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Caption: Canadian Pacific SW1200RS 8161 switches the Seagram's Distillery plant in Waterloo. The locomotive is coming back onto the street-running portion of the Grand River Railway line on Caroline Street, at Mile 15.4 of GRR's Waterloo Sub. The GRR and LE&N were operated as an operating division of CPR, and while the power was lettered CP, in the timetables and on the Preston facilities GRR and LE&N were used.
8161 was one of the trio of regularly-assigned GRR units 8160-8162, that operated on CP's old Electric Lines (GRR and LE&N) based out of Preston. When one went to Toronto for maintenance, it was always insisted that "their" unit be returned back to the GRR (a lot of the time if a unit stayed at an outpost for an extended period of time, the crews took better care of it).
The Seagram plant, which was the original Seagram distillery built during 1857 in Waterloo, closed in 1992 and has since been converted to condos and office space. Street-running along Caroline St. ended in July 1993 when the last train lead by 8161 and sister 8162 traversed this GRR trackage. 8161, not rebuilt in the 1200-series rebuild program of the 1980's, was sold off in 2004.