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Owner: Canadian National Railways
Model:MLW 4-8-4Built As:CN 6218 (4-8-4)
Serial Number:69716Order No:
Frame Number: Built:0/1942
Notes:U-2-g 4-8-4 built by MLW
Other locos with this serial:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
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CN 6218 being serviced at St. Albans VT
Title:  CN 6218 being serviced at St. Albans VT
Description:  CN 6218 being serviced at St. Albans VT on May 22, 1966.
Photo Date:  5/22/1966  Upload Date: 1/25/2015 10:39:49 AM
Location:  Saint Albans, VT
Author:  Jim Sandilands
Categories:  Yard,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  334   Comments: 0
CN 6218 being serviced at Saint Albans, VT
Title:  CN 6218 being serviced at Saint Albans, VT
Description:  CN 6218 being serviced at St. Albans, VT on May 22, 1966.
Photo Date:  5/22/1966  Upload Date: 1/29/2015 11:04:06 AM
Location:  Saint Albans, VT
Author:  Jim Sandilands
Categories:  Yard,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  320   Comments: 0
CN 6218 on CRHA fan trip
Title:  CN 6218 on CRHA fan trip
Description:  CN 6218 on CRHA fan trip at St. Albans, VT on May 22, 1966.
Photo Date:  5/22/1966  Upload Date: 1/8/2015 10:33:38 AM
Location:  Saint Albans, VT
Author:  Jim Sandilands
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  838   Comments: 0
Central Vermont - CN 6218 Leaving Union Depot
Title:  Central Vermont - CN 6218 Leaving Union Depot
Description:  Canadian National 6218 (U-2-g 4-8-4 built by Montreal 1942) has left Union Station for Brattleboro - CV roundhouse and yard is ahead - CV steam heavier than the N-5 2-8-0s was never operated on its Southern Division.
Photo Date:  5/29/1966  Upload Date: 4/16/2008 10:53:15 AM
Location:  New London, CT
Author:  EDWARD J. OZOG
Categories:  Bridge,Steam,Action
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  1005   Comments: 0
CN 4-8-4 #6218 - Canadian National
Title:  CN 4-8-4 #6218 - Canadian National
Description:  This 4-8-4 Confederation (CN's label for the Northern wheel configuration) is a star in one of several fan excursions it pulled during its lifetime. Built by the Montreal Locomotive Works in September of 1942, the loco served well until retirement in April of 1960. In October of 1973, it was donated to Fort Erie, Ontario, Canada, where it led another life in fan excursions which it's still doing today. Specs - serial #69716, class U-2-g, 73" drivers, impressive 250 psi boiler pressure, 25.5x30" cylinders,engine weight of 400,300 lb, tractive effort of 56,786 lb. The date is approximate as none was listed. With Dennis Chartrand's help (see comment below), the locaiton is identified as St Albans, VT. S. Nadler photo
Photo Date:  6/1/1966  Upload Date: 2/24/2019 6:33:24 AM
Location:  St Albans, VT
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  154   Comments: 1
CN 6218 leads an excursion
Title:  CN 6218 leads an excursion
Description:  Date and location approximate
Photo Date:  10/1/1966  Upload Date: 12/11/2013 5:32:25 PM
Location:  Detroit, MI
Author:  Edward J. LeSarge III
Categories:  Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  1259   Comments: 0
CN 6218 MILWAUKEE JCT ROUNDHOUSE 10-66
Title:  CN 6218 MILWAUKEE JCT ROUNDHOUSE 10-66
Description:  CN 6218 DETROIT 10-66. ONE OF MY FIRST NITE SHOTS! CHEAPIE TRIPOD SKEWED & ALMOST CUT OFF TOP
Photo Date:  10/1/1966  Upload Date: 5/26/2011 5:48:16 PM
Location:  Detroit, MI
Author:  Stu Slaymaker
Categories:  Night
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  469   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description:  CN 6218 on a fan trip in the fall of 1966. Date is approximate.
Photo Date:  10/1/1966  Upload Date: 10/31/2009 10:18:27 AM
Location:  Unknown, ME
Author:  Ferd C Schwarting
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  703   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description:  CN 62118 leads a fan trip in the fall of 1966 BL (Before Lawyers). Back in the day when people wre responsible for themselves. Date is approximate.
Photo Date:  10/1/1966  Upload Date: 10/31/2009 10:19:37 AM
Location:  Unknown, ME
Author:  Randy Kotuby
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  900   Comments: 1
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description:  CN 6218 makes a photo runby on a fan trip. Date is approximate.
Photo Date:  10/1/1966  Upload Date: 10/31/2009 10:19:11 AM
Location:  Unknown, ME
Author:  Randy Kotuby
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  1295   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description: 
Photo Date:  12/1/1966  Upload Date: 12/6/2008 4:13:53 PM
Location:  Durand, MI
Author:  Jack Smith
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  920   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description:  CN 6218 pulls an excursion train out of Union Station, Toronto, Ontario in September 1968. Date approximate.
Photo Date:  9/10/1968  Upload Date: 5/25/2008 8:35:00 AM
Location:  Toronto, ON
Author:  Don Jaworski
Categories: 
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  1060   Comments: 0
CN 6218 water stop
Title:  CN 6218 water stop
Description: 
Photo Date:  12/1/1968  Upload Date: 12/6/2008 4:10:59 PM
Location:  Durand, MI
Author:  Jack Smith
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  737   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description: 
Photo Date:  12/1/1968  Upload Date: 12/6/2008 4:12:15 PM
Location:  Durand, MI
Author:  Jack Smith
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  459   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description: 
Photo Date:  12/1/1968  Upload Date: 12/6/2008 4:13:17 PM
Location:  Durand, MI
Author:  Jack Smith
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  496   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description:  I can imagine the photographer at the left telling the little boy, "Look at me -Not the train." (date approximate)
Photo Date:  6/7/1969  Upload Date: 11/24/2016 4:36:41 PM
Location:  Sarnia, ON
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  314   Comments: 2
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description:  (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  6/7/1969  Upload Date: 11/30/2012 9:42:59 PM
Location:  Sarnia, ON
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  575   Comments: 1
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description:  Goodbye Old Ironhorse
Photo Date:  10/25/1970  Upload Date: 10/16/2007 9:06:05 PM
Location:  Toronto, ON
Author:  Eric Larson
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  1064   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/1/1975  Upload Date: 10/23/2016 3:26:52 PM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Christopher Smith
Categories: 
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  129   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/1/1975  Upload Date: 10/23/2016 3:24:40 PM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Christopher Smith
Categories: 
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  136   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/1/1975  Upload Date: 10/23/2016 3:24:48 PM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Christopher Smith
Categories: 
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  158   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/1/1975  Upload Date: 10/23/2016 3:24:58 PM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Christopher Smith
Categories: 
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  211   Comments: 0
Park steamer
Title:  Park steamer
Description:  CN 6218 and wooden caboose are in a museum in Ft Erie Ontario. I was rolling through on my way back to NY from Toronto and grabbed this shot.
Photo Date:  12/30/1986  Upload Date: 12/27/2014 2:48:24 AM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Roster,Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  419   Comments: 0
Canadian National 6218 4-8-4
Title:  Canadian National 6218 4-8-4
Description:  Canadian National 6218 4-8-4 Northern (Confederation) on display at the Fort Erie Railway Museum.
Photo Date:  8/19/2005  Upload Date: 6/16/2018 11:22:39 AM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Andrew Lisowski
Categories:  Roster,Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  69   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/29/2007  Upload Date: 11/8/2016 2:39:45 PM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Nicholas Katz
Categories:  Roster,RollingStock,Yard,Steam,Track
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  126   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description: 
Photo Date:  4/13/2008  Upload Date: 4/26/2008 11:29:01 AM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Jeffrey Pfeiffer
Categories:  Roster,Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  814   Comments: 1
CN #6218
Title:  CN #6218
Description:  In-cab of this old steam engine at the Fort Erie Railway Museum.
Photo Date:  7/22/2009  Upload Date: 9/8/2009 6:56:26 AM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Dave Broughton
Categories:  InCab,Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  891   Comments: 0
CN #6218
Title:  CN #6218
Description:  In-cab of CN #6218 at the Fort Erie Railway Museum.
Photo Date:  7/22/2009  Upload Date: 9/8/2009 6:57:22 AM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Dave Broughton
Categories:  InCab,Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  742   Comments: 0
CN #6218 at the Railway Museum
Title:  CN #6218 at the Railway Museum
Description:  A 4-8-4 Northern type built by the Montreal Locomotive Works in 1942. Class U2g. In 1963 it was rebuilt/restored by CN and used for rail fan trips before finally being retired in 1973. It was the last steam engine to carry passengers in Canada.
Photo Date:  7/22/2009  Upload Date: 9/8/2009 6:54:30 AM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Dave Broughton
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  818   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description:  Taken in Fort Erie, Ont.
Photo Date:  12/31/2010  Upload Date: 12/31/2006 11:38:15 AM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Tim Ball
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  563   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description:  Taken in Fort Erie, Ont.
Photo Date:  12/31/2010  Upload Date: 12/31/2006 11:38:15 AM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Tim Ball
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  3044   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description:  Taken in Fort Erie, Ont.
Photo Date:  12/31/2010  Upload Date: 12/31/2006 11:38:16 AM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Tim Ball
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  936   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description:  CN 6218 rests at the Fort Erie Railway Museum. I have heard that the train is deteriorating fast, and wouldn't be surprised if we see some remedial action in the very near future.
Photo Date:  3/24/2018  Upload Date: 4/12/2018 10:34:04 AM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Roster,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  82   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description:  CN 6218 basks in the sunshine outside of the re-located Ridgeway Train Station.
Photo Date:  3/24/2018  Upload Date: 4/12/2018 10:34:07 AM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Roster,Station,Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  72   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description:  The Fort Erie Town Council has committed to stabilizing the deteriorating steam locomotive CN 6318 - on permanent display at the Fort Erie Railroad Museum. Three stages are involved, with Phase 1 beginning this year (2018).
Photo Date:  4/20/2018  Upload Date: 5/10/2018 7:39:50 PM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Roster,Steam
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  113   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description:  Stage 1 repair/refurbishing appear to be complete for CN 6218, on permanent display in Fort Erie. I believe the next major project is to build some sort of protective cover over the entire train.
Photo Date:  11/10/2018  Upload Date: 12/8/2018 7:47:58 PM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Scenic,Steam,Action
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  87   Comments: 0
CN 6218
Title:  CN 6218
Description:  What a beautiful sight! I knew that restoration had been scheduled for CN 6218, and was pleasantly surprised when I recently drove by and saw that Stage 1 is complete.
Photo Date:  11/10/2018  Upload Date: 11/16/2018 3:05:17 PM
Location:  Fort Erie, ON
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Roster,Steam,Passenger
Locomotives:  CN 6218(4-8-4)
Views:  184   Comments: 0


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