Rolling Stock Business (and other) use of retired equipment.
A major expansion of this new gallery of old photos, mostly from regular contributor Don Mc Queen. Added (scroll to bottom) recent photo of Babbling Brook observation car in charter use.
Salem & Hillsborough Added 8245 ex CN S-12 JANUARY 1, 2018 HAPPY NEW YEAR! CNR Diesel MLW RSC-14 Added 1754 shortly before it was retired and donated to S&H tourist railway.Royal Trains CPR Royal Tour 1939 Added (link) map of route.CNR Royal Tour 1939 Added (link) map of route same as above. NYC-CASO-PC Added (scroll down) three photos of Hagersville Tower including last day. Late last month an article update omitted a link to an old article detailing the major rebuild of electric locomotives for INCO. ARTICLES CPR Ships GLSS Added (scroll to very bottom) link to new page with photos of S S Keewatin following its homecoming repatriation. One of four GE units acquired, the largest OSR power. Three different loco builders, three different paint schemes!Includes many vans and other freight and passenger cars for many uses. Sadly, many deteriorated and are still being scrapped after decades of non-rail ownership. Facilities CNR Roundhouses Added old undated view of Charlottetown PEI roundhouse and shops. New gallery starting with a great detailed 1923 street scene plus a ship (Built 1915 by CPR) and including current scenes used by several other public transportation services but no longer CPR owned or used. Added two links (below caption 1405) to weekly newspaper story and editorial covering the first diesel passenger train. Added (scroll to very bottom) two views of 8159 switching along waterfront in Windsor.Sky Train, Sea Bus, Greyhound, Pacific Coach Lines, and even a helicopter! Orangeville Yard Added link to Superior Portland Cement hand coloured postcard 1907 and message! Teeswater Subdivision Mount Forest spur added link to 1910 map of tracks and facilities. CPR Smiths Falls Division Added link to map of all railways Ottawa 1965.