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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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Whitby Return

In celebration of my one year anniversary, I headed out to Whitby for a few hours of glorious rail fanning.  I intended to go to my very first spot on Victoria Street, but due to Sunday service going on at … Continue reading

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A Quick One – Pickering Meet

I went to the Rouge River bridge on September 4th to try and catch some VIA and GO action on a sunny afternoon.  Unfortunately for me, I seemed to have forgotten how to shoot trains after my trip to Paris!  … Continue reading

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A Quick One – CN 2285

In my travels on July 17th, I stopped at a level crossing east of Newtonville on Lakeshore Road and caught CN ES44DC 2285 pulling some mixed freight west, toward Toronto. 2285 was getting assistance from SD75I 5671 and SD70M-2 8865 … Continue reading

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Father’s Day – Part Two

Thanks once again to the increased reception of my scanner, I was able to pick up some more action coming along the Kingston and York subs that would make for good shooting at Liverpool.  About an hour had passed since … Continue reading

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Father’s Day – Part One

I needed to run a few errands on Father’s Day, picking up gifts for my brother-in-law as well as his father.  A dinner was planned by my parents, at their home, with all the in-laws and the kids.  But that … Continue reading

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Northward Bound – Washago

In my continuing adventures travelling the rail country of Ontario, I arrived in Washago around 10am on April 21st.  Washago is the point at which the CN Bala and CN Newmarket subdivisions split off to the north west and north … Continue reading

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