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Roberval & Saguenay 2-6-0 #9 is pictured outside the roundhouse in Arvida QC, circa 1940.According to Colin Churcher's Industrial Locomotives in Canada page, R&S 9 was built by an unknown manufacturer in 1889 for the Pittsburgh & Lake Erie RR in the US, and acquired by the R&S through a locomotive dealer in 1919. It was sold for scrap in 1941.Bill Thomson collection photo (photographer unknown).
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Caption: Roberval & Saguenay 4-6-0 #9 is pictured outside the roundhouse in Arvida QC, circa 1940.

According to Colin Churcher's Industrial Locomotives in Canada page, R&S 9 was built by an unknown manufacturer in 1889 for the Pittsburgh & Lake Erie RR in the US, and acquired by the R&S through a locomotive dealer in 1919. It was sold for scrap in 1941.

Bill Thomson collection photo (photographer unknown).

Photographer:
Bill Thomson coll. (photographer unknown) [715] (more) (contact)
Date: Circa 1940 (search)
Railway: Roberval Saguenay (search)
Reporting Marks: R&S 13 (search)
Train Symbol: Not Provided
Subdivision/SNS: Not Provided
City/Town: Arvida (search)
Province: Quebec (search)
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One Comment
  1. At the risk of being pedantic, the engine in the picture is a 4-6-0. A typo perhaps?

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