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A New Brunswick CPR steam vignette

May 13, 2021

I received about 120 responses—all affirmative—as to the interest in another Speed Graphics title featuring Herb Harwood’s trip to New Brunswick and Nova Scotia in August 1959. Thank you, all!

A tale of CPR Jubilee 2926

Over the past couple of days (with son Duncan’s help), I’ve put together a little video story featuring Herb Harwood’s coverage of Canadian Pacific 4-4-4 number 2926 working the McAdam – St. Andrews way freight in August 1959.

To watch the video, click on the "play" button:

As this is my first foray into the Maritime Provinces of Canada, please share this post with any fellow steam railfans with an interest in that geographical area!

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