Category: 1976

FP9A 1411 leads The Canadian with a short co…

FP9A 1411 leads The Canadian with a short consist. 11/17/1976
Ottawa, ON
T.Grumley/Joseph Testagrose Collection

CP GP9s no. 8514 & 8529 lead The Canadia…

CP GP9s no. 8514 & 8529 lead The Canadian west out of Mission City on the last lap into Vancouver, BC. Today this CP mainline sees commuter trains between Mission City and Vancouver as well as CP freight traffic.

February, 1976

Delaware & Hudson PA-4 #17 (following it…

Delaware & Hudson PA-4 #17 (following its rebuild from Morrison-Knudsen) with what is probably Amtrak’s “Adirondack” (New York – Albany – Montreal) at Montreal, Quebec in September of 1976.

NB Adirondack Whitehall, NY8/25/1976

NB Adirondack

Whitehall, NY
8/25/1976

NB Adirondack is south of Whitehall station …

NB Adirondack is south of Whitehall station

8/25/1976

Northbound Adirondack Mechanicville, NY8/24…

Northbound Adirondack

Mechanicville, NY
8/24/1976

PA4 16 waits to head north to Montreal with …

PA4 16 waits to head north to Montreal with the Adirondack. A crew member would add the missing flag before heading north.

Rouses Point, NY
July 04, 1976

The northbound Adirondack swings around Sout…

The northbound Adirondack swings around South Junction on its final run into CP’s Windsor station. The evening sun casts a yellow glow on the classic PA.

Montreal, QB
June, 1976

The D&H Adirondack waits to clear custom…

The D&H Adirondack waits to clear customs as a leased CP Rail RS3 looks on.

Rouses Point, NY

March 23, 1976

The eastbound Reading Crusader stops at Jenk…

The eastbound Reading Crusader stops at Jenkintown

3/23/1976