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By:Gary Everhart
Dates:6/3/1956 - 6/3/1956
Album Info:One of only 3 built for the Canadian Pacific.
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CP 0-10-0 #6952 - Canadian Pacific
Title:  CP 0-10-0 #6952 - Canadian Pacific
Description:  Sitting quietly in the Calgary's Alyth Yard is one of only three 0-10-0 locos built by the CP Angus Shops in 1914. These three were the only 0-10-0's on their entire roster (W1a class). Loco #6952 served faithfully until being scrapped in February of 1957 after 43 years. Original specs - 51" drivers, 200 psi boiler pressure, 23.5x30" cylinders, engine weight of 241,000 lb, impressive tractive effort of 55,225 lb. J.R. Quinn photo The RRPA data base does not recognize the 0-10-0 wheel configuration so that's the reason it's listed as an "unknown" wheel configuration.
Photo Date:  6/3/1956  Upload Date: 2/14/2020 11:47:56 AM
Location:  Calgary (Alyth), AB
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  CP 6952(UNKNOWN)
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