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Museums segment


British Columbia

CPR S.S. Moyie sternwheeler preserved next to CP 437092 caboose. Kaslo, BC

Note: Moyie was the last sternwheeler of CPR British Columbia Lake and River Services.
It was retired after its last voyage April 27, 1957.


Alberta

Old Strathcona Foundation
End of Steel Park
103 Street and Saskatchewan Drive
Edmonton

CP 434054 acq. 1991 (ex 439315 nee 437329) Built Angus 1949 Edmonton 7/21/2006


. Vegreville

Elks/Kimsmen Park Highway 16A east
RV and tent sites, trout pond etc.

CN 79458 is opne daily. In the background is the world's largest Pysanka Easter Egg.


Manitoba

The Forks

1 Forks Market Road
Winnipeg

National Historic Site includes many attractions with 9 acre park canal.
Located nearby is the Winnipeg Railway Museum in VIA (ex CNR) Union Station.

CN 76602 acq. 1991 (6/1922 nee CNoR 75053)

Note: Also included are GWWD 351 combine, GWWD 354 coach, GWWD 401, 402 box cars.

Much more equipment (inc. Countess of Dufferin) at Union Station (formerly, CNR nee CNoR/GTP/NTR 1911)


Drop-In Centre (Seniors)
22 Main Street North,
Gilbert Plains

Former CNR (GTP) station 1900 (relocated). June 2016 Gordon Goldsborough

CN 78894 Wood Workers caboose (Formerly, Tourist Information Booth, on Main Street)


 

Dinsdale Park display 1st Street North, Brandon. Along the Assiniboine River.

6513 and van "431982".

CP 431982 numbered for the year it (and 6513) was acquired. Actual number 437096. Built CPR 1944.

CP 6513 sits with van behind chainlink fencing. S-3 MLW 79116 6/1952



CP 437010 acq.1990 Built 1942. Town display. Winnipeg Beach 8/24/2017

CN 79256 acq. c.2006HS-CN 6/1967 River Park Campground
Melita 8/08/2014 Steve Boyko

Note: The CN identity covered over with painting. Melita was on CP Estavan Sub. only, no CN!


Ontario

Acadia Acq. 1976 (ex CN 6 Acadia, 2/1969 ex Board of Railway Commissioners, 1972 nee CN 74).
CC&F 6/1921

Mohawk Inn, Campbellville

Subsequent owner 10/1985 Markham District Historical Museum, Markham.
Note: Includes CP caboose, snow plow and former CPR Locust Hill Station.

Red Caboose Mini Golf
454 Laclie Street, Orillia.

Note: The only caboose here is the one on the sign!

CN 79144 (Blt. CNR 10/1957) complete with TV antenna!
Pickett's Nurseries and Garden Supplies.
8850 Highway 27 (south of Rutherford Rd.)
Woodbridge. Jan. 2015

Note: Now site of FedEx Distribution Centre.

100 engineman's bunk car. NSC 1948. Preserved 7/2006 Gibson Transport for staff lounge. Alliston, ON.


Also displayed is a sectionmen's track motorcar sitting on a diamond relocated from a
nearby abandoned CN crossing, as well as a crossing protection signal. Eric May.

CN 79312 acq. 1991 HS-CN Town display. Redditt.

Two vans (above and below) private use as well as box car ex TH&B X-758/3082 nee 3620 CHRA T&Y

CN 78653 located here 1984-1996 moved to residence in Thornhill and then in 2019 donated to OERHA/HCR Ry.

Dowler-Karn private display. Acq. 8/2018 (ex PSTR privately owned, nee THB 63.) Retired 1987 NSC 8/1914.
Tower Rd. Next to CN Cayuga Sub.at right. Hwy. 3 Yarmouth Centre (near St.Thomas) July 28, 2021 Dave Hooton

CP 434540 acq. 1992. Angus 12/1975. Arbor Park, MacTier. October 11, 2008.
Located next to the public library 12 Muskoka Rd. at Station Street.
Open with volunteer members MacTier Railroad Heritage Society.
Model railway located near arena at 53B Haig St. behind Medical Centre.

THB 71 (acq. 7/2006) as B&B at Puddicombe Estate Farms and Winery, Winona, Ontario

Note: A 2 foot gauge park train operates here.

TH&B 71 (acq. 1987) beautifully restored and privately owned at PSTR in Port Stanley. 8/2004

CN 78491 beautifully restored and privately owned at PSTR.
Relocated by same owner to private residence.

CN 78491 lettered for fictitious Nith River, Grand Valley and Southern.
Privately owned, nicely restored inside and used as a poker club room!
Located on disused short siding on LE&N alongside Highway 24 (Water Street).
Cambridge, ON September 1, 1988

Note: Relocated 7/1990 to industry siding in Oakville by same owner an executive of the company.
He later upgraded to ex CP Business Car 10 and later still ex FEC Saint Lucie Sound
a stainless steel observation car! It later went to Cuyahoga Valley Scenic in Ohio
operating there and where it is currently undergoing a major interior renovation.


Museums and Private Collections

British Columbia

Bayview Place
Victoria, VI

Preservation and reuse of CPR roundhouse and other facilities
also rolling stock in co-operation with E&N Division of CRHA

 


Dewdney-Alouette Railway Society
22520 - 116th Avenue, Maple Ridge, BC
Model Railway in basement of museum.

CP 437115 (acq. 1991) CPR 9/1944. Maple Ridge Museum. Maple Ridge, BC 10/15/2008


Alberta

Heritage Park
1900 Heritage Drive S.W.
Calgary

There are different aspects to this massive park (127 acres) with a heritage village etc.
A very large collection of railway equipment is preserved here and an
operating steam train ride circles the grounds with four original stations.

CP 400884 with Jordan spreader 402829 behind it.


 

CN 78884 Mirror and District Museum.

CP 437203 Penhold & District Museum. 1 Waskasoo Ave. Penhold AB 12/13/2006

CN 78492 Provost and District Museum. .

CP 437309 Built CPR 1949. Strathmore & District Agricultural Society
160 Brent Blvd. Strathmore, AB 3/11/2006


Saskatchewan

Biggar Museum and Gallery.
105 3rd Ave. West
Biggar

Note: Long-abandoned GTP station built 1909 was finally demolished August 2018.

CN 79291


SOO Line Historical Museum
Weyburn

CP 437254 acq. 1991 built 1948 Photo 9/13/2009


Manitoba

Dauphin

CN 79727 acq. 1998 CN-PSC 9/1974 Next to CN station . 8/2016 Dauphin Rail Museum

CP 437180 acq. 1990 Built 1945 Souris Glenwood Railway Museum. Souris 7/2016


Ontario

Private collections not open to the public include Uptergrove Short Line (not even "Railway" ), Uptergrove ON;
Valleyview Railroad Museum, Thamesford, ON. and others. A private museum that was open to the public until
its recent closure is Memory Junction, Brighton, ON.


Brighton

Memory Junction

CN 78188 (acq. 7/1997 ex Chamber of Commerce, Trenton; ex 1993 Doon Heritage Cross Roads, Kitchener)
Brighton, ON August 9, 1999


 

Brockville Tunnel Interpretation Centre

Canada's first railway tunnel. 1860

Video history 3 1/2 minutes

Aquatarium Trackless train

South portal of tunnel. 1722 feet long.

sign

CP 437464 Built CPR 1954 6/09/2014

ENLARGE


Chatham

2 McLean Street (Queen and Williams Streets)

CN 9626 Baggage-Express acq. 3/1987 (ex VIA/CN 9626) NSC 12/1955 Photo 4/05/2010


Guelph

Guelph Historical Railway Association

CP 436994 acq. 1994 Built CPR 1941

CN 60337 acq. 2006 (ex CN 60337 work service tool car, nee 8990 baggage car) NSC 1950


Haileybury

106 displayed 2000 at Haileybury Heritage Museum, 575 Main St. Haileybury.
Note: Includes streetcar and tug boat as well as tourist information.


Kenora

CP 437473 displayed with 8120


Ottawa

Bytown Railway Society
Historical collection.

Note: Additional equipment not shown.

Former Thurso & Nation Valley 10 re# 5132 (nee Singer Manufacturing 1, Elizabethport NJ)
50-ton GE #28625 9/1946 Beautifully restored in operating condition.
CP 436436 beautifully restored! Built CPR Angus 1913.
Shown 2003 at the Canada Science & Technology Museum in Ottawa.


Rossport

Rossport Museum
321 Main Street
Contains small local musuem.

CP 437179 acq. 9/1988 (ex 439062 nee 437179) CPR 1945 Rossport August 17, 2020 S.Danko


Museum and Tourist Information
Township of Schreiber

 

Schreiber North Shore Express & Discovery Centre
Virtual train ride included.

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CP 4773 (ex 411733 nee 4773 baggage-express Built 1953) Acquired 2005. Freshly painted! 9/09/2020

CP 6539 (acq. 1994) S-3 MLW 81195 7/1955


Sharbot Lake

Central Frontenac Railway Heritage Society. "Kick and Push" Railway Heritage Park, Sharbot Lake, ON

"CP" 79717 acq. 5/2010 is actually nee CN 79717 CN/PSC 9/1974.
(Ex Ottawa Central 2006-2008, ex Smurfit-Stone Container, Portage-du-Fort, QC, AMXX 79717, 1992-2006).

 

Whiting Trackmobile nicely restored. 9/22/2017



Smiths Falls

Railway Museum Eastern Ontario


Thamesford

Valleyview Railroad Museum (private)

WAB 2622 May 1976 Note: Collection includes CN 78604 van.

CNR Thorndale station relocated to Thamesford.

GTR Thorndale station.


Thunder Bay

Kaministiquia River Heritage Park

VIA 6510 (ex CN 6510) FP9A GMD A640 12/1954. 7/16/2019
Note: All acquired 12/1994

VIA 5458 (ex CN 5458) coach CC&F 1954 7/16/2019

VIA 753 (ex CN 753 nee 5563 coach) Cafe-Lounge CC&F 1954 7/16/2019

VIA Estcourt (ex CN Estcourt) Sleeper (4 sections, 8 roomettes, 4 double bedrooms). PS 1954 7/16/2019


Founders' Museum and Pioneer Village
Thunder Bay

CP 434458 Upsala (88 miles west) relocated station. Theresa Milton July 2019

Muskeg Express No.1 Homemade! 7/16/2019


Marina Park, Prince Arthur Landing.
Thunder Bay

Marina Park with Lake Superior in background

CN 78175 acq. 1991 CN Transcona 1929


Timmins

Timmins Museum National Exhibition

325 Second Ave.

ONT 2311 work service van ex 96. NSC 1940 Originally preserved 1994.

Relocated December 12, 2020 from a still-born business in Powassan. (above/below)

 

 

 

 


White River

CP 437136 (acq. 1990) sits in a park setting next to Tourist Information Centre.
555 Elgin Street off Highway 17. White River, ON 8/15/2015


New Brunswick

Old Train Station Tourist Centre
St-Quentin

Model 2851 sits with two "cars" in front of replica station opened 6/2005.
Original station built 1920 demolished Fall 1983.
Mile 65.07 CN St-Quentin Subdivision.
April 8/2010 Steve Boyko

Model appears to be based upon a CPR Royal Hudson.

NBEC 1000 acq. 2009 (ex Abitibi-Consolidated 79593, nee CN 79593) CN-PSC 1972


Agricultural Museum of New Brunswick
Sussex

Railway exhibits Apohaqui station with Sussex crossing watchman's tower and van CN 79229. 2013

Apohaqui 1860 station (ex CNR ex ICR nee E&NA) recently repainted. June 2017
Note track removed and caboose gone to new owner.


Nova Scotia

Orangedale Railway Museum

CN 79873 and track motorcars on display. Also, Terra Nova business car. Purposes unknown.
Woodlands and Meadows Perennial Nursery and Gardens, 827 Blackrock Rd, Clifton.

CN 5227 (ex 40109, ex VIA 5227 nee CN 5227) CC&F 12/1937
Pier 21 Canadian Museum of Immigration, 1055 Marginal Rd, Halifax. August 2018


Prince Edward Island

Elmira Railway Museum

CN 78431 acq. 11/2019 CN-PSC 3/1943
Ex PEI Railway Heritage Ass'n, Kensington, PEI.
Nee McDonald's, West Royalty, PEI.

Interior of caboose.

CN Elmira station. Mariko Shikawa October 2016

Park train. August 2017 Sylvie Gionet

Motorcar ride. August 2017 Sylvie Gionet

Model railway layout. July 2018 Xia Zhu


Newfoundland

Marina Park
Holyrood

CN 6065 TerraTransport acq. 1989 NSC/PSC 2/1965
7/23/2013 Kenneth G. Pieroway


 

Miscellaneous

Quebec

Hinchinbrooke

CN 78674 (built CN Moncton 10/1949) Complete with manikin!
Private property in Athelstan. 12/03/2017 Digital restoration; Walter Pfefferle


Ontario

CN 78120 at the other end of "preservation" it was used by farm workers likely as a bunkhouse.
Strathroy, ON October 29, 1989


CN 78948 Gibson's Express, office for Stittsville Flea Market. 7/12/1989


Paul Puncher Men's Clothier
20 Regina St. South,. Waterloo

Note: Also, owns (acq. 2010) ex CN Waterloo station (nee GTR built 1910) in original location.

CN 79664 (acq. 2/1997)
Private office. October 22, 2000 Pierre Ozorak/Don Mc.Queen collection


Heritage Railway Company
Operates more than a half mile 15" gauge park train ride.
Little Lucy Dalton and Streamliner trains.
Memorial Drive west of Lee Park on the waterfront.
North Bay

CP 434505 (acq. 10/1996) Built CPR/Angus 3/1974.
North Bay. April 28, 1998 Chris Martin/Don Mc.Queen Collection


North Bay Model Railroad Club 13. Prior identity unknown.


New Brunswick

LOFX 79532 acq. 10/1994 (ex CN 79532) CN-PSC 1971 Meductic, NB Steve Boyko
Note: Relocated 2012 near North Bend, BC.

Two private (cottage?) vans on ex CN Centreville Sub. roadbed between Fredericton and Centreville.

LOFX 79750 acq. 1994 (ex CN 79532) CN-PSC 1/1975

CN 79294 (acq. 1991) HS-CN 1967 Sir Douglas Hazen Park, Oromocto 8/23/1996

Note: Relocated 2017 to Trenton, NS



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