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A Quick One – A Sunday Northlander

I was at work on September 16th and brought my camera with me to catch a southbound Northlander.  I went out earlier than the usual time, but didn’t mind waiting for it.  As she approached my usual viewing point, south … Continue reading

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A Quick One – 1809, Finally

1809 has been in her new paint for close to a year now, but I’ve only caught her in that time using my various cell phones and not my good camera.  Well, that changed on May 27th, when I was … Continue reading

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Catching Up…

I return!  In case you haven’t been following me on Twitter (and why not?), I’ve been busy with my new daughter.  In keeping with the theme of my blog, that is to say that I’ll post almost whatever I damn … Continue reading

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A Quick One – Bala Haircut

Something has happened south of Oriole on the CN Bala sub.  Here is a shot of 1809 coming south on March 26th.  And here’s a shot of the roughly the same angle on March 29th.    What’s the difference?  The … Continue reading

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Northlander/Canadian Meet

I had a good feeling when I woke up on August 18th, a good feeling that I would encounter two of my favourite trains that morning.  I took my camera to work with me and, at around 8:40am, I trekked … Continue reading

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A Quick One – ONR/GO Meet

I spent some time on York Mills Road today, standing on the bridge that passes over the CN Bala subdivision (mile 11.22 for those who like to know).  I didn’t have a scanner or my camera with me; sometimes its … Continue reading

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