Number 9 would be come the last ETR steam engine. 1946
It would go on to become famous after being preserved and restored to
Southern Ontario Locomotive Restoration Society (SOLRS) founded by David
It first operated out of the former Michigan Central back shop in St.
Thomas over CASO and elsewhere.
When abandonment threatened to isolate the St.Thomas Central as it was
known operations were relocated
to St. Jacobs as the Waterloo Central where it still operates in tourist
service by SOLRS.
Inside SOLRS shop St.Jacobs. July 9, 2015 Ian Walker
ETR 12 Windsor 4/24/1946 Bud