Tag Archives: Canadian National

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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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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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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Memory Junction

A moment at Memory Junction Museum in Brighton, Ontario. All images © 2012

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Train Geekery

Above, a Canadian Pacific freight train heading west toward Brighton and Toronto. Below, a Canadian National freight train heading east toward Brockville and Montreal. Video © 2012 CKB

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Train Geekery – Via east and west

CN 5738 heading west from Brighton, Ontario toward Toronto. And a pair of VIA passenger trains… © 2012 CKB

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Train Geekery – CN 2227

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A Quinte West moment

The trail leading past the Quinte West fire training facility and the water plant is one of my favourite places to escape the concrete and pavement that goes hand in hand with urban life. I suppose that’s a bit ironic … Continue reading

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