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A Quick One – Kellino Street Meet

I was out and about with my daughter on March 29th and I decided to stop by Kellino Street for some potential train watching.  The spot there is good because there’s some ground off the side of the road where … Continue reading

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A Quick One – Cloud F—-d

I was out and about on November 24th and stopped by the Pickering GO station to try and catch a westbound VIA which had left Oshawa about ten minutes before.  When I arrived the sky was very pleasant, looking like … Continue reading

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A Quick One – Father’s Day 2012

Unlike last Father’s Day, which I spent hanging around at the Pickering GO Station (as seen here and here), my first father’s day was celebrated at the Blue Jays game with my wife and still relatively newborn daughter.  When we … Continue reading

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A Quick One–VIA 6428 at Liverpool

I had a bit of time on April 7th, so I ventured out to try and find something to shoot.  I chose to head into Pickering and stop at the GO station, as the scanner was giving me some good … 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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A Few Trains More…

When I was out on the 22nd, I got these shots of VIA 918 after which there was a bit of a lull in the action.  The scanner gave me some useful information: that a westbound freight had passed a … Continue reading

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A Quick One – VIA 918

I went out to brave the elements on January 22nd and, after considering a trip somewhere a bit further north, I stuck closer to home and ended up at the Pickering GO station and on the Liverpool Road bridge.  I … Continue reading

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A Quick One – VIA 910 at Brock Road

I went to drop some scrap wood and bricks at the Miller Waste transfer station in Pickering on November 21st and, once I had finished that, decided to head over to a small plaza near Brock Road and the 401.  … Continue reading

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Mile 315, Kingston Sub

After my encounter at Church Street, I heard that there was a chance that a CN freight might be heading towards the Oakville sub.  The only logical conclusion was that they would take the Kingston sub through Scarborough, past Union … Continue reading

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A Quick One – Liverpool

Out and about the other day and recalled that there should be an eastbound VIA coming up from Toronto, through Scarborough.  I drove over to the Pickering GO station, parked and jogged up the hill to the west side of … Continue reading

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