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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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Ganaraska Model Train Show 2012

With February comes the promise of a fresh season of model train shows.  As it is the first show I went to when my interest in trains was renewed (as I mentioned here), the Ganaraska show has become something of … Continue reading

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One Year Later…

One year ago today I sat down on my couch and wrote this… I decided to try out a rail fan spot I’d scouted before and took some shots today. …and my blogging journey began.  It’s been quite a year!  … Continue reading

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CP Holiday Train 2011 – Oshawa

The CP Holiday Train ran through Oshawa on November 28th this year.  I had planned on going to check it out and my wife decided to tag along.  This year it stopped in behind the Walmart Supercenter.  In previous years … Continue reading

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Eastward Bound – Brighton and Belleville

After leaving Port Hope, I got back on the 401 and continued east.  My next destination was in Brighton, at the Memory Junction Museum.  Following my directions from Google Maps, I stumbled upon it more than actively found it; the … Continue reading

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Mile 155.66, Belleville Subdivison

I had read about Newtonville, Ontario as a great place to rail fan: lots of bridges, CP and CN running right beside each other for long stretches, beautiful views of Lake Ontario.  So I decided to check it out a … Continue reading

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Plug Hat Road

I took a drive on June 12th and decided to go up to the Plug Hat Road bridge in north east Scarborough.  I had noted this as a spot to check out, seeing it in the Canadian Trackside Guide as … Continue reading

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