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Nick Batten's Collection
 
7/22/2017
 
 
 
 
 
By:Nick Batten
Dates:1/1/2014 - 5/10/2015
Album Info:All these photos were taken in the Metro Vancouver area of British Columbia.
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Transfer out of North Vancouver
Title:  Transfer out of North Vancouver
Description:  CN GP38-2 4731 leads a transfer out of CN Lynn Creek Yard in North Vancouver. The train is heded for Thronton Yard in Surrey, BC.
Photo Date:  5/10/2014  Upload Date: 5/23/2015 12:39:09 AM
Location:  North Vancouver, BC
Author:  Nick Batten
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CN 4731(GP38-2)
Views:  133   Comments: 0
Rocky Mountaineer
Title:  Rocky Mountaineer
Description:  Rocky Mountaineer Railtours (RMRX) GP40-2LW leads the southbound Rocky Mountaineer accross 22nd Street in West Vancouver. It will arrive at its destination in North Vancouver shortly.
Photo Date:  6/15/2014  Upload Date: 5/10/2015 6:05:30 PM
Location:  West Vancouver, BC
Author:  Nick Batten
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  RMRX 8014(GP40-2LW)
Views:  144   Comments: 0
CEFX Leaser
Title:  CEFX Leaser
Description:  CIT Groups AC4400CW 130 leads a double stack train on the CP Cascades Subdivision in Burnaby, BC, just before the grade crossing at Penzance Drive.
Photo Date:  10/24/2014  Upload Date: 5/23/2015 9:02:05 PM
Location:  Burnaby, BC
Author:  Nick Batten
Categories:  Action
Locomotives: 
Views:  57   Comments: 0
Splitting the Old Signals
Title:  Splitting the Old Signals
Description:  CP ES44AC 8863 brings a loaded sulphur train past Lake City on the BNSF New Westminster Subdivision. The signal tower in the photo is no longer in use, as a highway overpass a couple hundred feet north of it obstructed the line of sight for train crews. The new signal for Lake City is now directly north of the overpass.
Photo Date:  3/28/2015  Upload Date: 5/10/2015 5:57:16 PM
Location:  Burnaby, BC
Author:  Nick Batten
Categories:  Signal,Action
Locomotives:  CP 8863(ES44AC)
Views:  72   Comments: 0
Dragging empty buckets
Title:  Dragging empty buckets
Description:  CP ES44AC 8854 drags 93 empty coal bucktes up the hill at Lake City on the BNSF New Westminster Subdivision. It is seen here about to pass under the Trans-Canada Highway.
Photo Date:  3/28/2015  Upload Date: 5/23/2015 1:44:23 AM
Location:  Burnaby, BC
Author:  Nick Batten
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CP 8854(ES44AC)
Views:  240   Comments: 3
CN Transfer
Title:  CN Transfer
Description:  Ex-Illinois Central C44-9W 2703 and a newly-repainted Dash 8 lead a transfer from Thorton Yard to Lynn Creek past Lake City on the BNSF Nw Westminster Subdivision.
Photo Date:  3/28/2015  Upload Date: 5/23/2015 9:13:49 PM
Location:  Burnaby, BC
Author:  Nick Batten
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  IC 2703(C44-9W) CN 2703(C44-9W)
Views:  68   Comments: 0
Switching Canexus Terminals
Title:  Switching Canexus Terminals
Description:  Southern Railway of BC (SRY) SW900 905, leased to Canexus Canada, switches the Canexus North Vancouver terminal. Canexus mostly handles chlorine.
Photo Date:  4/4/2015  Upload Date: 5/10/2015 5:49:31 PM
Location:  North Vancouver, BC
Author:  Nick Batten
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SRY 905(SW900)
Views:  134   Comments: 0
BNSF at Braid Junction
Title:  BNSF at Braid Junction
Description:  Ex-BN GP38-2 2088 brings a transfer south from Braid Junction in New Westminster, BC.
Photo Date:  5/9/2015  Upload Date: 5/10/2015 5:42:25 PM
Location:  New Westminster, BC
Author:  Nick Batten
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  BNSF 2088(GP38-2)
Views:  84   Comments: 0
Texaco Drive Crossing
Title:  Texaco Drive Crossing
Description:  CP GP38-2 4508 leads a double stack transfer past MP 120 on the CP Cascades Subdivision in Burnaby, BC.
Photo Date:  5/10/2015  Upload Date: 6/24/2015 8:38:34 PM
Location:  Burnaby, BC
Author:  Nick Batten
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CP 4508(GP38-2)
Views:  70   Comments: 1
Coal Train Into North Vancouver
Title:  Coal Train Into North Vancouver
Description:  CP ES44AC 9367 brings a coal train into North Vancouver, BC. This photo was taken from the Ironworkers Memorial Bridge.
Photo Date:  6/24/2015  Upload Date: 6/24/2015 8:36:03 PM
Location:  North Vancouver, BC
Author:  Nick Batten
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CP 9367(ES44AC) CP 8815(ES44AC)
Views:  93   Comments: 0
Dash-ing past Port Moody
Title:  Dash-ing past Port Moody
Description:  Ex. ATSF C40-8W 2146 leads train RS8 eastbound past Port Moody station on the CP Cascades Sub.
Photo Date:  6/30/2015  Upload Date: 7/1/2015 12:19:15 AM
Location:  Port Moody, BC
Author:  Nick Batten
Categories:  Station,Action
Locomotives:  CN 2146(C40-8W)
Views:  87   Comments: 0
Hot Stacks
Title:  Hot Stacks
Description:  An 11-car train RS10, led by CP SD30ECO 5009, passes Port Moody on its way to Downtown Vancouver. Someone dowtown must have really needed these containers.
Photo Date:  6/30/2015  Upload Date: 7/14/2015 10:20:14 PM
Location:  Port Moody, BC
Author:  Nick Batten
Categories:  Station,Action
Locomotives:  CP 5009(SD30C-ECO)
Views:  80   Comments: 1
Splitting at Sperling
Title:  Splitting at Sperling
Description:  Ex-Illinois Central Dash 9 no. 2717 leads a northbound transfer past Sperling in Burnaby, BC.
Photo Date:  3/12/2016  Upload Date: 3/12/2016 11:49:48 PM
Location:  Burnaby, BC
Author:  Nick Batten
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CN 2717(C44-9W) IC 2717(C44-9W)
Views:  67   Comments: 1
Leased Leader
Title:  Leased Leader
Description:  With CEFX AC4400CW no. 1047 on point, a train of potash empties heads south past Sperling on the BNSF New Westminster Sub.
Photo Date:  3/12/2016  Upload Date: 3/13/2016 12:45:28 AM
Location:  Burnaby, BC
Author:  Nick Batten
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CEFX 1047(AC44CW)
Views:  90   Comments: 1


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