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VIA 6148 and 6133 outside the Victoria shops at the end of E&N Day 2009. Both 6148 and 6133 were supposed to be used for train rides to Langford and back, but 6133 developed some mechanical problems and was put on display instead.
6130 sits in the Victoria yard before it was shipped to IRSI for some work. This RDC-1 was sold to FarmRail in 1999 but leased back as a spare RDC for the E&N. It is currently being tested back east with IRSI RDC2 6202.
6130 is ex-VIA 6130, ex-CP 9057
CPR 8000 is a Baldwin DRS 4-4-1000. Built in 1948 and retired in 1975. It spent most, if not all of its like working the E&N railway on Vancouver Island. The engine was donated in 2007 to the West Coast Railway Association in Squamish, BC. Now after now almost 3 years their about since it...
Southern Railway of Vancouver Island GP9 119 in Nanaimo, BC. Southern Railway of VI operates the former Esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway on Vancouver Island. The SVI is operated by the SRY(Southern Railway of BC).
Currently the 2 GP9's make up the SVI's entire roster, however more units will be...
Psgr VIA6133S sits at Nanaimo while passengers grab food from the roach coach. This was the first revenue run for VIA 6133 in 2 years, it was being used as a parts source since the IRSI rebuilds showed up. It was last used in early 2003.
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