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CPR passenger train wreckage in Ontario

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto45211
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
August 21, 1964, published August 21, 1964
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 24.5 x 18.5 cm
Item No.
480-097
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of twisted rails and uprooted railway ties from an accident involving a Canadian Pacific Railway passenger train in Ontario. Eight were killed and fifteen were injured when a gravel truck collided with the passenger train and derailed it at a grade crossing near Ottawa. One of the many w…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
August 21, 1964, published August 21, 1964
Collection/Fonds
Columbian Newspaper collection
Description Level
Item
Item No.
480-097
Accession Number
2003-02
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 24.5 x 18.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
Photograph of twisted rails and uprooted railway ties from an accident involving a Canadian Pacific Railway passenger train in Ontario. Eight were killed and fifteen were injured when a gravel truck collided with the passenger train and derailed it at a grade crossing near Ottawa. One of the many wounded was Burnaby school teacher; sculpture and painter Jack Hardman.
Photographer
United Press International (UPI) Radio Telephoto
Subjects
Accidents - Train Accidents
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Hardman, Jack
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Geographic Access
Ontario - Ottawa
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B.C. Transit Centennial: Chilliwack and Fraser Valley Way Points

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumvideo10100
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1950 and 1990]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Video collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 videocassette (2 hr., 3 min., 4 sec.) : VHS, 29 fps, col., sd., stereo
Scope and Content
The film shows Lower Mainland trams on their various routes, and an excursion train. The trams are shown travelling through Vancouver, Burnaby, New Westminster, Surrey, North Delta, Langley, Abbotsford, and Chilliwack. The excursion train was filmed in Washington State, U.S.A. 0:00 – 16:18: a Burn…
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1950 and 1990]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Video collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Code
BV012.37.12
Physical Description
1 videocassette (2 hr., 3 min., 4 sec.) : VHS, 29 fps, col., sd., stereo
Material Details
VHS video tape in slip case "1950 / BCE Rail Archives / Burn. Lake / Central Park / Oak-Marploe / Skagit / Tourist Ride Chilliwack" hand written on label.
Media Type
Moving Images
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Reproduction Restriction
May be restricted by third party rights
Scope and Content
The film shows Lower Mainland trams on their various routes, and an excursion train. The trams are shown travelling through Vancouver, Burnaby, New Westminster, Surrey, North Delta, Langley, Abbotsford, and Chilliwack. The excursion train was filmed in Washington State, U.S.A. 0:00 – 16:18: a Burnaby Lake Line tram from the Carrall Street depot in Vancouver to the Sapperton terminus, New Westminster. 16:18 – 30:20: a Central Park Line tram from the New Westminster depot to the Carrall Street depot. 30:20 - 40:53: an Oak St. Line tram from Victory Square to the Marpole terminus. 40:53 – 49:41: although the title card reads “Fairview Belt Line 1”, this is an observation car from the intersection of Cambie and Hastings Streets to the Dunbar terminus and back to Victory Square by way of Granville Street. 49:41 – 57:34: Skagit River Railway, Washington, U.S.A., from Newhalem to the Diablo Dam powerhouse and lift, then to the boat which crossed the lake to Ross Dam 57:34 – 1:12:54: the title card reads “Observation Car Trip” but this is a Fairview Belt Line tram on the outer line run, from Broadway and Main on a complete loop through downtown. 1:12:54 – 1:15:49: the last Fraser Valley Line tram from Vancouver meets the last tram from Chilliwack in Langley for the last-day-of-service ceremony, October 1, 1950 1:15:49 – 1:56:10: a Fraser Valley line tram from the Carrall Street depot, leaving in sections which meet at the New Westminster depot and continue on together to Chilliwack Depot, then return to New Westminster. 1:56:10 – 2:03:04: decommissioning of the system: removal of the tram power lines, scrapping and burning of tram cars at the Kitsilano yard. The narrators give commentary, describing the routes, landmarks of the past and present, the various kinds of trams and buses seen, drivers’ protocols, and historical information.
History/Biography
Film footage shot in 1950 and voice-over recorded in 1990. The end-of-service ceremony film is dated October 1, 1950.
Notes
Title based on contents of film
Other organizations participated in the filming of the footage: B.C. Transit and Gastown Post & Transfer.
Film is narrated by Frank Horn and Vic Sharman
Contact Burnaby Village Museum to view film content. Reproductions are restricted.
Creator
Railway Pictures
Subjects
Transportation - Electric Railroads
Transportation - Rail
Names
British Columbia Electric Railway Co Limited
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1941
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 5.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 2372 at Edmonton. An unidentified woman dressed in white is standing on the foot boards at the front of the locomotive and looking towards the camera with one arm up in an effort to shield her eyes from the sun.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 5.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 2372 at Edmonton. An unidentified woman dressed in white is standing on the foot boards at the front of the locomotive and looking towards the camera with one arm up in an effort to shield her eyes from the sun.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Alberta
Accession Code
BV985.6114.5
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
1941
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 2372 at Edmonton 1941"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[1941]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 2372 at Edmonton.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 2372 at Edmonton.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Alberta
Accession Code
BV985.6114.86
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[1941]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 2372 Edmonton"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1940]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 2860 at an unidentified location (series 2860 was built in 1940).
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 2860 at an unidentified location (series 2860 was built in 1940).
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.17
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1940]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "816"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1940]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway 4-6-4 Hudson Type steam locomotive no. 2863 (built in 1940) at Coquitlam.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway 4-6-4 Hudson Type steam locomotive no. 2863 (built in 1940) at Coquitlam.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Coquitlam
Accession Code
BV985.6114.29
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1940]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 2863/ at Coquitlam"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "762"
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2861 at Drake Street Yard

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto3298
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1940]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 2861 (built in 1940) at Drake Street Yard in Vancouver.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 2861 (built in 1940) at Drake Street Yard in Vancouver.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Accession Code
BV985.6114.70
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1940]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on part of note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 2861/ Drake St Yard"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "068"
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Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1939
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 2850 (built in 1938) at an unidentified location.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 2850 (built in 1938) at an unidentified location.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.115
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
1939
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "# 2850 C.P. 1939"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "731 F"
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Canadian Pacific Mountaineer

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto3279
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
1939
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 5.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Canadian Pacific Mountaineer as it leaves Vancouver, destined for Chicago.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 5.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Canadian Pacific Mountaineer as it leaves Vancouver, destined for Chicago.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Accession Code
BV985.6114.51
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
1939
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in blue ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "C.P.'s/ Mountaineer/ Van - Chicago/ 1939/ (leaving Van)"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "542 F"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1938]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 5921 at Banff (no. 5921 was built in 1938).
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 5921 at Banff (no. 5921 was built in 1938).
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Alberta
Accession Code
BV985.6114.3
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1938]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 5921 at Banff"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "831 F"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1938]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 5920 (built in 1938) at Banff. Two men in uniform are standing on paved road beside the train tracks, facing the train.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 5920 (built in 1938) at Banff. Two men in uniform are standing on paved road beside the train tracks, facing the train.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Alberta
Accession Code
BV985.6114.11
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1938]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 5920 at Banff"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "831F"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1938]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 2850 (built in 1938) at an unidentified location. Men are visible standing on and around the parked train.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 2850 (built in 1938) at an unidentified location. Men are visible standing on and around the parked train.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.30
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1938]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 2850"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "731 F"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1938]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 2850 (built in 1938) at an unidentified location. A man in uniform is visible at the window of the train as another man in a suit walks towards him.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 2850 (built in 1938) at an unidentified location. A man in uniform is visible at the window of the train as another man in a suit walks towards him.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.33
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1938]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 2850"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "623 F"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1938]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 5925 (built in 1938) at Banff. The Rocky Mountains are visible in the background.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 5925 (built in 1938) at Banff. The Rocky Mountains are visible in the background.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.34
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1938]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 5925/ Banff"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "404"
Handwritten note in pencil on verso of photograph reads: "16"
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Steam locomotive no. 2850

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto3263
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1938]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 5.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 2850 (built in 1938) at an unidentified location. There are wood plank walkways on the sides of the tracks and an unidentified building on the right.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 5.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 2850 (built in 1938) at an unidentified location. There are wood plank walkways on the sides of the tracks and an unidentified building on the right.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.35
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1938]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "2850"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "623 F"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1938]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 5927 (built in 1938) at an unidentified station.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Material Details
inscribed in black ballpoint pen, verso, t. "CP 5927", stamped, l.r. "41 9"
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 5927 (built in 1938) at an unidentified station.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.53
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1938]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CN 5927"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "41 9"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1938]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 5922 [built in 1938] at an unidentified location. Two railroad workers are visible on the right; one looks to be repairing the locomotive.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 5922 [built in 1938] at an unidentified location. Two railroad workers are visible on the right; one looks to be repairing the locomotive.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.59
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1938]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 5922"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1938]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 5924 (built in 1938) at Banff.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 5924 (built in 1938) at Banff.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Alberta
Accession Code
BV985.6114.62
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1938]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 5924 Banff"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "426"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1938]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 5928 (built in 1938) at Banff.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 5928 (built in 1938) at Banff.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Alberta
Accession Code
BV985.6114.85
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1938]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 5928 at Banff"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "758"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1938]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 5926 (built in 1938) at Banff.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 5926 (built in 1938) at Banff.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Alberta
Accession Code
BV985.6114.97
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1938]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 5926 at Banff"
Images
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Canadian Pacific Railway passenger train

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto37466
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1933] (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
SFU/Burnaby Centennial Committee fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 4.1 x 3.4 cm print on contact sheet 20.2 x 25.3 cm
Item No.
370-054
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the locomotive of a Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) passenger train at Burrard Inlet at a site that later became a Shell Oil refinery.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1933] (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
SFU/Burnaby Centennial Committee fonds
Series
Burnaby Image Bank series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
370-054
Accession Number
BHS999-03
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 4.1 x 3.4 cm print on contact sheet 20.2 x 25.3 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the locomotive of a Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) passenger train at Burrard Inlet at a site that later became a Shell Oil refinery.
Photographer
Bellinger, Bernard
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
1 b&w copy negative accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby
Historic Neighbourhood
Lochdale (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Westridge Area
Images
Less detail

Canadian Pacific Railway passenger train

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto37467
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1933] (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
SFU/Burnaby Centennial Committee fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 4.3 x 2.9 cm print on contact sheet 20.2 x 25.3 cm
Item No.
370-055
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of the locomotive of a Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) train at Burrard Inlet at a site that later became a Shell Oil refinery.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1933] (date of original), copied 1991
Collection/Fonds
SFU/Burnaby Centennial Committee fonds
Series
Burnaby Image Bank series
Description Level
Item
Item No.
370-055
Accession Number
BHS999-03
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 4.3 x 2.9 cm print on contact sheet 20.2 x 25.3 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of the locomotive of a Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) train at Burrard Inlet at a site that later became a Shell Oil refinery.
Photographer
Bellinger, Bernard
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
1 b&w copy negative accompanying
Geographic Access
Burnaby - Burrard Inlet
Historic Neighbourhood
Lochdale (Historic Neighbourhood)
Planning Study Area
Westridge Area
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7 x 7 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 591 (built in 1903) at an unidentified location
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7 x 7 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 591 (built in 1903) at an unidentified location
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.117
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "296"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 575 (built in 1903) at an unidentified location.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 575 (built in 1903) at an unidentified location.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.118
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 575 (built in 1903) at an unidentified location.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 575 (built in 1903) at an unidentified location.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.119
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Canadian Pacific rail yard in Vancouver taken from a train. A sign reading: "Malkin's Best" is visible on the roof of a building in the background.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Canadian Pacific rail yard in Vancouver taken from a train. A sign reading: "Malkin's Best" is visible on the roof of a building in the background.
Subjects
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Accession Code
BV985.6114.126
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "512 F"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 3478 at a railway yard in Penticton (no. 3478 was built in 1907).
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 3478 at a railway yard in Penticton (no. 3478 was built in 1907).
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Okanagan
Accession Code
BV985.6114.1
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 3478 at Penticton"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "419"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 3001 at Edmonton. The locomotive also bears the name "CHINOOK."
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 3001 at Edmonton. The locomotive also bears the name "CHINOOK."
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Alberta
Accession Code
BV985.6114.4
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 3001 at Edmonton"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "758"
Images
Less detail

Canadian Pacific Railway emblem

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto3241
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the sign on the back of train a car gate. The sign is circular in shape with a "Canadian Pacific Railway Lines" emblem in the center bordered by the words " - Chinook - Calgary -Edmonton."
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the sign on the back of train a car gate. The sign is circular in shape with a "Canadian Pacific Railway Lines" emblem in the center bordered by the words " - Chinook - Calgary -Edmonton."
Subjects
Transportation - Rail
Advertising Medium - Signs and Signboards
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.12
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "831"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 575 (built in 1903) at Kelowna.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 575 (built in 1903) at Kelowna.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Kelowna
Accession Code
BV985.6114.20
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 575 at Kelowna"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "269A"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 6940 at an unidentified railway yard or station. A man is visible standing on the track in front of the train.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 6940 at an unidentified railway yard or station. A man is visible standing on the track in front of the train.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.21
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "762"
Images
Less detail

Canadian Pacific box cars

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto3250
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway box cars in front of a grain elevator with a large sign that reads "POOL No. 1". The location looks to be next to the shipping yards on the Vancouver side of the Second Narrows bridge.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway box cars in front of a grain elevator with a large sign that reads "POOL No. 1". The location looks to be next to the shipping yards on the Vancouver side of the Second Narrows bridge.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Accession Code
BV985.6114.22
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "816"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph taken looking west from Lake Louis station. People are walking past an awaiting Canadian Pacific Railway train. Snow-capped mountains are visible in the distance.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph taken looking west from Lake Louis station. People are walking past an awaiting Canadian Pacific Railway train. Snow-capped mountains are visible in the distance.
Subjects
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Alberta
Accession Code
BV985.6114.48
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "Looking West from/ Lake Louise station"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "032"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 2704 (built in 1919 and 1920) at an unidentified station.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 2704 (built in 1919 and 1920) at an unidentified station.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.49
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 2704"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "512 F"
Images
Less detail

Passenger train leaving Vancouver

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto3280
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of a Canadian Pacific passenger train as it leaves Vancouver, traveling eastbound.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of a Canadian Pacific passenger train as it leaves Vancouver, traveling eastbound.
Subjects
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Accession Code
BV985.6114.52
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "C.P. Eastbound Passenger/ leaving Van"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "203 F"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 3001 at Edmonton with an engineer inside (at the locomotive's window). The train also bears the name "CHINOOK".
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 3001 at Edmonton with an engineer inside (at the locomotive's window). The train also bears the name "CHINOOK".
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.54
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 3001 at Edmonton"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "41 9"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 2850 (built in 1938) at an unidentified station. Men in suits look to be boarding the train.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 2850 (built in 1938) at an unidentified station. Men in suits look to be boarding the train.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.68
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 2850"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "731 F"
Images
Less detail

CN 2124 at Kelowna BC

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto3297
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 2124 at Kelowna.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 2124 at Kelowna.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Kelowna
Accession Code
BV985.6114.69
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CN 2124 Kelowna BC"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "269A"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the railway tracks taken from a fast moving train. The photographer was on board "the Chinook", the Canadian Pacific Railway train that ran from Calgary to Edmonton.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of the railway tracks taken from a fast moving train. The photographer was on board "the Chinook", the Canadian Pacific Railway train that ran from Calgary to Edmonton.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.79
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[between 1930 and 1949]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on (part of) note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "On board the/ Chinook/ Calg. - Edmonton"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "41 9"
Images
Less detail

Train stopped at Revelstoke

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto3236
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1929]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 5903 (built in 1929) at Revelstoke with the Columbian Mountain range directly in the background. Steam is blowing out of the train as railway labourers work next to it. An unidentified man in a suit watches the scene from a distance.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 5903 (built in 1929) at Revelstoke with the Columbian Mountain range directly in the background. Steam is blowing out of the train as railway labourers work next to it. An unidentified man in a suit watches the scene from a distance.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Kootenays
Accession Code
BV985.6114.7
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1929]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "Revelstoke"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "032"
Images
Less detail

Wheels of the CP 5900

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto3247
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1929]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of wheels and corresponding mechanisms on Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 5900 (no. 5900 was built in 1929).
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of wheels and corresponding mechanisms on Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 5900 (no. 5900 was built in 1929).
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.19
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1929]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "Power - a CP 5900 class"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "831F"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1929]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 5904 (built in 1929) at Banff with the Rocky Mountains visible in the background.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 5904 (built in 1929) at Banff with the Rocky Mountains visible in the background.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Alberta
Accession Code
BV985.6114.40
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1929]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 5904"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "032"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1929]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 5902 (built in 1929) stopped at an unidentified location. Men look to be making their way towards the train to board it.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Material Details
stamped on verso, u.l. "055 [55 is crossed out]", inscribed in pencil, u.l. "32"
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 5902 (built in 1929) stopped at an unidentified location. Men look to be making their way towards the train to board it.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Accession Code
BV985.6114.44
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1929]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on contents of photograph
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "055"
Handwritten note written in pencil over stamp reads: "32"
Images
Less detail
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1926]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 5362 (built in 1926) at Banff with the Rocky Mountains visible in the background.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 5.5 x 8 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway locomotive no. 5362 (built in 1926) at Banff with the Rocky Mountains visible in the background.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
Alberta
Accession Code
BV985.6114.41
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1926]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "CP 5362"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "032"
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CPR Engine after falling over an embankment

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34364
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
July 1925
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6.6 x 8.9 cm on page 17.4 x 26.5 cm
Item No.
020-071
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a railroad car standing on the tracks. An unidentified boy is sitting on the train which has been identified by the caption as a Canadian Pacific Railway engine that fell over a bank at Cisco. This photograph appears to have been taken by Arthur Peers, who travelled through the Frase…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
July 1925
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Series
Peers Photograph Album
Description Level
Item
Item No.
020-071
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6.6 x 8.9 cm on page 17.4 x 26.5 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of a railroad car standing on the tracks. An unidentified boy is sitting on the train which has been identified by the caption as a Canadian Pacific Railway engine that fell over a bank at Cisco. This photograph appears to have been taken by Arthur Peers, who travelled through the Fraser River Valley and worked on the construction of the Trans-Provincial Highway during the later 1920s.
Photographer
Peers, Arthur
Subjects
Accidents - Train Accidents
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Notes
Title based on caption accompanying photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Cisco
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1925]
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7 x 11.6 cm on page 17.5 x 26.4 cm
Item No.
020-075
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph looking down the C.P.R. tracks towards the town of Yale. This photograph appears to have been taken by Arthur Peers, who travelled through the Fraser River Valley and worked on the construction of the Trans-Provincial Highway during the later 1920s.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1925]
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Series
Peers Photograph Album
Description Level
Item
Item No.
020-075
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7 x 11.6 cm on page 17.5 x 26.4 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph looking down the C.P.R. tracks towards the town of Yale. This photograph appears to have been taken by Arthur Peers, who travelled through the Fraser River Valley and worked on the construction of the Trans-Provincial Highway during the later 1920s.
Photographer
Peers, Arthur
Subjects
Transportation - Rail
Geographic Features - Mountains - British Columbia
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Notes
Title based on caption accompanying photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Yale
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1925]
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 7 x 11.6 cm on page 17.5 x 26.4 cm
Item No.
020-076
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of railway tracks along a river at a location identified as Yale, B.C. This photograph appears to have been taken by Arthur Peers, who travelled through the Fraser River Valley and worked on the construction of the Trans-Provincial Highway during the later 1920s.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1925]
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Series
Peers Photograph Album
Description Level
Item
Item No.
020-076
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia ; 7 x 11.6 cm on page 17.5 x 26.4 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of railway tracks along a river at a location identified as Yale, B.C. This photograph appears to have been taken by Arthur Peers, who travelled through the Fraser River Valley and worked on the construction of the Trans-Provincial Highway during the later 1920s.
Photographer
Peers, Arthur
Subjects
Transportation - Rail
Geographic Features - Rivers
Geographic Features - Mountains - British Columbia
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Notes
Title based on caption accompanying photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Yale
Images
Less detail
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1925
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6 x 12.3 cm on page 17.5 x 26.1 cm
Item No.
020-123
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph looking down the railroad tracks into the town of Yale. This photograph appears to have been taken by Arthur Peers, who travelled through the Fraser River Valley and worked on the construction of the Trans-Provincial Highway during the later 1920s.
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
1925
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Series
Peers Photograph Album
Description Level
Item
Item No.
020-123
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 6 x 12.3 cm on page 17.5 x 26.1 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph looking down the railroad tracks into the town of Yale. This photograph appears to have been taken by Arthur Peers, who travelled through the Fraser River Valley and worked on the construction of the Trans-Provincial Highway during the later 1920s.
Photographer
Peers, Arthur
Subjects
Transportation - Rail
Geographic Features - Mountains - British Columbia
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Notes
Title based on caption accompanying photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Yale
Images
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Planking a Canadian Pacific Railway bridge

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/archivephoto34431
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1925]
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7 x 12.1 cm on page 17.5 x 26.2 cm
Item No.
020-138
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Scope and Content
Photograph of a group of workmen working on a Canadian Pacific Railway bridge in Mission. This photograph appears to have been taken by Arthur Peers, who travelled through the Fraser River Valley and worked on the construction of the Trans-Provincial Highway during the later 1920s, so these may be…
  1 Image  
Repository
City of Burnaby Archives
Date
[1925]
Collection/Fonds
Peers Family and Hill Family fonds
Series
Peers Photograph Album
Description Level
Item
Item No.
020-138
Accession Number
BHS2007-4
Storage Location
A/V Storage
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7 x 12.1 cm on page 17.5 x 26.2 cm
Media Type
Photograph
Access Restriction
No restrictions
Reproduction Restriction
No known restrictions
Scope and Content
Photograph of a group of workmen working on a Canadian Pacific Railway bridge in Mission. This photograph appears to have been taken by Arthur Peers, who travelled through the Fraser River Valley and worked on the construction of the Trans-Provincial Highway during the later 1920s, so these may be members of a work crew taking a break alongside the road.
Photographer
Peers, Arthur
Subjects
Construction - Bridge Construction
Structures - Bridges
Transportation - Rail
Occupations - Labourers
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Notes
Title based on caption accompanying photograph
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Mission
Images
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The Dominion leaving Vancouver

https://search.heritageburnaby.ca/permalink/museumphoto3256
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Date
[after 1921]
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 5.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 2717 (built in 1921) "The Dominion" leaving Vancouver.
  1 Image  
Repository
Burnaby Village Museum
Collection/Fonds
Burnaby Village Museum Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 5.5 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Canadian Pacific Railway steam locomotive no. 2717 (built in 1921) "The Dominion" leaving Vancouver.
Subjects
Transportation - Locomotives
Transportation - Rail
Names
Canadian Pacific Railway
Geographic Access
British Columbia - Vancouver
Accession Code
BV985.6114.28
Access Restriction
Restricted access
Date
[after 1921]
Media Type
Photograph
Scan Resolution
600
Scan Date
27-May-09
Scale
100
Notes
Title based on note written on verso of photograph
Handwritten note in black ball-point pen on verso of photograph reads: "The Dominion/ leaving Van/ CP 2717"
Stamp on verso of photograph reads: "48"
Images
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