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Capreol!

We spent the Thanksgiving weekend with my parents, my sister and her family, as well as her in-laws up in scenic Sudbury.  Having now driven there and back, I can say that VIA needs to seriously consider adjusting the timing … Continue reading

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A Quebec City Christmas

Happy New Year, everyone!  I’m glad to be bringing you the first post of what should be an eventful 2012.  New stuff on the way, but a brief trip back into 2011 as I was fortunate enough to spend the … Continue reading

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Plug Hat Three-peat

I headed out for some train time on December 9th.  I didn’t have any particular destination in mind.  It was a clear day, so I was thinking that almost anywhere would be good, when I heard RTC having a chat … Continue reading

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A Quick One – CN Ballast Train

Running errands on July 30th, I heard an engineer call into CN RTC as his train was heading eastbound past Liverpool.  I was close to the Harwood Avenue bridge, so I parked and jogged over to try and catch it.  … 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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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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