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A Quick One – Back On The Horse

Hey gang. I once read somewhere that you aren’t supposed to mention a gap between posts on a blog, that it draws attention to the fact that you haven’t posted.  As if someone couldn’t compare the dates of the posts … 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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Great Day! (part two)

As I headed east on Victoria, passing the abandoned motorcycle dealership, I saw a slow moving freight coming west at a very slow pace.  I made a U-turn as soon as it was safe (safety first!) and headed back to … 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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A Quick One – Thickson Road

I was out and about on September 3rd and came across a fairly long consist moving slowly, westbound, along the Kingston Sub in Whitby.  It was peculiar to me, as they are usually moving quite fast through that stretch.  I … Continue reading

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A Quick One – CN Whitby/Oshawa

Caught three engines shuffling some auto carriers for GM on the Kingston Subdivision at the eastern border of Whitby and Oshawa.  These were taken behind the big box stores along Victoria Street.  Sadly, only had my iPhone, so they aren’t … Continue reading

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CP Sunday

While running some errands on March 20th (and taking these pictures), I noticed some CP GP9s on the bridge crossing the 401, heading away from the General Motors plant in Oshawa.  I decided to circle back when I was finished … Continue reading

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Engines At Work

CN 2607 and CN 5737 at work in the CN Oshawa yard, near the General Motors plant, March 20th.

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