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June 14th, 2020
We went to Bretville Junction at the east end of Edmonton to see what we could find for a couple of hours. It did not disappoint.
Edmonton is the capital of Alberta and a very busy railroad city.
October 3rd, 2020
We traveled from Edmonton via the south side of Walker Yard, exploring toward Tofield and then Camrose, catching CN 142, 111, 347, 199, and 142 a second time on the Wainwright sub, and 114 coming up the Camrose sub.
October 23rd, 2020
Word got out about CN heritage GP40-3 on CN 356. I checked for it at Bretville Jct and worked west, finding it stopped at the 147th St crossing in Edmonton.
April 13th, 2021
We ran across a rail train working on the bridge at Bretville Jct while working on some errands.
A westbound manifest passes a rail train working at Bretville Junction.
April 24th, 2021
We went off to find a caboose I had spotted south of Bretville Jct a few days earlier while on errands, catching CN 189 and some four-axle power betwen Bretville and Scotford before lunch. After lunch, we returned to Bretville, finding CN 818 heading down the Camrose sub, CN 242 grain train heading east out of the city, CN 119 crossing the bridge, and CN 443 crossing off of the Camrose.
CN 189 crosses into Edmonton at Bretville Junction.
A mix of four four-axle units pull into Scotford yard.
Grain train CN 818 passes CN 443 just south of Bretville Jct.
Grain train CN 242 departs Edmonton.
CN 119 crosses the bridge into Edmonton.
CN 443 crosses the bridge into Edmonton as it comes off the Camrose sub. Camera 1/2.
CN 443 crosses the bridge into Edmonton as it comes off the Camrose sub. Camera 2/2.