Canadian Corner: Canadian National Railway Steam Locomotives

Featured subjects this month are Canadian National Railway steam locomotives in various Ontario and Quebec locations:

  • CNR #8226 – Niagara Falls, ON – 9/6/53 (Lima 1923)
  • CNR #6302 – Niagara Falls, ON – 9/6/53 (Alco 1927)
  • CNR #6215 – Toronto, ON – 9/57 (MLW 1942)
  • CNR #5574 – Mimico, ON – 8/30/56 (MLW 1913)
  • CNR #5607 – Georgetown, ON – 6/57 (GT 1910)
  • CNR #6226 – Windsor, ON – 8/13/56 (MLW 1942)
  • CNR #3499 & 3415 – Montreal, PQ – 7/3/54 (MLW 1942/Alco 1913)
  • CNR Railcar Ferry “Manitowoc” – Windsor, ON – 8/13/56
  • CNR Depot & Ferry Docks – Windsor, ON – Date Unknown

Images courtesy of GodFatherRails.com and www.rr-fallenflags.org.


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Canadian Corner: Canadian National and Canadian Pacific Steam Locomotives

Featured subjects on March’s Canadian Corner post are Canadian National and Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotives in various Ontario and Quebec locations:

  • CPR #1227 – Montreal, PQ – 7/4/54
  • CPR #2397 – Montreal, PQ – 7/4/54
  • CPR #2826 – Ottawa, ON – 8/26/58
  • CPR #3426 – Ottawa, ON – 8/27/58
  • CNR #49 – Montreal, PQ – 7/3/54
  • CNR #6180 – Montreal, PQ – 7/3/54
  • CNR #6185 – Windsor, ON – 8/13/56
  • CNR #6226 – Windsor, ON – 8/13/56

All photos courtesy of Mr. John Dziobko, Jr., GodFatherRails.com.


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Canadian Corner: “End of the Line”

The subject for January’s Canadian Corner post is a documentation video describing the end of steam operations in Canada.  This video features interviews with railroad personnel reflecting on the change from steam to diesel and how it impacted their jobs:

Video courtesy of NFB via YouTube.

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Canadian Corner: Canadian National Railway Steam Locomotives

Featured subjects on December’s Canadian Corner post are Canadian National Railway steam locomotives in various Ontario locations:

  • CNR #3547 – Stratford, ON – 9/5/58
  • CNR #5601 – Stratford, ON – 9/5/58
  • CNR #5701 – Windsor, ON – 9/3/58
  • CNR #5702 – Toronto, ON – 9/4/58
  • CNR #6235 – Toronto, ON – 9/4/58
  • CNR #6247 – Toronto, ON – 9/4/58

All photos courtesy of Richard Leonard’s Rail Archive.


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Canadian Corner: Canadian Pacific Railway Steam Locomotives

Featured subjects on November’s Canadian Corner are Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotives in Montreal, Quebec in the 1950’s:

  • CPR #1256 – 11/10/57
  • CPR #2412 & #2426 – 6/22/59
  • CPR #2459 – 10/15/51
  • CPR #2461 – 6/22/59
  • CPR #2816 – 6/22/59
  • CPR #2822 – 6/23/59
  • CPR #2841 – 6/22/59
  • CPR #5114 – 6/23/59

All photos courtesy of www.railpictures.net.


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Canadian Corner: Canadian National Railway Steam Locomotives

Featured subjects this month are Canadian National Railway steam locomotives in various Ontario locations:

  • CNR #3490 at Bayview Junction – Hamilton, ON
  • CNR #5701 – Kitchener, ON
  • CNR #5704 – London, ON
  • CNR #7216 – Stratford, ON
  • CNR Spadina Street Roundhouse & Yards – Toronto, ON
  • CNR Bathurst Street Yards – Toronto, ON

All photos courtesy of Mr. Walter Taylor.


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Canadian Corner: Canadian National Railway Steam Locomotives

Featured subjects on this month’s post are Canadian National Railway steam locomotives in various Ontario locations:

  • CNR #1541 – Hagersville, ON – 8/11/57
  • CNR #2627 – Niagara Falls, ON – 8/31/58
  • CNR #3480 – Niagara Falls, ON – 8/15/58
  • CNR #6304 – Caledonia, ON – 8/10/57
  • CNR #6214 – Spadina Roundhouse, Toronto, ON – 8/30/58
  • CNR #6233 & #5296 – Spadina Roundhouse, Toronto, ON – 9/15/58

All photos courtesy of Mr. Ron Wright at www.rwrightrr.com.


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