Category: 1977

Halifax, Nova Scotia, 29 May 1977

Halifax, Nova Scotia, 29 May 1977

Halifax, Nova Scotia, 29 May 1977

Having just left the Halifax station, VIA/CNR #11, the “Scotian” to Montreal, departs with 7 cars behind an FPA4, F7b. At this time CNR had two trains in each direction between Halifax and Montreal.

Halifax, 28 May’77

Halifax, 28 May'77

Halifax, 28 May’77

This is VIA/CNR westbound #15, the “Ocean” from Halifax to Montreal, with 13 cars. Departure was underway behind an FPA4 and F7b (6765-6618) from the Halifax station.

CN #11 makes a station stop at Levis Quebec,…

CN #11 makes a station stop at Levis Quebec, across the St. Lawrence River is the Chateau Frontenac, a CPR Hotel.

06/25/1977

CN #11 makes it’s station stop at Levi…

CN #11 makes it’s station stop at Levis, with Quebec City’s Chateau Frontenac across the St Lawrence River

05/1977

GMD FP9A, Via CN # 6514, in CN stripes, is a…

GMD FP9A, Via CN # 6514, in CN stripes, is at track speed with the morning Rapido Via CN train # 63 on the approach to the Danforth crossovers. Power and consist typical for non peak travel time (Saturday morning departure), typical consist: baggage, Club Car (first class), Cafe coach and four coaches.

Scarborough, ON
June, 1977

At track speed: a twelve car train powered b…

At track speed: a twelve car train powered by a FP-9A-FPB4-RS18 (the latter a 3100) lashup is Via CN train #63 the Rapido at mile 280 CN Kingston subdivision on the approach to the Clarke crossovers.
Newcastle, ON
05/15/1977

Union StationToronto, ON October 31, 1977

Union Station
Toronto, ON

October 31, 1977

ONR 1508 on the Northland at Cochrane 7/2/1…

ONR 1508 on the Northland at Cochrane

7/2/1977

ONR 1602 switching cars for the Northland at…

ONR 1602 switching cars for the Northland at Cochrane on on July 2, 1977

Adding cars to the ONRs Northland at Cochran…

Adding cars to the ONRs Northland at Cochrane, ON

7/1/1977