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Alberta owned ex CN 4-8-2 6060 on a run from Jasper Alberta to Expo 86 in Vancouver passes Angus Horn siding along the North Thompson River. The train will tie up at Kamloops before continuing on to the coast
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Caption: Alberta owned ex CN 4-8-2 6060 on a run from Jasper Alberta to Expo 86 in Vancouver passes Angus Horn siding along the North Thompson River. The train will tie up at Kamloops before continuing on to the coast

Photographer:
Bill Hooper [219] (more) (contact)
Date: 05/29/1986 (search)
Railway: Canadian National (search)
Reporting Marks: CN 6060 (search)
Train Symbol: Westbound steam special (search)
Subdivision/SNS: MP 4.4. CN Clearwater Sub. (search)
City/Town: Angus Horn (search)
Province: British Columbia (search)
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3 Comments
  1. Dave: Yes
    Jacob: When Fed’s bought grain hoppers as a subsidy under Crow Rates, both Sask. and Alta. bought hoppers also. As this was a Govt of AB sponsored run they put together a train of export wheat entirely of Alberta owned hoppers

    Bill

  2. Looks like Heritage Fund. Train was probably sponsored by the Alberta Gov’t

  3. What are the hoppers for? Expo ’86 paint scheme?

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