U3 class 0-6-0
Hundreds of small U class engines were used at yards big
and small all across the system.
U3a 6123 oil-fired, switching in Victoria, VI. CPR New
Shops 1376 6/1904 Bud Laws Collection
U3c 6151 looking freshly painted possibly after being
outshopped with conversion to oil-firing in 1938.
U3c 6152 Winnipeg August 1941 CPR Angus 1400 3/1905 Bud Laws Collection
Another photo of 6152 with
switchman giving hand signal to clear a switch.
U3c 6166 CPR 1414 6/1905 Winnipeg August 1946 Stan Styles/Bud Laws Collection
Sold 7/1949 to Manitoba and Saskatchewan Coal, Bienfait,
U3c 6178 dead at Angus. circa 1940 Bud Laws Collection
Class U3c 6179 is stored Out-of-Service at unknown location
and date. Bud Laws Collection
6216 newly renumbered as S.L.4 (Shop Locomotive)
Note: 6226 became S.L.5 in 1954 and 6269 S.L.6 in 1955. Photos wanted.
U3d 6224 Saskatoon, Sask. August 7, 1948 CPR 9/1911
Howard W.Ameling/Bud Laws Collection
6245 coaling up! Lethbridge 5/1944 Ken Mac Donald/Joseph Testagrose Collection
6248 Saskatoon 1948 "Hey!
Who are you lookin' at? "
6253 poses with crew in this early scene. CPR 7/1912 Scrapped 2/1953.
6262 "smoking it up" a little! Fireman is taking
it easy as this is an oil-fired engine!
U3e 6269 fresh out of Angus.
U3e 6277 OSS (Out of Service Serviceable) at Lambton bone yard. CPR 7/1913
6282 at old coal chutes. Looks like Western Lines paint
scheme (light grey) on smoke box.
6284 with Western Lines paint scheme (light grey) on smoke box. Ray Deschenes/Bud Laws Collection
6290 out-of-service Brandon 1/03/1949 L.A.Stuckey/Ken Mac Donald/Joseph Testagrose Collection
6295 looking freshly outshopped Angus. Uknown Quebec c.1955. Lambton engine 1952+ Yves St-Hilaire Collection
6296 at Bay Shore yard in West Saint John, NB. 1930's-40's. CPR 10/1913
6298 Caption missing. Likely John Street.
U3e class 6304 was the last 0-6-0 built by or for the
CPR. Hundreds had preceeeded it, none would follow.
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