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Canadian National Railways

Toronto Downtown

Spadina Coach Yard and Car Shops.
Spadina roundhouse.
Bathurst Street Freight Yard.

Piggybaclk ramps in Toronto. Front Street West right background and LCL shed on Simcoe Street. 1956

8421 switching a single old wood truss-rod car. It may have been turned on the loop behind the roundhouse.
Note tell-tales above engine. These are to warn switchmen on roofs of cars of restricted overhead clearance.
In this case Spadina Avenue bridge.

Bathurst Street Yard looking east from Spadina Avenue bridge. September 1973
Look what is going up in the background! CN Tower.

Bathurst Street Yard looking south from Front Street West.

6027 westbound at Bathurst Street.



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