Bill Thomson Photo: Ontario Northland diesel power is lined up at CN’s Mimico Roundhouse for servicing. Shown here are a pair of GMD nose-to-nose and another unit), with 1309 further down. The Mimico roundhouse and turntable c
The Canadian at White River Train 1 at White River behind a mix of VIA and CP power. Date: Location: White River, ON CA Country Flag Map Show White River on a rail map Views: 423 Collection Of: Michael Batten Locomotives: VIA CP VIA
sdfourty Photo: For many northern communities train time was a special time, even in the Eighties. shot of Via by Jim Adeney prompted me to pull this 1984 image of leading Via train August 1984 Kodachrome by S.
Car No: 15008 Ex: VIA 1082 Cape Rosier; CN 1082 Cape Rosier Builder: PS Type: Track Geometry Test Built Date: 1954 Location: Capreol, ON Date: August 1996 Photographer: Don Jaworski Assigned eastern Canada runs with 15007
Canadian railroading up until the late 1980s was about 30 years behind the US. Old locomotives and cars, trackside structures, and operating practices made it a fascinating place. Brockville Ontario is small city on the mainline between Montreal and Toronto. In the 80s it was well served by rail, with 20+ trains stopping per day.