Mooney Photo: Remote and Dreary is what I think of Hornepayne, although I know some on this list might differ. First time I went up here in the even the highway was but a shadow of what a highway should be. But for the train buff the place has
Looking east in the CN yard, with the now preserved station off to the right; we see CN 5579 and 9419 getting ready to depart westward. The 5579 later became before being retired in
It's a very hot but quiet afternoon in Foleyet as CN 5028 with train waits for a crew to take it west.
Four days later 9168 (formerly 9052) has brought the Mondays only train # 8 into Capreol from Winnipeg. The F7s did not have steam generators and so a separate steam generator car was pulled behind the locomtive(s). Crews are just boarding GP40-2 9527 at the head of an eastbound freight.