2011/05 CPR/Napinka Mile 49. View – looking N.W. to Killarney, MB. This was the end of the Boundary Trail Railway Co. property until its sale in May, 2012. The track in the photo is the still active CP line going on to Killarney and eventually to Napinka were the line joins up with the Estevan sub. which is part of the CPR Brandon division. Click on photo for detail. © Text and Photos exclusive copyright of N. Froese.
2011/05, CPR/Napinka sub. Mile 48 – looking W. towards Killarney grain terminals in the distance using an 18 – 135 mm lens at “normal eye view setting. Notice the distance of approximately two miles from the grain terminals, compared to the telephoto magnification in the previous post. Click on photo for detail. © Text and Photos exclusive copyright of N. Froese.
2012/05, CPR/Napinka Sub. Mile 47. Telephoto view – looking N.W. Large corporate grain terminals on the horizon on the rail line at Killarney, MB, in the distance. Corporate take-overs, demolition of local elevators, and centralization of grain delivery terminals are all a part of rail line abandonment. Click on photo for detail. © Text and Photos exclusive copyright of N. Froese.