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by Harold A. Skaarup   www.SilverHawkAuthor.com   
 
Steam Locomotives and Trains of Canada

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6400, 1936.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3348348)

Canadian Steam Locomotives 

 

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6400, 1936.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3527918)

This page is dedicated to my grandchildren Cole and Ashley, both of whom are avid lovers of steam locomotives.

The data found on this page has been compiled by the author.  Any additions, correctons or amendments to this list of Steam Trains on display in Canada would be most welcome.

Data presented here is current to 13 Jan 2017.

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6154, left and No. 6404, 1943, right.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3196398 and 3625613)

If you have photographs of trains listed here that you are willing to share, or know of preserved Canadian trains missing from this list, updates would be most welcome and may be e-mailed to the author at hskaarup@rogers.com.

Steam locomotives

Locomotives Samson and Albion on a flatcar, ca 1928.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3348228)

This early 0-6-0 steam locomotive named "Samson" was used by the General Mining Association in 1838.  It is on display in the Museum of Industry, Stellarton, Nova Scotia.  (Author Photo)

The Champlain & St. Lawrence Railway was the first Canadian railway, chartered in 1832.  It ran for a distance of just over 22.5 km (14 miles) from 21 July 1836 and linked Laprairie on Lake Champlain with the city of Montreal in Quebec.  A 0-4-0 Stephenson Samson steam locomotive pulled two coaches on a round-trip from Laprairie.  In 1851 an extension was added to this rail line to Rouses Point in New York.

This early 0-6-0 steam locomotive operated from Montreal, Quebec.  (Library and Archives Canada Photos, MIKAN Nos. 3348226 and 3348227)

Grand Trunk Railway Locomotive No. 209, “Trevithick”, Montreal, 1860.  (Library and Archives Canada Photos, MIKAN Nos. 3194178 and 3630113)

Grand Trunk Railway No. 417 with Marquis of Lorne, Governor General of Canada.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3273291)

Early 2-4-0 Locomotive “John Bridge” and crew.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3607688)

S & L locomotive 1 n.d.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3607670)

CPR Locomotive No. 222 on a railway trestle, Dec 1883.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3194433)

City of Winnipeg, Hydro Locomotive No. 3, 1890.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3206038)

Canadian Northern Railway 4-4-0 Locomotive No. 3, “Josephine”, 1892-1919.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3230761)

CPR Locomotive No. 218, Algoma Mixed service, 9 July 1887.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3224561)

Canadian Pacific Railway Locomotive No. 374 with Fireman G. Taylor and Engineer P. Righter.  23 May 1887.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3191726)

Canadian Pacific Railway 4-4-0 Locomotive No. 227, ca 1890.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3224564)

Great Western Railway Locomotive No. 126, Freight Type, ca. 1834-1892.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3516141)

Canadian Pacific Railway 2-6-0 Locomotive No. 410, 1890.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4203779)

Canadian Pacific Railway 2-6-0 Locomotive No. 415, ca 1890.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4203780)

Canadian Pacific Railway 4-4-0 Locomotive No. 349, before 1899.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3203940)

Lake Erie and Detroit River 2-6-0 Locomotive No. 34.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4619806)

Lake Erie and Detroit River 2-8-0 Locomotive No. 51.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4619807)

Locomotive No. 5, 4-4-0, Toronto, Hamilton and Buffalo Railway Company, Hunter Street tunnel.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3192191)

Great Western Railway, Locomotive No. 8, Dakin.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3353743)

Royal Tour Group seated on front of engine of Royal Train, Glacier, British Columbia, between 29 Sep and 4 Oct1901.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No.3574532)

Wreck of an artillery train, Enterprise, Ontario, 9 Jun 1903.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3260709)

St. Lawrence & Ottawa Railway Locomotive No. 9, "Lucy Dalton".  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3623266)

Locomotive No. 17 of the Toronto, Hamilton and Buffalo Railway Company.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3192161)

Old cylinder type locomotive, Hutton, British Columbia.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3348653)

Toronto, Hamilton and Buffalo Railway Company, ca 1910.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3229413)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6126, Toronto.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3237862)

Canadian National Railway Train Station, Toronto, 29 June 1925.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3656111)

Canadian Pacific Railway Locomotive No. 1104, 1906.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3224563)

Canadian Pacific Railway Locomotive No. 2227, 1911.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3224562)

Steam Engine No. 1057, which was built in December of 1912 by Montreal Locomotive Works.  The 1057 ran excursions in Saskatchewan, Owen Sound, and Havelock. It was put on display in 1960 but was restored to working order in Toronto in the 1970s. Since then it has run between Toronto and Orangeville, Guelph to Goderich, and for three years it was sponsored by the federal government to run between Ottawa and Wakefield. Its latest placement has been on the South Simcoe Railway in Tottenham, Ontario.  Dominion Day, 1974.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4399952)

G.T.P. locomotive, first train to leave Prince Rupert.  1915.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3391379)

Toronto-Hamilton Highway Commission Engine No. 2, Oakville, 22 Sep 1915.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3391662)

Toronto-Hamilton Highway Commission Engine No. 3 and train with cement.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3391661)

G.T.P. locomotive, Prince Rupert.  1915.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3816862)

Canadian Light Railroad Officers making use of an observation car, built in their yards near Lens. September, 1917.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3395300)

A Canadian narrow guage armoured train taking ammunition up to the line through a badly shelled village. Sep, 1917.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3395289)

Canadian Pacific Railway Locomotive No. 2321, “Santa”.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3224551)

Canadian Pacific Railway Locomotive No. 2638, ca 1920-1930, Calgary, Alberta.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3224553)

Locomotive No. 37, Quebec Central Railway.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3391628)

Canadian Northern Railway 2-8-0 Locomotive No. 2489, 1934.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3516147)

Grand Western Railway Locomotive No. 103, 1936.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3353742)

Grand Western Railway Locomotive "Scotia", 1936.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3353744)

Enine No. 26 on a railway bridge.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4298014)

Grenville & Carillon Railway Locomotive, Ottawa, 1936.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3353739)

Locomotive No. 197.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3607655)

Locomotive No. 120 of the Temiskaming and Northern Ontario Railway, 1907.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3391668)

Crane lifting a steel water tank away from Locomotive No. 6016, in Quebec.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3527116)

Locomotive No. 407, Palmerston, Ontario.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3607656)

Canada Atlantic Railway Train. October, 1893.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3392712)

Canada Atlantic Railway Train. October, 1893.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3392710)

Canadian Pacific Railway Engine No. 2227, crossing a bridge.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3402657)

Canadian Northern Railway Locomotive No. 416, 1899-1918.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3516145)

Canadian National Railways Engine No. 5547 in snow.  1927.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3350348)

Manitoba and Northwestern Railway Locomotive No. 7, 1890.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3623581)

Newfoundland Railway Locomotive No. 1002.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3607661)

Ottawa and Gatineau Railway Locomotive No. 7, Gracefield, Quebec, 1890.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3192268)

QRL&P Locomotive No. 3.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3607667)

 

Quebec & Lake St-John Railway Locomotive, ca 1870s.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3231617)

Quebec, Montreal, Ottawa and Occidental Railway Locomotive No. 23, “Lotbinière”, 1878.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3402670)

Toronto & Northern Railway Locomotive No. 6, “Uxbridge”.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3391671)

Toronto, Hamilton & Buffalo Railway Locomotive No. 16, 1920s.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3229407)

Pere Marquette, 2-6-0, locomotive No. 816, 1922.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4620256)

Canadian Pacific Railway No. 313 Heavy Grade Engine used in assisting trains to summit of Rockies, ca. 1939.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3402582)

M.C.R.R. (C.S.Div.) 8403 on Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen & Engineers Special train, Windsor to Niagara Falls, Ont. passing St.Thomas without stopping.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3277356)
Canadian Northern Railway locomotive No. 2036 at Mair station Saskatchewan.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3402404)
Train Crew, first train over the Grand Trunk Pacific, Scott, Saskatchewan, ca 1900-1910.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3391295) 

Locomotive stopped on a platform, ca 1930s.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 2265701)

C.N.J. Engine No. 775 with Train.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3611405)

 

Canadian Pacific Locomotive No. 1201 in motion.  (Photo courtesy of CMST, DaMongMan)

Grand Trunk Locomotive 2194, 1924.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349361)

Central Vermont Railway Locomotive No. 702.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3527095)

Canadian National Railways Locomotive No. 2591.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3350499)

Canadian National Railways Locomotive No. 2648.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349712)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 2800, 1926.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349121)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 2800, 1926.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349123)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 2800, 1926.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 334912)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 2800, 1926.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349120)

Locomotive No. 2901 of the Canadian Pacific Railway, c. 1926. Mountain type locomotive run Ottawa to Chalk River.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3391192

Canadian National Railways Locomotive No. 3198, 1926.  (Library and Archives Canada Photos, MIKAN Nos. 3349112 and 3349117)

Canadian National Railways Locomotive No. 3198, 1926.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349114)

Canadian National Railways Locomotive No. 3198, 1926.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349115)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 2801, 1926.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349126)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 2801, 1926.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349127)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 3198, 1926.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349111)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 3198, 1926.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349110)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 3800, 1930.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3528113)

Canadian Pacific Railway Motor car, LaSalle Spur Line near Montreal, Quebec, 1928.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3392627)

Canadian National Railways Locomotive No. 1613. (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3348603)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 5140, 1934.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3527947)

Canadian National Railways Locomotive 8364, 1934.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3527943)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 5301, 1934.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3527942)

NT Bullet Train.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3590725)

Great Western Canada Railway, "Backstone Baker" Standard Freight Locomotive, 1936.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3353741)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6162, 1936.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3527922)

Canadian Pacific Railway Locomotive No. 3001.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3553685)

Canadian National Railway Locomotives Numbers 6401, 6400 and 6402, 1936.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3527892)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6400, 1936.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3355711)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6400, 1936.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3348349)
Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6400, 1936.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3527918)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6400, 1936.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3355712)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6400, 1936.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3355704)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6400, 1936.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3527914)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6400, 1936.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3527919)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 3374, 1938.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3531097)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 3564, 1938.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3402302)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6401, 1938.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3348358)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6401, 1938.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3353820)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6028, 1939.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 335573)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6400, 1939.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3356691)

Steam locomotive 5522 (NS Lines), 1942.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3356764)

Grand Trunk Western diesel engine No. 6331, 1942.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3356766)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6404, 1943.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN Nos. 3625572 and 3625572)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6404, 1943.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3625613)

Locomotive smoking with a long train of freight cars, 1943.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3625629)

Temiscouata Railway Company Locomotive, ca 1945.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3226071)

Temiscouata Railway Company Locomotive, ca 1945.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3226069)

Canadian National Railways N4A 2-8-0 Locomotive No. 2616, on display at Head Lake, Haliburton, Ontario.  (Photo courtesy of Ryan1825)

Canadian National Railways U-2-e class 4-8-4 Locomotive No. 6167 on display at Guelph, Ontario (Montreal Locomotive Works No. 69262 of 1940).  (Photo courtesy of JYolkowski)

Canadian National Railways “Confederation” 4-8-4 Express Locomotive No. 6100.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3350315)

Pt. St. Charles Canadian National Railways (CNR) shops - hoisting a 6100 locomotive, 1929.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3348631)

Canadian National Railways Locomotive No. 6015, built in 1923, on display at Jasper, Alberta.  (Photo courtesy of Zeitlupe)

Canadian National Railway; (ex-Canadian Northern Railway) Class H-4-a 4-6-0 Locomotive (initially No. 1223, renumbered as Locomotive No. 1520 in 1956) built by CLC (No. 738 of 1906) at the Canadian Railway Museum, Montreal.  (Photo courtesy of Hugh Llewelyn)

Canadian National Railway Class S-1a, 2-8-2, Locomotive No. 3239, built by CLC at the Canadian Railway Museum, Montreal.  327 “S-1” Mikados of various sub-classes were built 1913-26 by CLC, MLW, ALCO, Baldwin and the CN's own shops for the Canaddian Government Railways, the Grand Trunk Railway and their successors the CNR.  (Photo courtesy of Hugh Llewelyn)

Canadian National Railways (ex-Canadian Government Railways) Class “S-1” 2-8-2 Locomotive No. 3377 (ex-CGR No. 2977), built by CLC (Works No. 1582) in 1919.  327 Class “S-1's” were built by CN, CLC, MLW, ALCO & Baldwin 1913-26 for CGR, GT & CN.  Steamtown, Bellows Falls.  (Photo courtesy of Hugh Llewelyn)

Canadian National Railways (ex-Grand Trunk Railroad) Class “X-10a” 4-6-4WT Locomotive No. 47 (ex-GT No. 1542), MLW No. 54896 of 1914, and used on Montreal commuter trains.  Steamtown, Bellows Falls.  (Photo courtesy of Hugh Llewelyn)

Canadian National Railways, train hauling 52 cars loaded with paper.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349650)

Canadian National Railways Class (ex-Canadian Government Railways) J-7b 4-6-2 Locomotive No. 5288 (MLW No. 60483 of 1919) which was built to the USRA Light Pacific design.45 J-4a & b’s were built by MLW 1918-19 for the Canadian Government Railway (withdrawn 1957-1961) which became a constituent of the CN; 10 J-7c’s were built by MLW for Canadian National Railways (withdrawn 1959-1961).  Steamtown, Bellows Falls.  (Photo courtesy of Hugh Llewelyn)

Canadian National Railway (ex-Canadian Government Railways) Class “K-2b” 4-6-2 Locomotive No. 5550 built by MLW in 1916 at the Canadian Railway Museum, Montreal. 14 “K-2” Pacifics of various sub-classes were built in 1913-16 for the CGR and withdrawn in 1954-1961.  (Photo courtesy of Hugh Llewelyn)

Locomotive No. 81 preserved as monument in Palmerston, Ontario.  It was built in 1910 by the Canadian Locomotion Company in Kingston.  It was retired from service in 1957.  (Photo courtesy of Balcer)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 2747 was the first of 33 steam locomotives built by the Canadian National Railway in its shops at Transcona, Manitoba, and it was the first locomotive built in Western Canada. This Consolidation type locomotive was completed April 1926 and since 1960 has been on static display in a park on Plessis Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba.  (Photo courtesy of Wtshymanski)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 3254.  Steamtown.  (Photo courtesy of JPMueller)

Canadian National Railway Locomotive No. 6077, Prescott Park in Capreol, part of Greater Sudbury, Ontario.  (Photo courtesy of P199)

Canadian National 4-8-4 Locomotive No. 6213 at Toronto, Ontario.  (Photo courtesy of Das48)

Canadian National 4-8-4 Locomotive No. 6213 at Toronto, Ontario.  (Photo courtesy of Lance Gleich)

Canadian Pacific Railway Locomotive No. 2816, “Empress” at a stop in Sturtevant, Wisconsin.  (Photo courtesy of Andyring)

Canadian Pacific Railway Locomotive No. 2317, G-3-c series 4-6-2 “Pacific”-type steam passenger service locomotive built at the Montreal Locomotive Works in June, 1923.  In service with the CPR for 36 years before being retired in 1959, the road operated a total of 173 of these steam locomotives of which only two survive.  (Photo courtesy of Centpacrr)

Canadian Pacific Railway Class “D10h” 4-6-0, Locomotive No. 1098 built 1913 at Steamtown, Bellows Falls, Vermont. 74 “D10h”'s were built or rebuilt from earlier D10 classes 1912-13 and withdrawn by 1966.  (Photo courtesy of Hugh Llewelyn)

Canadian Pacific Railway Class “G3d” 4-6-2 Locomotive No. 2341 built by MLW 1924 at the Canadian Railway Museum, Montreal.  173 were built 1919-48 by MLW, CLC and the CP's own shops; withdrawn 1941-60.  (Photo courtesy of Hugh Llewelyn)

Canadian Pacific Railway Class “F1a” or “Jubilee” 4-4-4 Locomotive No. 2929, built by CLC (No. 1943) in 1936.  5 “F1a's” and 5 “F2a's” were built in 1936 and 1938 respectively for high speed lightweight (200–500 tons) expresses between Montreal and Quebec City.  They were the last North American steam locos built specifically to win passengers back to the railway.  They were withdrawn 1957-61.  A very rare wheel arrangement indeed, but beautiful engines. At Steamtown, Bellows Falls.  (Photo courtesy of Hugh Llewelyn)

Canadian Pacific Railway H1d Class 4-6-4 “Royal Hudson" Locomotive No. 2850 (Montreal Locomotive Works 69100 of 1938), at the Canadian Railway Museum.  It pulled the Royal Train westbound across Canada in 1939 and received the Royal designation from King George VI.  (Photo courtesy of Fraccle)

Canadian Pacific Railway T1c Class 2-10-4 Locomotive No. 5931 of the Selkirk type used for passenger and freight services, on display in Calgary, Alberta.  (Photo courtesy of Tony Hisgett)

Canadian Pacific Railway, steel cafe-parlour car 6550, 1925.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3402641)

Canadian Pacific Railway, Open Mountain Observation Car 96.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3278211)

Montreal Locomotive Works, Locomotive No. 1007 for the Newfoundland Railway, May 1926.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3554025)

Montreal Locomotive Works, Locomotive 1007, engine, May 1941.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3554026)

View of a firebox and chassis of an X-Dominion locomotive being suspended by an overhead crane during construction of the locomotive, Nov 1943.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3197890)

Canadian Pacific locomotive, Central Bridge Construction Company, Sep 1943.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3626155)

Cleaning a fast freight locomotive in the roundhouse, Edmonton, Alberta, Jan 1943.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3194192)

Steam Locomotives in New Brunswick

Engine No. 5270.

Class: J-7-a.

Wheel Configuration: 4-6-2.

Gauge: 4’-8½”.

Railroad Line: CNR.

Builder:  Montreal Locomotive Works No. 59482.

Year: 1918.

Location: Centennial Park, Moncton, NB.

 

Engine No. 1009.

Class: F-1-b.

Wheel Configuration: 4-6-0.

Gauge: 4’-8½”.

Railroad Line: CNR, Salem & Hillsborough Railroad.

Builder:  Montreal Locomotive Works No. 51132.

Year: 1912.

Location: Hillsborough, NB.

 

Engine No. unknown.

Class: unknown.

Wheel Configuration: 0-4-0T.

Gauge: 4’-8½”.

Railroad Line: Wilkes Barre

Builder:  TBC.

Year: TBC.

Location: TBC.

 

Engine No. 2.

Class: unknown.

Wheel Configuration: 0-6-0T.

Gauge: 4’-8½”.

Railroad Line: Comm Portland Cement.

Builder:  TBC.

Year: TBC.

Location: TBC.

 

Engine No. 308.

Class: unknown.

Wheel Configuration: 4-4-2T.

Gauge: 4’-8½”.

Railroad Line: New South Wales G

Builder:  TBC.

Year: TBC.

Location: TBC.

 

Steam Locomotives in Nova Scotia

Engine No. 1521.

Class: H-6-b.

Wheel Configuration: 4-6-0.

Gauge: 4’-8½”.

Railroad Line: CNR.

Builder:  Montreal Locomotive Works.

Year: 1905.

Location: Upper Clements Theme Park, Clementsport, NS.

 

Engine No. 5.

Class: Small Industrial Locomotive.

Wheel Configuration: 0-4-0T.

Gauge: 30”

Railroad Line: Nova Scotia Steel & Coal Co, later Dominion Steel & Coal, Trenton Works, Trenton, NS.

Builder:  Baldwin Locomotive Works, Philadelphia.

Name: "The Cute One".

Year: 1917.

Location: Museum of Industry, Stellarton, NS, Baldwin, 1917.

 

Engine No. 151.

Class: unknown.

Wheel Configuration: 0-4-0T.

Gauge: 36”

Railroad Line: Dominion Steel, Sydney Steel Division, NS.

Builder:  Montreal Locomotive Works.

Year: 1942.

Location: Museum of Industry, Stellarton, NS, Baldwin, 1917.

 

Engine No. unknown.

Class: unknown.

Wheel Configuration: 0-6-0.

Gauge: 4’-8½”

Railroad Line: General Mining Association.

Builder: Rayne & Burn.

Name: “Albion”

Year: 1854.

Location; Museum of Industry, Stellarton, NS.

Engine No. unknown.

Class: unknown.

Wheel Configuration: 0-6-0.

Gauge: 4’-8½”.

Railroad: General Mining Association.

Builder: Hackworth.

Name: “Samson”

Year: 1838.

Location: Museum of Industry, Stellarton, NS.

Engine No. 7260.

Class: unknown.

Wheel Configuration: 0-6-0.

Gauge: 4’-8½”.

Railroad: Intercolonial Railway (No. 809). Later with CNR (No. 7075), then Intercolonial Coal, then Drummond Coal Company, Westville, 1964.

Builder: Canadian Locomotive Company, Kingston, Ontario.

Year: 1906.

Location: Museum of Industry, Stellarton, NS.

 

Engine No. 42 (16).

Class: unknown.

Wheel Configuration: 2-6-0.

Gauge: 4’-8½”

Railroad: Dominion Coal (1901), Sydney & Louisbourg Railway (1952), Acadia Coal, Stellarton (1955), Cape Breton Steam Railway (1973).

Builder: Schenectady Locomotive Works, No. 27301.

Year: 1899.

Location: Museum of Industry, Stellarton, NS.

Canadian Electric Locomotives

Canadian National Railway oil electric Locomotive No. 9000, 1929.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3402342)

Canadian Northern Railway Electric Locomotive No. 602, 1914.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3228803)

London & Port Sandfield Railway, Electric Locomotive.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3237182)

Hamilton Radial Electric Double Truck Freight Motor Car No. 399, July 1920.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3603280)

Mail car, Ottawa Electric Railway Company.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3191695)

Ottawa Electric Railway - Open Motor Passenger Car No. 255, 1921.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3256823)

Moose Jaw Electric Railway, Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, c. 1909.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3401704)

London and Port Stanley Railway Co. electric car, 17 Nov 1915.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3191566)

Canadian National Railways Oil Electric Car No. 15828, 1925.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3348910)

Canadian National Railways Oil Electric Car No. 15819, 1926.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349015)

Canadian National Railways Oil Electric Car No. 15820, 1927.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3350298)

Canadian National Railways Oil Electric Car No. 15830, 1927.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3350298)

Canadian National Railways Oil Electric Articulated Car No. 15817.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349013)

Temiscouata Railway Company Electric Locomotive, ca 1945.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3226623)

N.St.C.& T. Ry 120 Type car, No. 129.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349690)

Electric coach at Kirkland Lake Station, this car ran between Swastika and Cheminis, Ontario, c. 1927.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3401701)

Ottawa Electric Railway scenic car, ca 1871-1900.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3401683)

Electric Engine No. 1307, St. Clair Tunnel Co., Sarnia, Ontario.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3392578)

All electric P.P.C. Car No. 4250 purchased from Cleveland Transit System 1952, to be renumbered 4675 T.T.C. 5 Jan 1953.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3657762)

M&SC Railway, Electric Locomotive No. 325.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349602)

M&SC Railway, Electric Locomotive No. 325.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349604)

Electric engines, Hydro Electric Canal between Niagara Falls and Queenston, Ontario, 22 Oct 1918.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3318119)

Electric engines, Hydro Electric Canal between Niagara Falls and Queenston, Ontario, 22 Oct 1918.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3318118)

MTC No. 3056 Youville Shope, 20 July 1943.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3612552)

13-ton, 240 H.P. Trolley Locomotive used for hauling coal on main levels, No. 1B Colliery, Dominion Coal Co., Glace Bay, Nova Scotia.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3373458)

Main Station bottom 350 ft. level, electric locomotive, M.J. O'Brien Ltd., Gowganda, Ontario.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3376984)

Canadian Diesel Locomotives

Grand Trunk Western diesel engine No. 7916, 1942.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3356765)

Pacific Great Eastern, Garibaldi, BC, 24 Aug 1954.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4307873)

Ontario Northland Train No. 1520, Brandon, Manitboa, 1954.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4308075)

CNR snow plough No. 55499, 1939.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3353868)

N.St.C.&T.Rlys push plough 39.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349663)

N.St.C.&T.Rlys push plough 39.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3349664)