the week of Labour Day, my wife and I took our daughter up to a cottage on Buckhorn Lake.  While out seeing the Petroglyphs Park (which I recommend everyone taking the time to visit), I took us up to … Continue reading

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Level Crossings I’ve Known and Loved – Mile 45.18 and Mile 44.78 Bala Sub

I got these shots at the Zephyr siding on the CN Bala sub during my last trip to the north country.  First, here is the north entrance to the siding. Here is the crossbuck and the signal shed at the … Continue reading

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Level Crossings I’ve Known And Loved – Mile 172.51, Havelock Sub

  As part of my adventure on April 9th, I shot the level crossing at mile 172.51 of the CP Havelock sub at the York-Durham Line just north of Highway 7. Here is the view to the east, towards Peterborough … Continue reading

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