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Do not recall if I ever posted a photo of CN 70-tonner #35 before.  Anyway, here it is, sitting out back of the diesel shop (along with #30) in Charlottetown PEI on a rather dull afternoon. This and the rest (4?) of the 70 tonners left on the Island in 1977 were gone by late 1983. No idea where #35 ended up. Perhaps the scrapper?
In the fall of 1977 I recall #'s 30, 35, 40 and 41 were still toiling for CN, but never did see 41. It might have departed by then. Rails have been silent on PEI since 1989. What a shame.
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Caption: Do not recall if I ever posted a photo of CN 70-tonner #35 before. Anyway, here it is, sitting out back of the diesel shop (along with #30) in Charlottetown PEI on a rather dull afternoon. This and the rest (4?) of the 70 tonners left on the Island in 1977 were gone by late 1983. No idea where #35 ended up. Perhaps the scrapper? In the fall of 1977 I recall #'s 30, 35, 40 and 41 were still toiling for CN, but never did see 41. It might have departed by then. Rails have been silent on PEI since 1989. What a shame.

Photographer:
A.W.Mooney [1908] (more) (contact)
Date: 09/16/1977 (search)
Railway: Canadian National (search)
Reporting Marks: CN 35 (search)
Train Symbol: n/a (search)
Subdivision/SNS: CN diesel shop (search)
City/Town: Charlottetown (search)
Province: Prince Edward Island (search)
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