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295 Meetings
The next meeting of Division 295 will be held on March 9th at 19:00.

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Brother Dawe Retires
The members of Division 295 would like to extend our best wishes to him and the Dawe family in whatever comes next for them.
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Brother Rooney Retires
Brother Rooney worked his last trip from Smiths Falls to Toronto.
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Brother Mike Yorston Retires
Brother Mike Yorston recently worked his last shift in GO service.
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Pat Coffey's Last Run
Brother Pat Coffey worked his last trip from Smiths Falls to Toronto on November 4th 2014.
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Kevin Murphy Retires
Brother Murphy worked his last trip from Smiths Falls to Hornby on October 3rd 2014.
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Rob MacDonald's last trip
Brother MacDonald worked his last trip from Smiths Falls to Toronto on October 21st 2014.
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Brother Craig Butterworth's last trip
Brother Craig Butterworth worked his last trip today from Havelock to Toronto.
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Mike Stroscher's last trip
Brother Mike Stroscher worked his last trip from Smiths Falls to Toronto.
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Rob Outwater's last trip
Brother Rob Outwater worked his last trip today from Smiths Falls to Toronto.
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Blythe Sexsmith's last trip
Brother Blythe Sexsmith worked his last trip for Canadian Pacific on the KLR.
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Brother Rick Fleming's last trip
The members of Division 295 would like to extend our best wishes to Rick and the Fleming family in whatever comes next for them. 
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Brother Jung's last run
The members of Division 295 would like to extend our best wishes to Rob and the Jung family in whatever comes next for them.
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Brother Joe Ricci retires after 38 years
The members of Division 295 would like to extend our best wishes to Joe and the Ricci family in whatever comes next for them.
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Ray (Rocky) Colosimo
Brother Ray Colosimo's last run for CP was on train 100-06 from Mactier to Vaughan (December 10th 2013) with Brother Dan Henderson.
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Brother Jim Massicotte's last run
Brother Jim Massicotte worked his trip on train 609-775 from Smiths Falls to Toronto.
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P. Brisson
Paul Brisson made his last trip.
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Brother Nick Mol's last run
Brother Nick Mol's last run for CP was on train 609-102 from Smiths Falls to Toronto.
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Brother Gingras worked his last shift
The members of Division 295 would like to extend our best wishes to Dennis and the Gingras family in whatever comes next for them.
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Brother Andy Crawford
Andy Crawford worked on Friday May 24th 2013.
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Brother Dave Carter
The members of Division 295 would like to extend our best wishes to Dave and the Carter family in whatever comes next for them.
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Brother Bruce MacDonald
Brother Bruce MacDonald worked his last trip on January 10th 2013 from Smiths Falls to Toronto.
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Joe Kaminskas
Brother Joe Kaminskas worked his last trip on October 20th 2012.
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Jimmy Heels Retires!
Brother Jim Heels worked his last trip on August 11th 2012.
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Teamsters protest on Parliament Hill
"The company is delighted the government is tabling back-to-work legislation this week. What they're doing is outrageous."
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Strike 2012 - On The Line!
Division 295 Standing Strong. Images from the picket lines.
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Steen Shonemann Retires!
Brother Shonemann worked his last shift on June 19th 2012.
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Wayne Sharpe Retires!
Brother Wayne Sharpe worked his last trip on May 17th 2012.
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Tim Seguin Retires!
Brother Tim Seguin worked his last shift on April 27th 2012.
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Peter Brown Retires!
The members of Division 295 would like to extend our best wishes to Brother Brown in whatever comes next for him.
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Ray Murphy Retires!
Brother Ray Murphy made his last trip on April 6th 2012.
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Pete Sheard Retires!
The members of Division 295 would like to extend our best wishes to Brother Sheard in whatever comes next for him.
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Max French
It has been an honour to work alongside men who have been characters and confidantes sharing hardships and challenges alike.
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Congratulations Rick & Manley
Both Division 295 members and local management came out on September 16th to congratulate them on there well earned retirements.
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Bill Arnem Retires
Brother Bill Arnem made his last trip on July 28th 2011 (Train 114).
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Dave Chapell Retires
Dave's professionalism, guidance, example and good nature have left a lasting impression on all of us.
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Jody Detcheverryez' last trip
Brother Jody Detcheverryez recently worked his last trip. Jody is retiring after 36 years at CP.
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Harold Campbell's last trip
Brother Harold Campbell made his last trip on Tuesday January 4th 2011.
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Jimmy T's retirement song
When Brother Jim Travis retired his friend Clarence O'Brien wrote a song for his retirement.
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Eric King Retires!
Brother Eric King worked his last shift on October 31st 2010 at Toronto yard.
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Brother Tony Elder
Due to my quick departure, I did not get the opportunity to say the farewells I would have liked to.
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Brother Ron Bowman retires!
The members of Division 295 wish brother Bowman continued good health, happiness & success during his well-earned retirement.
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Rick Twigger's last trip
Rick Twigger worked his last trip on April 26th 2010 from Smith Falls to Toronto (train 153-26). 
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Gary Brown
Simply put, Gary is a good guy on and off the job. The members of Division 295 wish brother Brown health, happiness & success during his well earned retirement.
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Fred Reeves Retires
Fred is congratulated by Division 295 representatives.
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Wally Gibbs
A celebration was recently held to honour the career of Wally Gibbs & a large number 295 members were among the sizable group of well wishers.
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Bill Madigan
The members of Division 295 wish brother Madigan health, happiness & success during his well earned retirement.
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Final run for brother Roger Jenkins
Engineer Roger Jenkins made is last trip on Wednesday October 8th 2008 on train 233-08 from Smiths Falls to Toronto.

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Pat O’Donoghue’s last trip
Engineer Pat O’Donoghue made is last trip on Thursday January 10th 2008.
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Congratulations Jack!
A celebration was held to honour the career of Jack Buchanan & a large number 295 members were among the sizable group of well wishers.
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Jim Stockley's Last Trip
Conductor Jim Stockley made is last trip on Wednesday November 21st 2007 on train 427.
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Don Boyle's Last Trip
Our friend & brother Don Boyle recently made his last trip.
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Precious & Dinger
A celebration held to honour the careers of Dave Bell & John Maloney.
 
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John Maloney's final run
Our friend & brother John Maloney made his last trip on January 10th.
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Congratulations Ross!
A party was held on December 18th 2006 to celebrate the retirement of Ross Borthwick.
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Congratulations Jim!
Locomotive Engineer Jim Heney worked his last tour recently. Jim was met by Division 295 Local Chairman John Campbell.
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Congratulations Andy!
At a Christmas luncheon for Kawartha Lakes Railway employees, Local Chairman John Campbell presented Andy Craig with a gift.
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Don Brett Plaque Presentation
295 Local Chair Bruce Hiller presents Brother Don Brett with his retirement plaque. he members of 295 wish Don all the best during his well earned retirement.
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Jim Casey's last trip!
Locomotive Engineer Jim Casey made his last trip on June 23rd 2006. Jim was met by Division 295 Local Chairman John Campbell & some of his many friends.
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Locomotive engineer Willie Elyas made his last trip
December 07, 2005. Willie was met upon arrival Local Chairman John Campbell. Willie has decided to retire after some thirty years in both mechanical and operating. The members of Division 295 wish Willie all the best during his well earned retirement.
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Conductor Bill Grant made his last trip
October 28th. Bill was met by Division 295 reps, friends & company officials. The members of 295 wish Bill all the best during his well earned retirement.
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Retirements | Derailments | Miscellaneous

 
 
Brief overview of head-on collision
California Public Utilities Commission's brief overview of the head-on collision between Metrolink train 111 and a Union Pacific freight train.
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CNR train 114 washout
CN Train 114 hit a washout at Rosebud on the Drumheller Sub early June of 2007.
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Rock Slide
This little rock slid down near Palouse Falls....about halfway between Hermiston and Spokane.
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Train derails in central Alberta
All the cars were empty at the time, CN officials said. The only spill came when some diesel leaked from one of the locomotives when it overturned.
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Train 166 Derailment
Train 116 Derails at the Essa Diamond on February 13th 2008.
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BNSF Derailment
On January 12th, 2008 at 0540 hours a Westbound Grain train passed a Red Absolute signal at MP 183.25 striking the rear of a stopped Westbound Z train at MP 183.34 on Main1, Emporia Subdivision, Augusta Kansas. Train speed at time of impact is estimated to be greater than 50-mph. The subsequent derailment then struck line 04 of a passing eastbound Z train on Main 2, placing it into emergency.
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Golden Wreck
CPR Train 470 derails in the Kicking Horse Canyon Golden B.C.
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Eggcellent Wreck
CP 9552 hits a truckload of eggs.
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CP/IC&E Derailment
Pictures from the November 2007 derailment near La Crescent (River Jct), MN.
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Schreiber Derailment
Pictures from the September 2007 derailment near Schreiber Ontario.
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Buckskin Wreck
Train 230 derails at the north end of Buckskin on the morning of January 31st 2006. Pictures provided by Locomotive Engineer Craig Watt.
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Oshawa Derailment
March 2006 derailment at the Gen-Auto compound.
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Nemegos Wreck
March 2006 derailment that affected traffic on the Mactier sub.
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Grain train derails in west Toronto
December 8th 2006 - There has been a major freight train derailment in the city's west end.
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Lonsdale Wreck - February 21st 2003
On February 21st 2003, at approximately 0540 eastern standard time, train 410-16, traveling eastward at 42 miles per hour, derailed 21 cars at Mile 80.5 of Belleville Sub. Added to this page on June 12th 2006 along with the TSB report.
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What track did you want that car in?
Somewhere on the CNR. Time & location unknown.
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CNR derailment
CNR engine train derails on the CP Cascade Sub near Yale, BC. - October 2005.
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Carberry Incident - 1999 -
Three platform car with derailed trucks resulted in canted car with second level of containers fouling opposing movement.
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A tragic reminder - Pushlinch 1975
These pictures were sent by a member in London Ontario. Sadly Conductor Jack MacLean was killed in this derailment. This tragic accident is a reminder to us all of the dangers we face on the job every day.
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Retirements | Derailments | Miscellaneous

 
Welcome to the TCRC - January 21st 2012
Division 295 would like to extend a warm welcome to our newest members.
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Welcome to the TCRC - August 30th 2011
Division 295 would like to extend a warm welcome to our newest members.
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TCRC 295 Golf Tournament
The Division 295's Annual Golf Tournament was held on June 6th 2011. A great time was had by all.
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Hamilton Sub
Pictures taken of the Hamilton Sun in the summer of 2007.
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Recognize Anyone?
Take a look back at who was training in 1987. Article provided by Don Whitney.
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2006 IFS Golf
259 - Sophie wins Women's Closest to the Pin at IFS Golf Tournament. 261 - Girls win Ladies Division at IFS Golf Tournament.
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A day at Nephton mines
July 2005 Nephton Mines. Engineer Kevin Barker, Conductor Steve Valade, and Brakeman Tom Stephens. Pictures provided by Tom Stephens.
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