Category: vancouver

This smoke-free scene came about because the…

This smoke-free scene came about because the train was coming to a stop! 6775 and 6637 (last CN GMD F9B 7/58). At the time equipment from the Canadian operated between Montreal and Toronto on the Bonaventure and the Cavalier.

CN0047 by Stanley Short Via Flickr: Southb…

CN0047

CN0047 by Stanley Short

Via Flickr:

Southbound ON No. 122, the “Northlander,” hold back from a station stop at Washago, ON on May 28, 1980 as northbound VIA No. 6, the “Super Continental,” works the platform.

The Canadian after a brief stop at Washago, …

The Canadian after a brief stop at Washago, #1 continues on its cross country trek through the snowy landscape of Ontario.

March 17, 2005

VIA’s impressive Canadian approaches W…

VIA’s impressive Canadian approaches Washago station where it will pause for a brief stop.

March 17, 2005

The Canadian In Jasper. With 2 Spiderman 2 e…

The Canadian In Jasper. With 2 Spiderman 2 engines behind the lead

March 12, 2005

Westbound Canadian is just one mile into its…

Westbound Canadian is just one mile into its transcontinental journey.

Toronto, ON

December 28, 2004

VIA F40PH-2 No. 6435 and No. 6444 are leadin…

VIA F40PH-2 No. 6435 and No. 6444 are leading the westbound “CANADIAN” (VIA Rail train No. 1 Toronto, ON to Vancouver, BC) over the North Thompson River. A picture only possible due to the fact that the train was running more than 15 hours late! Scheduled departure time from Kamloops North was 10:45 pm the night before!

September 28, 2004

6436, 6439 and 6433, with minor visual diffe…

6436, 6439 and 6433, with minor visual differences between them, accelerate the “Canadian” from an MofW speed restriction.

Mt. Albert, ON
May 18, 2004

A park dome/lounge car brings up the rear of…

A park dome/lounge car brings up the rear of VIA rail’s Canadian at Jasper, AB.

April 24, 2004

VIA Rail’s Canadian stops for service …

VIA Rail’s Canadian stops for service at Jasper, Alberta

April 24, 2004