Owner: Canadian National Railways
Model:MLW 4-6-2Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:59474Order No:
Frame Number: Built:
Notes:1919, nee-CGR #490, scrapped in Oct, 1959
Other locos with this serial:  CN 5263(4-6-2)
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CN 4-6-2 #5263 - Canadian National
Title:  CN 4-6-2 #5263 - Canadian National
Description:  Sitting in a dead line with other steam locomotives is this 1919 Montreal Locomotive Works built 4-6-2 Pacific. Originally built for the Canadian Government Rwys (CGR) as their #490, it was transferred to the newly created Canadian National RR after the collapse of several Canadian railroads. Specs -serial #59474, class J-7a, 69" drivers, 200 psi boiler pressure, 24x28" cylinders, engine weight of 268,000 lb, tractive effort of 39,736 lb. The loco was scrapped in October of 1959. H.L. Goldsmith photo
Photo Date:  6/11/1958  Upload Date: 3/3/2019 12:31:47 PM
Location:  Stratford, ON
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Steam
Locomotives:  CN 5263(4-6-2)
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