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RDCs
Title:  RDCs
Description:  A BC Rail train with RDCs is seen at Vancouver. Dont know exactly where dad was to get this shot, Im thinking some kind of restaurant, because he caught a freight here too.
Photo Date:  7/18/1997  Upload Date: 5/18/2016 4:57:00 AM
Location:  Vancouver, BC
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Scenic,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  BCR 33(RDC3) BCR 30(RDC4)
Views:  234   Comments: 0
MSTL 32
Title:  MSTL 32
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/1/1959  Upload Date: 12/26/2010 6:57:10 AM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  BILL MARTIN
Categories: 
Locomotives:  MSTL 32(RDC4)
Views:  2852   Comments: 0
VIA 6250
Title:  VIA 6250
Description:  With a rare RDC4 in the lead, west bound train #186 VIA 6250 is less than an hour out of Sudbury, ONT. on its way west to White River, ONT.
Photo Date:  9/17/1995  Upload Date: 12/1/2006 1:50:19 AM
Location:  Windy Lake, ON
Author:  Jack D. Kuiphoff
Categories:  Scenic,Passenger
Locomotives:  VIA 6250(RDC4)
Views:  911   Comments: 3
VIA 6215
Title:  VIA 6215
Description:  Via train 186 arrives in Sudbury, ON
Photo Date:  7/23/1999  Upload Date: 3/19/2006 1:45:40 PM
Location:  Sudbury, ON
Author:  Robert Smith
Categories: 
Locomotives:  VIA 6215(RDC2) VIA 6250(RDC4)
Views:  734   Comments: 0
Via 6250
Title:  Via 6250
Description:  The crew for Via train 186 walks to their train before switching over to the station to load passengers and gear.
Photo Date:  7/24/1999  Upload Date: 3/8/2006 9:39:18 PM
Location:  Sudbury, ON
Author:  Robert Smith
Categories: 
Locomotives:  VIA 6250(RDC4) VIA 6215(RDC2)
Views:  1433   Comments: 2
Via 6205
Title:  Via 6205
Description: 
Photo Date:  5/2/2003  Upload Date: 7/30/2006 3:36:29 PM
Location:  White River, ON
Author:  Robert Smith
Categories: 
Locomotives:  VIA 6205(RDC2) VIA 6250(RDC4)
Views:  863   Comments: 3
Via 6250
Title:  Via 6250
Description: 
Photo Date:  12/16/2006  Upload Date: 5/25/2007 6:47:44 PM
Location:  Capreol, ON
Author:  Tim Ball
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  VIA 6250(RDC4)
Views:  939   Comments: 1
VIA 6250
Title:  VIA 6250
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/4/2007  Upload Date: 10/9/2007 5:07:02 PM
Location:  Sudbury, ON
Author:  Chris van der Heide
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  VIA 6250(RDC4)
Views:  563   Comments: 1
Via 6250
Title:  Via 6250
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/4/2007  Upload Date: 10/9/2007 5:07:35 PM
Location:  Sudbury, ON
Author:  Chris van der Heide
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  VIA 6250(RDC4)
Views:  612   Comments: 1
Via 6250
Title:  Via 6250
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/4/2007  Upload Date: 10/9/2007 5:09:26 PM
Location:  Sudbury, ON
Author:  Chris van der Heide
Categories:  Station
Locomotives:  VIA 6250(RDC4)
Views:  455   Comments: 0
Via 6250
Title:  Via 6250
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/4/2007  Upload Date: 10/9/2007 5:08:30 PM
Location:  Sudbury, ON
Author:  Chris van der Heide
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  VIA 6250(RDC4)
Views:  582   Comments: 0
CN overpass of CP Nickel Sub
Title:  CN overpass of CP Nickel Sub
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/23/2008  Upload Date: 7/28/2008 1:51:45 PM
Location:  Sudbury, ON
Author:  Bannon Mike
Categories: 
Locomotives:  VIA 6250(RDC4)
Views:  2123   Comments: 8
VIA 185
Title:  VIA 185
Description:  The Budds are ready to depart
Photo Date:  1/26/2010  Upload Date: 1/31/2010 1:02:18 PM
Location:  Sudbury, ON
Author:  Gregory L. Smith
Categories:  Roster,Winter,Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  VIA 6205(RDC2) VIA 6250(RDC4)
Views:  675   Comments: 1
VIA 185
Title:  VIA 185
Description:  Departing Sudbury
Photo Date:  1/26/2010  Upload Date: 1/31/2010 1:03:03 PM
Location:  Sudbury, ON
Author:  Gregory L. Smith
Categories:  Winter,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  VIA 6205(RDC2) VIA 6250(RDC4)
Views:  590   Comments: 0
VIA 185
Title:  VIA 185
Description:  Departing Sudbury
Photo Date:  1/26/2010  Upload Date: 1/31/2010 1:03:40 PM
Location:  Sudbury, ON
Author:  Gregory L. Smith
Categories:  Winter,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  VIA 6205(RDC2) VIA 6250(RDC4)
Views:  662   Comments: 1
VIA Budd's leaving the yard for the station
Title:  VIA Budd's leaving the yard for the station
Description: 
Photo Date:  5/25/2010  Upload Date: 7/26/2010 10:21:44 AM
Location:  Sudbury, ON
Author:  Gregory L. Smith
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  VIA 6205(RDC2) VIA 6250(RDC4)
Views:  522   Comments: 0
VIA Budd's head for the station
Title:  VIA Budd's head for the station
Description: 
Photo Date:  5/25/2010  Upload Date: 7/26/2010 10:22:08 AM
Location:  Sudbury, ON
Author:  Gregory L. Smith
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  VIA 6205(RDC2) VIA 6250(RDC4)
Views:  477   Comments: 0
Action at Sudbury
Title:  Action at Sudbury
Description:  VIA 185 loads while CP U56 switches
Photo Date:  5/25/2010  Upload Date: 7/26/2010 10:22:42 AM
Location:  Sudbury, ON
Author:  Gregory L. Smith
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  VIA 6205(RDC2) CP 5905(SD40-2) CP 5863(SD40-2) VIA 6250(RDC4)
Views:  574   Comments: 1
VIA 6250
Title:  VIA 6250
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/19/2013  Upload Date: 8/30/2013 8:40:39 PM
Location:  Chapleau, ON
Author:  Tyler Hoar
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  VIA 6250(RDC4) VIA 6105(RDC1)
Views:  455   Comments: 0
VIA 6250
Title:  VIA 6250
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/28/2013  Upload Date: 9/29/2013 11:00:19 PM
Location:  Sudbury, ON
Author:  Bob Keenan
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  VIA 6250(RDC4)
Views:  537   Comments: 0
VIA 6250
Title:  VIA 6250
Description:  VIA 6217 being moved around the Sudbury Yard
Photo Date:  4/22/2014  Upload Date: 4/25/2014 9:55:42 AM
Location:  Sudbury, ON
Author:  Ken Reiss
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Passenger
Locomotives:  VIA 6250(RDC4)
Views:  598   Comments: 0
Via RDC 6251
Title:  Via RDC 6251
Description:  sitting and waiting for the next trip
Photo Date:  12/6/2013  Upload Date: 10/11/2015 2:17:56 PM
Location:  Jasper, AB
Author:  Patrick Oxtoby
Categories:  Roster,Passenger
Locomotives:  VIA 6251(RDC4)
Views:  484   Comments: 0
RDCs
Title:  RDCs
Description:  VIA 6105, 6208, and 6251, hitching a ride back to Toronto on the tail end of train 78. They had spent the previous week up in Windsor, ON
Photo Date:  5/25/2017  Upload Date: 11/13/2018 12:17:22 PM
Location:  Brantford, ON
Author:  James Gardiner
Categories: 
Locomotives:  VIA 6105(RDC1) VIA 6208(RDC2) VIA 6251(RDC4)
Views:  146   Comments: 0
VIA RDCs
Title:  VIA RDCs
Description:  The 3-car set was parked on a yard track overnight before testing in the morning.
Photo Date:  11/7/2017  Upload Date: 1/14/2018 5:33:18 PM
Location:  Bathurst, NB
Author:  Geoff Doane
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Passenger
Locomotives:  VIA 6105(RDC1) VIA 6208(RDC2) VIA 6251(RDC4)
Views:  159   Comments: 0
Rolling Along the Yard Track
Title:  Rolling Along the Yard Track
Description:  The engineer slowly moves the RDC consist eastward in the yard towards some crossings.
Photo Date:  11/7/2017  Upload Date: 1/14/2018 5:38:08 PM
Location:  Bathurst, NB
Author:  Geoff Doane
Categories:  Yard,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  VIA 6105(RDC1) VIA 6208(RDC2) VIA 6251(RDC4)
Views:  160   Comments: 0
Testing the Crossing Circuit
Title:  Testing the Crossing Circuit
Description:  Everything appears to be working as expected, as the 3-car train moves across the road.
Photo Date:  11/7/2017  Upload Date: 1/14/2018 5:39:26 PM
Location:  Bathurst, NB
Author:  Geoff Doane
Categories:  Signal,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  VIA 6105(RDC1) VIA 6208(RDC2) VIA 6251(RDC4)
Views:  156   Comments: 0
One Mile to Bathurst Station
Title:  One Mile to Bathurst Station
Description:  One mile east of the station, the RDC test train is about to test another crossing.
Photo Date:  11/7/2017  Upload Date: 1/14/2018 5:39:54 PM
Location:  Bathurst, NB
Author:  Geoff Doane
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  VIA 6105(RDC1) VIA 6208(RDC2) VIA 6251(RDC4)
Views:  179   Comments: 0
Heading Back West
Title:  Heading Back West
Description:  The RDC test train is about to test the crossings from the other end now.
Photo Date:  11/7/2017  Upload Date: 1/14/2018 5:40:31 PM
Location:  Bathurst, NB
Author:  Geoff Doane
Categories:  Scenic,Bridge,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  VIA 6251(RDC4) VIA 6208(RDC2) VIA 6105(RDC1)
Views:  152   Comments: 1
RDC Testing
Title:  RDC Testing
Description:  Crews spent the morning testing crossing at various different speeds.
Photo Date:  11/7/2017  Upload Date: 1/14/2018 5:40:56 PM
Location:  Bathurst, NB
Author:  Geoff Doane
Categories:  Scenic,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  VIA 6251(RDC4) VIA 6208(RDC2) VIA 6105(RDC1)
Views:  147   Comments: 0
On the Main Line at the Station
Title:  On the Main Line at the Station
Description:  With the first batch of tests completed, the RDCs wait at teh station while the crews take a coffee break.
Photo Date:  11/7/2017  Upload Date: 1/14/2018 5:41:27 PM
Location:  Bathurst, NB
Author:  Geoff Doane
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  VIA 6105(RDC1) VIA 6208(RDC2) VIA 6251(RDC4)
Views:  183   Comments: 0
Golf Rd. Crossing
Title:  Golf Rd. Crossing
Description:  This is why we test. Rusty rails on the siding prevented the RDCs from shunting the crossing circuit. The gates stayed up.
Photo Date:  11/7/2017  Upload Date: 1/14/2018 5:42:03 PM
Location:  Bathurst, NB
Author:  Geoff Doane
Categories:  Signal,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  VIA 6105(RDC1) VIA 6208(RDC2) VIA 6251(RDC4)
Views:  151   Comments: 0
More Glint on the Siding
Title:  More Glint on the Siding
Description:  After an unsuccessful test on the siding, the train moved forward to test from the other direction.
Photo Date:  11/7/2017  Upload Date: 1/14/2018 5:42:36 PM
Location:  Bathurst, NB
Author:  Geoff Doane
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  VIA 6105(RDC1) VIA 6208(RDC2) VIA 6251(RDC4)
Views:  152   Comments: 0
Heading West
Title:  Heading West
Description:  Now it was time to do some high speed testing at crossings west of town.
Photo Date:  11/7/2017  Upload Date: 1/14/2018 5:43:14 PM
Location:  Bathurst, NB
Author:  Geoff Doane
Categories:  Scenic,Yard,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  VIA 6251(RDC4) VIA 6208(RDC2) VIA 6105(RDC1)
Views:  128   Comments: 0
Slow Speed Test
Title:  Slow Speed Test
Description:  Each crossing was tested at 10, 25 and then 60 mph. The superelevation on this curve indicates that it can handle a high speed train.
Photo Date:  11/7/2017  Upload Date: 1/14/2018 6:46:14 PM
Location:  Pointe-Verte, NB
Author:  Geoff Doane
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  VIA 6105(RDC1) VIA 6208(RDC2) VIA 6251(RDC4)
Views:  168   Comments: 0
More Glint
Title:  More Glint
Description:  Going-away from Rue de la Gare
Photo Date:  11/7/2017  Upload Date: 1/14/2018 6:18:23 PM
Location:  Pointe-Verte, NB
Author:  Geoff Doane
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  VIA 6105(RDC1) VIA 6208(RDC2) VIA 6251(RDC4)
Views:  147   Comments: 0
Petit-Rocher Station
Title:  Petit-Rocher Station
Description:  The test train rolls past the community train station. This building is maintained by the village, not VIA, at this flag stop on the route of the Ocean.
Photo Date:  11/7/2017  Upload Date: 1/14/2018 6:46:44 PM
Location:  Petit-Rocher, NB
Author:  Geoff Doane
Categories:  Station,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  VIA 6251(RDC4) VIA 6208(RDC2) VIA 6105(RDC1)
Views:  157   Comments: 0
On the Main Line
Title:  On the Main Line
Description:  The test train is travelling west next to the siding. In the distance is a spur to an aquaculture fish food plant.
Photo Date:  11/7/2017  Upload Date: 1/14/2018 6:22:50 PM
Location:  Petit-Rocher, NB
Author:  Geoff Doane
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  VIA 6251(RDC4) VIA 6208(RDC2) VIA 6105(RDC1)
Views:  163   Comments: 0
Fading Light
Title:  Fading Light
Description:  Later in the day the Test RDCs cross a small stream west of Petit-Rocher
Photo Date:  11/7/2017  Upload Date: 1/14/2018 6:32:01 PM
Location:  Petit-Rocher, NB
Author:  Geoff Doane
Categories:  Bridge,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  VIA 6251(RDC4) VIA 6208(RDC2) VIA 6105(RDC1)
Views:  197   Comments: 1
60 MPH
Title:  60 MPH
Description:  The light was fading, but we stuck around for one last run past a pedestrian crossing at 60 mph.
Photo Date:  11/7/2017  Upload Date: 1/14/2018 6:34:47 PM
Location:  Beresford, NB
Author:  Geoff Doane
Categories:  Bridge,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  VIA 6251(RDC4) VIA 6208(RDC2) VIA 6105(RDC1)
Views:  178   Comments: 0
High Speed Pass
Title:  High Speed Pass
Description:  The light was dim and the train was fast, resulting in some motion blur on this final pass.
Photo Date:  11/7/2017  Upload Date: 1/14/2018 6:36:05 PM
Location:  Beresford, NB
Author:  Geoff Doane
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  VIA 6251(RDC4) VIA 6208(RDC2) VIA 6105(RDC1)
Views:  217   Comments: 0
CN 6401
Title:  CN 6401
Description:  (Date approxiate)
Photo Date:  9/13/1969  Upload Date: 6/27/2015 4:08:40 PM
Location:  Toronto, ON
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  CN 6401(RDC4)
Views:  312   Comments: 0
CN 6401
Title:  CN 6401
Description:  (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  6/14/1972  Upload Date: 6/4/2012 9:09:29 PM
Location:  Toronto, ON
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  CN 6401(RDC4)
Views:  357   Comments: 1
CN 6401
Title:  CN 6401
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/1/1978  Upload Date: 3/12/2008 8:38:47 PM
Location:  Toronto, ON
Author:  Randy Kotuby
Categories: 
Locomotives:  CN 6401(RDC4)
Views:  1833   Comments: 4
CN 6401
Title:  CN 6401
Description: 
Photo Date:  3/21/2010  Upload Date: 6/28/2012 6:00:39 PM
Location:  Neenah, WI
Author:  ~ Loadstone
Categories: 
Locomotives:  CN 6401(RDC4)
Views:  412   Comments: 1
IC #1035
Title:  IC #1035
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/16/2011  Upload Date: 9/18/2011 8:36:21 PM
Location:  Homewood, IL
Author:  Brandon Warnick
Categories:  Yard,Action
Locomotives:  IC 1035(SD70) GTW 4610(GP9R) CN 6401(RDC4)
Views:  495   Comments: 0
CN 6453
Title:  CN 6453
Description:  CN 6453
Photo Date:  6/7/1975  Upload Date: 12/14/2007 12:16:00 PM
Location:  Hamilton, ON
Author:  Tim Vermande
Categories: 
Locomotives:  CN 6453(RDC4)
Views:  1239   Comments: 1
Krautkramer Ultrasonics 9081
Title:  Krautkramer Ultrasonics 9081
Description:  (ex-C&O, nee-M&StL 33 HAWKEYE)
Photo Date:  6/27/1970  Upload Date: 6/3/2016 3:43:54 AM
Location:  Billerica, MA
Author:  Jerry LaBoda Scan Collection
Categories:  RollingStock,Passenger
Locomotives:  XKU 9081(RDC4)
Views:  444   Comments: 0
XKU 9081
Title:  XKU 9081
Description:  ex-C&O 9081, nee-M&StL 33 HAWKEYE Budd RDC4m mail - baggage - coach @ North Station. Car was going to be rebuilt by Krautkramer Ultrasonics into a rail detection car similar to Sperry cars but never finished. Later scrapped by B&M.
Photo Date:  4/15/1979  Upload Date: 10/8/2012 10:55:23 PM
Location:  Boston, MA
Author:  unknown
Categories: 
Locomotives:  XKU 9081(RDC4) CO 9081(RDC4)
Views:  1492   Comments: 0
RDC
Title:  RDC
Description:  On a trip to Boston I found this sitting at North Station. I dont think it had been in service for several years at this point. It was an RPO too.
Photo Date:  7/12/1983  Upload Date: 11/1/2013 1:14:24 AM
Location:  Boston North Station, MA
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  CO 9081(RDC4)
Views:  509   Comments: 0
RDC RPO
Title:  RDC RPO
Description:  This car was at North Station in Boston. Appeared to be stored, but still had the lettering for Railway Post Office.
Photo Date:  7/12/1983  Upload Date: 11/1/2013 1:18:58 AM
Location:  Boston North Station, MA
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Roster,Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  CO 9081(RDC4)
Views:  368   Comments: 0


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