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CP 2-8-2 5187 and a 5400 series Mikado pause at Guelph Junction with an Extra West in the fall of 1959 (unfortunately, I only have the slide processing date, not the exact date of the photo). Normal practice was for helper engines to continue as far as Orr's Lake...Diesel railroading just isn't the same!

(Special thanks once again to Dan Dell'Unto for his assistance in editing this shot.)
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Caption: CP 2-8-2 5187 and a 5400 series Mikado pause at Guelph Junction with an Extra West in the fall of 1959 (unfortunately, I only have the slide processing date, not the exact date of the photo). Normal practice was for helper engines to continue as far as Orr's Lake...Diesel railroading just isn't the same! (Special thanks once again to Dan Dell'Unto for his assistance in editing this shot.)

Photographer:
Doug Page [328] (more) (contact)
Date: 10/ /1959 (search)
Railway: Canadian Pacific (search)
Reporting Marks: CP 5187 (search)
Train Symbol: westbound (search)
Subdivision/SNS: Guelph Jct (search)
City/Town: Guelph Jct (search)
Province: Ontario (search)
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3 Comments
  1. Good Work Guys!

  2. This is a splended image and a great restorative work. Thanks for all the effort Doug and team!

  3. Extra 5187 West is doubleheading with 5405 to Quebec Street (London). Not much steam left by this date. Tuesday, Oct. 20th 2.00 P.M. these two plus 882 and 5118 were live plus 11 others in the roundhouse.

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