Flat cars assigned to loading GMD export diesels
Refrigerated box car One of a number of special paint schemes done as a marketing promotion.
Insulated box car
Newsprint box car
When I was a kid in the 1950s I watched old box cars like these
ones being pushed over on their sides and set on fire to get rid of
the wood! The location (gone now) is in the middle of London Ont., and
south of the main line from the old car shops. Could you imagine the
CN doing that now! London October 1982 Jim Booth
New piggyback 52 foot 6 inch flat car with new CN Cartage Services (LCL freight) trailers.
Great advertising! CN 663468 piggyback flatcar holding two short railway-owned trailers. 1950's Jim Parker
823012 with two empty short trailers stacked up.
C.N. 52651 air dump 30 cu.ft.
72371 old 40 foot box car with Maple Leaf Serves All Canada
emblem next to newer 576935 with modern CN logo.
97149 "long" hopper 75 ton capacity 25 tons tare weight
CN 168104 a 48 foot steel underframe 16 stall horse car. One of only
two remaining including 168103.
See also; 830001 (scroll down)
290333 40 foot plug door box car 3000 cu.ft. Built 11/1960
400653 50 foot box with plug door.
CN 405417 36'0" steel underframe wooden box car 5 foot door. 2472
cubic feet. Built 2/1919
CN 412668 36'0" steel underframe wooden box car 5 foot door. 2472 cubic feet. Built 1/1918 Bud Laws Collection
CN 429049 40' steel box car (429000-429999) and many more were used
in grain service Churchill-Thunder Bay
CN 429407 "STORAGE CAR 1" unknown user. Vancouver 6/13/1976
C.N. 528388 40 foot 50 ton 3900 cu.ft. steel box car
536832 40 foot box car Note grade B symbol for lower grade of freight to left of door.
555341 50 foot double door box with plug door and sliding door.
557420 special paint scheme for EXPO 86 long after the event.
571599 40 foot box with 8 foot door for use by tow motor.
CN 574599 steel underframe wooden double door box car. Note open slats.
587301 double door box car
590575 double door box car.
CN 730009 Double Deck Automobile Transporter box car. Unique to CN they were somewhat shortlived.
810472 stock car
815020 double deck stock car. Ontario stock yards West Toronto.
815075 double deck stock car with upper deck door slid open.
These cars were used for small animals such as pigs etc.
815169 view showing end detail of upper extension of carbody.
830001 Horse car 16 stalls 47' 8" inside length. Capy. 80,000
See also; 168104 (scroll up)
855220 modified with roof extension to increase bulk carrying capacity.
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