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Canadian Pacific 4-6-2 No. 1278

Canadian Pacific 4-6-2 No. 1278 Previous Next Former Canadian Pacific 4-6-2 No.1278 was one of thirty class G-5-d engines built during 1948 at Canadian Locomotive Company in Kingston, Ontario. The G-5 class’s lightweight construction and modern design made the locomotives perfect for light-rail, branch line duty on CP’s passenger and freight trains. Development of the …

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US Navy 0-6-0T No. 4

US Navy 0-6-0T No. 4 Previous Next After the Revolutionary War, the Brooklyn Navy Yard was established on the bank of the East River in New York City. At the yard’s peak during World War II, 75,000 workers helped to repair numerous Atlantic Fleet ships while building such famous battleships as the USS North Carolina, …

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