Owner: Canadian National Railways
Model:MLW 4-8-4Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:68716Order No:
Frame Number: Built:
Notes:6/1943, class U-4-a, scrapped 11/1961
Other locos with this serial:  CN 6401(4-8-4)
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CN 4-8-4 #6401
Title:  CN 4-8-4 #6401
Description:  Here is another fine example of a Montreal Locomotive Works streamlined 4-8-4 Northern type built in June of 1936 for the Canadian National. Caught by H.L. Goldsmith as it sits in the dead/scrap line in the Stratford, Ontario yard, it waits for the scrapper's torch which finally comes in November of 1961. Specs - serial #68716, U-4-a class, 77" drivers, impressive 275 psi boiler pressure, 24x30" cylinders, engine weight of 280,280 lb, tractive effort of 52,457 lb.
Photo Date:  6/11/1958  Upload Date: 3/5/2019 7:28:18 AM
Location:  Stratford, ON
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6401(4-8-4)
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