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Stelco, Inc

(Formerly; Steel Company of Canada Ltd. "STELCO") Company history (LINK)
Steam locomotives

STELCO 50 an 80-tonner. (acq. 2/1950 ex GE Demo) GE #29998 8/1948.
550 horsepower diesel was the first to begin replacement of steam locomotives.
It demonstrated new at Stelco in 1948 and was acquired in February 1950.

51 a 65 tonner which Stelco ballasted to 80 tons. GE #30500 4/1950 September 1, 1984 David M. More

NOTE: Safety notices painted on frame; Watch Your Step also Beware Blind Area.
By steps; Do Not Board or Ride Footboards When Moving

53 a 650 hp 80-tonner GE #30817 12/1950 Transferred 10/1984 to Welland re# 7

80 GMD 900HP SW900 A890 6/1956 1975 Mike Donnell
One of 16 SW900's ballasted to 134 tons. Note the low clearance cab, a standard option for steel mills.

87 GMD SW900 A1827 1/1960 Hamilton, July 5, 1992 Gord Strathdee

89 Looking like new! Fresh out of the shop rebuilt. GMD SW900 A2058 6/1964 March 2000 Ray Hoadley

92 SW900 GMD A2110 1/1966 at Fort Erie. July 25, 2007 Don Janes

6335 (ex 21) acq. 1926 ex HEPC one of three (6336, 6401) similar units rebuilt from electric loco.
Built NSC 7/1918 Re-built as gas loco and again in 1953 with CAT diesel. Scrapped 1999.
6/06/1988 Arnold Mooney

This strange looking car mover 6401 (ex 24) for the #2 Rod Mill was converted from 600v DC electric locomotive
acquired in 1926 into a gas electric and in 1953 it was re-engined with a diesel. Shown 1975 with newer trucks.
Originally HEPC Mike Donnelly

Even stranger yet is this GE-built Coke Mogul at diesel shop along with GMD SW8 77 A519 5/1953 Ray Hoadley


81 A891 6/1956

82 A950 6/1956

88 A1828 1/1960
STELCO units sold July 2002, to Larry's Truck Electric Service (D) LTEX, Warren, Ohio
Note: 78-92 SW900's built 5/1956-1/1966 all acquired new.

 

Lake Ontario Steel Nanticoke

Stelco 0454 (ex 5454) acq. 9/1980 (ex SP 1124) SW8 EMD 18354 7/1953 Ray Hoadley

 

Stelpipe Div. 200 Dain Avenue and Ontario Road, Welland (south end).

The end! Note dismantled track behind unit. No number, GE 45-ton #29055 9/1947 acq. new.
Welland June 1, 2003 Paul Duncan

Stelpipe 5 (formerly Page Hersey Tube) Welland. (Ex CN 5 acq. 6/1969)
GE 44-tonner #32656 10/1956 Gord Strathdee

Beachvilime Beachville

Formerly, Chemical Lime Company

Beachvilime plant located next to CNR mainline, 1983. Ray Hoadley

no # GE 25-ton #30825 11/1950 1983 Ray Hoadley

No # GE 25-tonner at Ingersoll, (ex Chemical Lime Co. acquired by STELCO) #30825 11/1950



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