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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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CP Holiday Train 2012 – Oshawa

My wife and I took our daughter to see the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train at Oshawa this year.  You may recall that we went last year, just the two of us and had a bit of fun.  This year, we … 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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A Quick One–Plug Hat Again, Naturally

The same day I chased the train on the Havelock sub, I ended up back at Plug Hat Road.  I just enjoy being there really, so any time I can make it to that spot is okay with me.  When … Continue reading

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East Scarborough Chase

I went out on March 10th with the intent to find something, but no actual game plan in mind.  I considered going up to Church Street, to finally catch that elusive train at that spot.  I changed my mind though, … 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 – Brockville

After leaving Gananoque, I took the 401 further east to Brockville.  There were two spots there I wanted to check out: the VIA station and the rail tunnel by the lake.  I headed to the VIA station first. I got … Continue reading

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