Robert Archer Collection

ROBERT ARCHER COLLECTION
Railway MOW & Support Vehicle Pictures


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CN Hi Rail truck - Brampton Ont; April 2005 Freightliner from Hovey Industries - Brampton Ont. April 2005 Sterling from Hovey Industries - Brampton Ont; April 2005
CN Ford dump truck seen in Burlington Ont. September 2005 CN MOW trucks parked in Oakville ON , May 15 2005
CN MOW trucks parked in Oakville ON , May 15 2005 Piggyback van being used for storage.
SPERRY RAIL SERVICES International is at the Port Credit GO Station - May 2006 New Freightliner CPR MOW truck - April 2007
Hi-Rail truck from CN sub contractor ASPLUNDH - Port Credit, October 2007 The "taggers" have struck MOW rider car CP420983 -ex CP caboose 434621 - Cooksville, August 2007
This CN International MOW truck was parked at the CN yard in Oakville Ontario. I was able to get it from several angles - January 2008
This Freightliner MOW truck was seen at the GO Clarkson ON station - March 2011 This pick up truck is for use by a GO Transit Special Constable. GO Clarkson station - March 2011 The CPR still uses some station buildings for it's MOW Department. In Woodstock Ont a MOW truck was parked at the station on November 11 2011.
This CN crane truck, on a Hino cab and chassis, was seen near the CN-GO-VIA station at Aldershot Ontario. October 28, 2012. CN Mechanics Truck
This truck appears to be completely equipped to perform repairs to locomotives and other equipment at trackside instead of requiring maintenance shops. I saw it in Woodstock ON in July 2013 where a Trackmobile shunter was being repaired.
OSR MOW
The ONTARIO SOUTHLAND RAILWAY is a shortline that provides service over several former Canadian Pacific Railway branches in southern Ontario.
This Ford MOW truck was parked outside their shop in the village of Salford ON. July 2013
We saw a second HiRail truck from the OSR. This one had a crew aboard. They waited until the local switcher passed and then put down the rail wheels and drove onto the line to do some maintenance work. - Ingersoll Ont. July 2013.
These CP MOW trucks and this Sperry Rail Service truck were found at a motel in Mississauga. August 2013. This Brandt Road Railer Western Star operated by CP was parked near the Woodstock Ontario station on December 28 2014.



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