British Columbia Railway
Squamish Subdivision
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Rail Traffic Controller
The RTC dispatches the railway using the occupancy control system as
defined in the 1990 CROR

Squamish Yardmaster
Squamish originates 2 trains during the session.These are the Squamish Wayfreight and the Squamish Cariboo through freight. In addition the squamish Industry switcher works out of the north yard.At least 3 trains will drop cars for Squamish. The yardmaster controls all traffic between yard limits since the RTC has no authority within yard limits.
North Vancouver Yardmaster
This is the southern terminus of the railway.Arriving cars go to local spots or the CN interchange. Three or 4 trains originate here.The yardmaster switches local spots and CN and makes up tomorrow's trains.There are 50 car spots in North Vancouver
TrainDescriptionFromToWork
North Vancouver way freightLocal FreightNorth VancouverSquamishSwitches Horseshoe bay, Porteau, Britannia and Squamish
Returns to North Vancouver with all the North Vancouver cars
Squamish way freightLocal FreightSquamishSetonSwitches Mons, Pemberton, Evans, McGillvray and Seton
Returns to Squamish with all the cars picked up.
Squamish Industry turnLocal FreightSquamishSquamishSwitches the Town spur, Main south of yard limits, Squamish terminals and the shops
The train works out of the North yard.
Checkamus way freight Local FreightCayooshSquamishA Cariboo Western train that switches Checkamus.
After switching Checkamus it runs to Squamish, drops it's cars, picks up cars
and returns to Cayoosh.
Cariboo DaylinerPassenger trainNorth Vancouver
Lillooet
Lillooet
North Vancouver
This trains consists of RDCs and has stops at
North Vancouver, Squamish, Checkamus, Mons, Pemberton and Lillooet.
On the layout it runs north one day and back the next.
Vancouver-Peace
Peace-Vancouver
Through FreightNorth Vancouver
Chetwynd
Chetwynd
North Vancouver
These trains run across the whole layout.
On the prototype it serves the peace country and usually carried priority freight.
Squamish-Cariboo
Cariboo-Squamish
Through FreightSquamish
Lillooet
Lillooet
Squamish
Because there is more traffic on the layout than the prototype.
These trains usually run instead of the prototypical Vancouver-Cariboo.
Vancouver-Omenica
Omenica-Vancouver
Through FreightNorth Vancouver
Lillooet
Lillooet
North Vancouver
These are another pair of trains that run across the whole layout.
On the prototype these trains ran to and from Prince George.
CWR empty coal coal dragNorth VancouverCayooshThis train will sometimes run to CWR staging with empty coal cars..

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