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Rolling through Sunnyside on a hazy morning around 9am, CN passenger train #14 (Chicago to Montreal) heads eastbound towards Union Station in downtown Toronto, with GTW GP9's 4900 and 4901 leading a CN RS18, F9B and FP9 6519. The Gardiner Expressway is visible at the lower left, and on the right is St. Joseph's Hospital and the TTC's Roncesvalles Carhouse (note the red and cream PCC streetcars visible).
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Caption: Rolling through Sunnyside on a hazy morning around 9am, CN passenger train #14 (Chicago to Montreal) heads eastbound towards Union Station in downtown Toronto, with GTW GP9's 4900 and 4901 leading a CN RS18, F9B and FP9 6519. The Gardiner Expressway is visible at the lower left, and on the right is St. Joseph's Hospital and the TTC's Roncesvalles Carhouse (note the red and cream PCC streetcars visible).

Photographer:
Bill Thomson [538] (more) (contact)
Date: October 1960 (search)
Railway: Canadian National (search)
Reporting Marks: GTW 4900, 4901 (search)
Train Symbol: CN 14 (search)
Subdivision/SNS: Sunnyside - CN Oakville Sub (search)
City/Town: Toronto (search)
Province: Ontario (search)
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3 Comments
  1. Beautiful shot of the Toronto I remember from my childhood.

  2. Very cool. Here’s a similar view from last fall:
    http://www.railpictures.ca/?attachment_id=30789

  3. Whoa… .impressive…

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