Category Archives: trains

E&N Mile 92.7 – National Silicates

Mile 92.7 of the E&N is one of the many places that the train doesn’t run anymore on Vancouver Island. The siding for National Silicates is just off Herring Gull Way in Parksville.

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The train don’t run here anymore – Ellerhouse Road

Ellerhouse Road – Mile 23.24 from Windsor Junction on the Halifax Subdivision I had driven past the Ellerhouse Road rail crossing several times but did not stop as it looked like just another disused section of rail line. On this … Continue reading

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Locomotive – CP 8728

Canadian Pacific locomotive 8728, a GE ES44AC

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E&N Mile 123.0 Coal Creek Bridge

The Esquimalt & Nanaimo bridge over Coal Creek

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E&N Wellcox Spur – Mile 0.63 North South Junction

The Junction of the Esquimalt & Nanaimo Wellcox Spur north and south branches The Junction of the Wellcox Spur north and south branches

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Hills of British Columbia

Heading west from Pritchard on Highway 1 toward Monte Creek

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Trecothic Creek And Windsor Railway

Riding the 1/8th scale Trecothic Creek And Windsor Railway

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Windsor & Hantsport Railway Company

The Windsor and Hantsport Railway is a 90.1 km railway line between Windsor Junction and New Minas with a spur at Windsor which runs several miles east, that served gypsum quarries located at Wentworth Creek and Mantua. It suspended operations … Continue reading

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The train does run here – Port Of Halifax

A pair of rather grimy Canadian National locomotives at the Fairview Cove Container Terminal on Bedford Basin. CN 4760 and CN 4806 are END GP 38-2W locomotives.

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Vancouver – trains and tracks

Trains and tracks alongside Burrard Inlet – Vancouver

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