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Saturday, September 29, 2012

The Northlander is Gone

Yesterday, hundreds of people across Ontario came out to say their goodbyes to the Northlander.  I was fortunate enough to have arranged to meet the ONR staff in Toronto and to photograph the last northbound train leaving from the platforms at Union Station.  There was a large media presence, and a police one too.  I am glad to see the media paid attention, but I wonder where they were back in March?

In the evening, I photographed the southbound Northlander set against the Toronto skyline.  In time, I will be posting photographs of this historic, but sad, day in Ontario's railway history.

For now, here is a round-up of some of the media coverage of the end of the Northlander.

No doubt more stories and commentary will appear in the coming days.  Stay tuned.

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