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Canadian National No. 6400 Open in full size

Canadian National No. 6400 "Northern" type steam locomotive, housed in the National Museum of Science and Technology. Ottawa, Ont.

Picture, 1988, English

Canadian National No. 6400 "Northern" type steam locomotive, housed in the National Museum of Science and Technology. Ottawa, Ont.

Picture, 1988, English

Notes

Canadian National No. 6400 steam locomotive. In 1939, it was chosen to handle the Royal Train for King George VI and Queen Elizabeth of Britain when they made an extended visit to Canada. For this occasion, it was painted black and blue.

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Ottawa - Museums - National Museum of Science and Technology

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0107426f