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Owner: Canadian National Railways
Model:MLW 4-6-2Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:61878Order No:
Frame Number: Built:
Notes:6/1920, scrapped 8/1961
Other locos with this serial:  CN 5143(4-6-2)
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Double Heading a Coal Drag
Title:  Double Heading a Coal Drag
Description:  Great double header action shot taken by Anthony H. Perles. Note on back of photo states"CNR 5585 and 5143 (K-3) starting a westbound coal drag at London & Port Stanley interchange." Info on CN 5585 - Built by GTR shops, 1911, nee-GTR 210, boiler #1510, GTR class P1, renumbered by CN in 1923 to #5585. The loco was retired in August of 1956. Info on CN 5143 - MLW, June of 1920, J-4-e class, boiler #61878. The loco was retired August of 1961.
Photo Date:  7/17/1955  Upload Date: 7/7/2018 8:51:45 AM
Location:  London, ON
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Steam,Action
Locomotives:  CN 5585(4-6-2) CN 5143(4-6-2)
Views:  241   Comments: 1
LPS L2 & a pair of CN Pacifics
Title:  LPS L2 & a pair of CN Pacifics
Description:  A note on the back by photographer Anthony H. Perles states "L&PS L2 at CNR interdange, while CNR 4-6-2's 5585 and 5143 (class K-3) get under way with a coal drag westbound." The L2 )along with its 2 other sisters) was built in 1915 by GE of Canada for a cost of $29,367. After retiring, it was stored for a museum which never materialized. L2 was later sold privately and moved to the Toronto area. In February 1997, L2 was moved to the Halton County Radial Railway following its donation to the OERHA.
Photo Date:  7/17/1955  Upload Date: 3/28/2016 4:20:44 PM
Location:  London, ON
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Steam,Track
Locomotives:  LPS L2(Boxcab) CN 5585(4-6-2) CN 5143(4-6-2)
Views:  265   Comments: 2


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