Category Archives: trains

A pair of trains

I like trains and I like taking pictures of them. On this trip I saw CP 9769 and CEFX 1029, one pulling, the other pushing. and a video of another pair of trains…

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The Train

A train – in this case, not the train, but a VIA Rail passenger train that I saw at one of my favourite train watching spots. Nothing unusual here, but I shot the images and video on my sweet little … Continue reading

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The long train

I had waited patiently for this train to start moving from where it had stopped, just under the bridge in the back ground – in fact, I waited so long that I forgot that I had a video camera merrily … Continue reading

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Trains and stuff

We had a rare bit of spare time so we headed out to Smithfield on a train watching expedition – Smithfield is one of those places that’s smack dab in the middle of nowhere but it’s a great place to … Continue reading

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The tracks

Canadian National lines near Smithfield, Ontario. © 2013 CKB

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A pair of trains

Above, a Canadian Pacific freight train in Trenton, heading toward Toronto. Below, a Canadian National VIA passenger train in Smithfield, heading toward Toronto. © 2013 CKB

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Toronto – Union Station

There is nothing that comes close to traveling by train – everything is someone else’s problem, there’s lots of room to move about, and the constantly changes. It’s awesome, as is stepping off your train and entering Union Station in … Continue reading

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The bridge is on fire?

Actually it’s a trestle as it carries trains and is elevated above the ground. What the heck, it’s the Canadian Pacific train bridge in Port Hope and it caught on fire. Apparently that happens fairly often and is not a … Continue reading

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Train Geekery – CP 8815

CP 8815 in Trento, Ontario Images by Katherine © 2013 CKB

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CP 8940

I was driving along a nice country road when I spotted this train – I like trains, I like photography, and the rest is obvious… Images by Katherine © 2013 CKB

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