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Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 No. 6325

Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 No. 6325 Previous Next Constructed in 1942 by American Locomotive Company’s Schenectady Works, Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 No.6325 hauled both wartime freight and passenger trains between Detroit and Chicago. The smallish Northern Types were well-suited for the GTW’s needs; they were powerful and quick and handled such trains as the Maple …

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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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