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photoblog image Canadian National Railways... Engine 5107

Canadian National Railways... Engine 5107

 

This is on display at the Ron Morel Memorial Museum, Kapuskasing...
 
Built by Montreal Locomotive Works in May of 1919
Wheel arrangement: 4-6-2, Pacific type
CNR Classification: J-4-d

Canadian National Railways... Engine 5107

 

This is on display at the Ron Morel Memorial Museum, Kapuskasing...
 
Built by Montreal Locomotive Works in May of 1919
Wheel arrangement: 4-6-2, Pacific type
CNR Classification: J-4-d

comments (17)

That is a good looking engine!
....peter:): thank you Rose... Engine 5107 has been around for about a hundred years....petersmile
That is a cool shot.
I worked for BC Rail until CN bought us (somewhat illegally.)
....peter:): my brother Bob started with CP Rail and when they had a strike around 1960 he got on with CN... he put in his 40 years...Michael... be ran the VIA from Windsor to Toronto for about 16 years....petersmile
A good looking loco Peter, brand new ?
....peter:): thanks Frank... i see that you got your anser from Ayush....petersmile
i am pleased to see this hundred year old loco, Peter.
....peter:): it was a powerful locomotive Ayush... i am going with the hundred years... good eye....petersmile
I just got my centuries mixed up Peter !!
....peter:): those digits seem to move aroun the pages Frank....petersmile
  • Ray
  • Thailand
  • 11 Nov 2019, 01:05
She is a Thing Of Beauty, P&P.
....peter:): i agree Ray... she looks good for 100 years old....petersmile
Certainly a handsome engine!
....peter:): they made them to last back then Elizabeth....petersmile
  • Chris
  • England
  • 11 Nov 2019, 06:34
For its age - a hundred years old - it looks in fine condition
....peter:): she has been very well maintained over the 100 years Chris....petersmile
  • Lisl
  • England
  • 11 Nov 2019, 06:40
That is very smart, Peter
....peter:): it's a wonderful 100 year old locomotive Lisl....petersmile
Une très belle locomotive Peter et sans aucun doute un très beau memorial. Je vous embrasse tous les 3
....peter:): c'est une merveilleuse locomotive centenaire, Marie ... Bisous de nous 3....petersmile
So, 100 years old! IF I ever last that long, Peter, I sure hope I will look that good. HA!
....peter:): i was thinking the same Ginnie... i think that i will need a paint job by then....petersmile
  • Chad
  • Somewhere in deep space
  • 11 Nov 2019, 07:28
It’s a smart engine Peter.
....peter:): it's a wonderful 100 year old locomotive Chad... thanks....petersmile
A handsome locomotive. It would be wonderful to see her in steam!
....peter:): i would like that too Bill... he should work up a good head of steam....petersmile
  • Astrid
  • Netherlands
  • 11 Nov 2019, 08:49
I like this point of view very much, Penny. I love these " beasts". Totally different from our trains.
....peter:): Penny says thank you Astrid... its a very powerful beast... i think that it must have been working in our Rocky Mountains....petersmile
  • Andy
  • Canada
  • 11 Nov 2019, 11:33
Sweet memories from my childhood. Looks like Engine 5107 is getting lots TLC.
....peter:): Engine 5107 has getting lots TLC Andy... i was born in my Grandfather's house which was on the yard side of the tracks he was the (General Yard Mater in Sudbury)... my father took over the house after he retired... the engines would lull me to sleep at night....petersmile
What a fine looking loco.
....peter:): it looks pretty good for 100 years old Brian....petersmile
  • sherri
  • Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
  • 11 Nov 2019, 17:37
i love this
....peter:): it is a beautiful thing Sherri....petersmile

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