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At Detroit's Milwaukee Junction terminal on August 12, 1958, we view Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 No. 6332, with 2-8-2 No. 3747 in the background.

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-6-2 5629

In one of many images captured by my brother, David V. Leonard, during his spring and summer forays into late-steam territory in 1958, we view streamlined ...

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 6302

Grand Trunk Western 2-8-2 No. 3747 rests between Detroit suburban passenger duties at the Milwaukee Junction terminal on August 12, 1958.

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 6323

8376, Grand Trunk Western No. 8380 belonged to class P-5-g and was among the 0-8-0 switchers Northwestern Steel & Wire in Sterling, Illinois, kept running ...

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 6408

In one of my earliest rail photos, taken in the summer of 1952, Grand Trunk Western Consolidation No. 2680 pulls a flat car along a siding at Bellevue, ...

The first locomotive of the Grand Trunk Western's S-3-c class of ten Mikados outshopped by ALCo in 1924, No. 3748 poses at Detroit's Milwaukee Junction ...

Grand Trunk Western 4-6-2 No. 5043 rests at the Milwaukee Junction terminal in Detroit on August 12, 1958 in this image captured by my brother David.

Grand Trunk Western 2-8-0 No. 2667 has halted for my camera at Middleton, Michigan, in the summer of 1953. This Consolidation belonged to class N-4-d, ...

6333 of the Grand Trunk Western heads a manifest freight at Durand, Michigan, in David V. Leonard's June 6, 1958 photograph. These class U-3-b 4-8-4s had an ...

Substituting for the regular Consolidation on the daily local freight through Bellevue, Michigan is Grand Trunk Western class J-3-a 4-6-2 No. 5042.

The Grand Trunk Western owned five 4-8-2s in class U-1-c, delivered by Baldwin Locomotive Works in 1925. They incorporated some typical modern Canadian ...

After the bankrupt Grand Trunk Railway was absorbed into the Canadian National Railway in 1923 its lines in the United States came to be operated under two ...

Leaving Muskegon, Michigan with train 56 for Detroit is Grand Trunk Western class K-4-b Pacific No. 5633. The enginemen must have appreciated the ...

Although initially used as main line passenger power by predecessor Grand Trunk Railway, the GTW's class J-3-a Pacifics spent their later service life ...

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4

The Grand Trunk Western's U-1-c Mountains, Nos. 6037-6041, had 26x30-inch cylinders, a driver diameter of 73 inches, and a boiler pressure of 210 p.s.i. ...

For more GTW and CNR steam images taken by my brother, visit David Leonard's CNR-GTW Steam Gallery, 1958. Additional views from both of us appear in our ...

The American Locomotive Company delivered the five locomotives of class K-4-a to the Grand Trunk Western in 1924. They had 73-inch drivers, ...

In June, 1958 my brother photographed Grand Trunk Western 4-6-2 No. 5632 making a station stop at St. Johns, Michigan. The presence of the baggage-mail car, ...

Grand Trunk Western 2-8-2 No. 4070 was a member of class S-3-a, built by American Locomotive Company in Schenectady to USRA light Mikado specifications ...

My brother snapped this transparency of GTW streamlined 4-8-4 No. 6408 on the same day as the previous photo, catching the locomotive at the Milwaukee ...

Grand Trunk Western streamlined 4-8-4 No. 6409 rounds a curve near Lansing, Michigan with one of the railroad's main line passenger limiteds, ...

Grand Trunk Western 2-8-2 No. 3732 has halted its local freight on the eastbound main near the section house at Bellevue, Michigan.

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-2 6041

She was built by the Grand Trunk Railway in 1912 as No. 229. The K-3-a 4-6-2s had 73-inch drivers and 23x28-inch cylinders, ...

Grand Trunk Western 2-8-0 No. 2683 switches at Middleton, Michigan, in the summer of 1954. Middleton was on the Greenville branch (locally known as the " ...

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 6409

I snapped this broadside view of Grand Trunk Western 0-8-0 No. 8348 at Pontiac, Michigan, in the summer of 1953. Delivered by Baldwin Locomotive Works in ...

GTW No. 6323

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 0-8-0 8376

... Canadian National's K-3-d class, rests with her short train at the imposing Stratford, Ontario, Depot on September 5, 1958 in a view by David Leonard.

Although several North American railroads used the 4-6-2 or Pacific type in freight service — notably the Illinois Central, Grand Trunk Western, ...

The Canadian National Railway system owned more 4-8-4s than any other railroad; counting those on the Grand Trunk and Grand Trunk Western, they totaled 203 ...

The Vanderbilt tender's cylindrical water compartment dominates this view of GTW class U-4-b 4-8-4 No. 6408, halted at Durand, Michigan, with the westbound ...

GTW 4-8-2 No. 6037 halts at Owosso, Michigan, with eastbound train No. 56 from Muskegon to Detroit. This early-1950s shot, from the top floor of the Redmond ...

6405-6410, for the Grand Trunk Western. Near-duplicates of the Canadian National's U-4-a class, these locomotives of class U-4-b differed mainly in the ...

This class N-4-a 2-8-0 was erected 1908 by Montreal Locomotive Works for the Grand Trunk ...

3422 was a member of class S-1-f, erected in 1913 by the American Locomotive Company's Montreal works for the Grand Trunk Railway. Dimensions of this class ...

5594 of class K-3-b was built in 1911 by the Grand Trunk Railway shops as No. 221. An unknown photographer took this transparency at Palmerston, Ontario, ...

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 6330 | Steam Locomotives | Pinterest | Steam locomotive and Locomotive

This shot of GTW 2-8-2 No. 3732, looking northeastward, provides a view of the section house at Bellevue, Michigan in August 1956.

David Leonard's camera catches Pacific No. 5580 of the Canadian National's K-3-b class preparing to depart the Stratford, Ontario depot on September 5, ...

The Union Pacific had put the bulk of its remaining steam locomotives into storage, but a surge of traffic in the summer of 1957 taxed the capacity of its ...

Douglas Kerr provided this photo of CNR J-7-b Pacific No. 5294, which his father Ken Kerr took at London, Ontario, in 1939. The locomotive was delivered in ...

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 4-8-2 6076

Shown at Stratford, Ontario on May 5, 1959 is Canadian National 2-8-0 No. 2586, a member of class N-4-a erected for the Grand Trunk Railway by American ...

Grand Trunk Western Railroad, ALCO, 4-8-4, Class U-3-b, Steam Locomotive (#6313) Built 1942-43 for both Freight and Passenger Service.

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 4-6-0 1303

The Grand Trunk Railway owned more than 200 Moguls, constructed by various builders in Canada and the United States between 1899 and 1906, that later became ...

The lowly 0-6-0 switcher, of which the Canadian National listed 317 in a 1937 roster, is represented here by No. 7439 posing for an unknown photographer at ...

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 2-8-2 3254 (Grand Trunk - Canadian Government 2854)

Grand Trunk Western trains meet at Durand, June 1958

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 4-8-2 6060

... passenger engine, several North American railroads such as the Atlantic Coast Line, Canadian Pacific, Grand Trunk Western and Illinois Central used the ...

6034 waits for the baggage handlers to finish their work at Stratford, Ontario in this view by David Leonard. The date is September 5, 1958.

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection Canadian Pacific

GTW No. 6325

My father, Richard D. Leonard, began his ministry as a small-town Vermont pastor. While serving at Grand Isle, Vermont, he commuted to the United ...

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 6330 | Steam Locomotives | Pinterest | Steam locomotive and Locomotive

It is an irony that the steam power for passenger trains operating for many years out of Steamtown National Historic Site, maintained by the U.S. National ...

Loren Latta provided this view of Grand Trunk Western streamlined 4-8-4 No. 6405 at Durand, Michigan, in September 1959. This may be the locomotive's last ...

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 4-8-2 6029

A collection of photos of Grand Trunk Western steam locomotives by Richard Leonard, from the with commentary.

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 0-8-0 8397

The 0-8-2 wheel arrangement was so rare that is does not appear in some lists of steam locomotive classifications. Perhaps this is because no engines were ...

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Green Mountain 2-6-0 89 (CNR 911)

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 4-6-2 5295

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 6330 | Steam Locomotives | Pinterest | Steam locomotive and Locomotive

David Leonard's Canadian National and Grand Trunk Western Steam Gallery - CNR 4-8-4 6207

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Wabash Railroad 0-6-0 516

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 4-6-4 5701

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 4-6-4 5704

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 4-6-0 1319

GTW 6407 Grand Trunk Western Steam 4-8-4 at Detroit, Michigan by John Dziobko www.godfatherrails.com

David Leonard's Canadian National and Grand Trunk Western Steam Gallery - CNR 4-8-

David Leonard's Canadian National and Grand Trunk Western Steam Gallery - CNR 4-6-2 5606

David Leonard's Canadian National and Grand Trunk Western Steam Gallery - CNR 4-8-4 6247

David Leonard's Canadian National and Grand Trunk Western Steam Gallery - CNR 4-6-2 5565

Net Photo: GTW 6039 Grand Trunk Western Steam 4-8-2 at Scranton, Pennsylvania by Andrew Blaszczyk (2)

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 4-8-2 6014

Net Photo: GTW 6319 Grand Trunk Western Steam 4-8-4 at Detroit, Michigan by Beal Collection

Net Photo: GTW 6320 Grand Trunk Western Steam 4-8-4 at Chicago, Illinois by Juice Junkie

Net Photo: GTW 6039 Grand Trunk Western Steam 4-8-2 at Scranton, Pennsylvania by Lester Zmudzinski

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 6330 | Steam Locomotives | Pinterest | Steam locomotive and Locomotive

Net Photo: GTW 6333 Grand Trunk Western Steam 4-8-4 at Chicago, Illinois by Juice Junkie

Net Photo: GTW 6039 Grand Trunk Western Steam 4-8-2 at Scranton, Pennsylvania by Jeff Terry

grand trunk railway steam locomotive no 209

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian Pacific 4-6-0 472

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 6330 | Steam Locomotives | Pinterest | Steam locomotive and Locomotive

David Leonard's Canadian National and Grand Trunk Western Steam Gallery - CNR 2629

Net Photo: NSW 73 Grand Trunk Western Steam 0-8-0 at Sterling, Illinois by Tom Farence

Grand Trunk Western ALCO Pacific class steam locomotive # with a railfan excursion train is seen at the station in Durand, Michigan, Circa

Grand Trunk Western No. 5629 makes a photo run somewhere in Michigan on July 7

Grand Trunk Western 6405, Class U-4-b, was built by Lima in July 1938, #7759. It was scrapped in September 1961.

Grand Trunk Western GP38-2 4900 at Battle Creek, Michigan in the CN color scheme with GTW reporting marks

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 6302

At Detroit's Milwaukee Junction terminal on August 12, 1958, we view Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 No. 6332, with 2-8-2 No. 3747 in the background.

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-6-2 5629

In one of many images captured by my brother, David V. Leonard, during his spring and summer forays into late-steam territory in 1958, we view streamlined ...

Substituting for the regular Consolidation on the daily local freight through Bellevue, Michigan is Grand Trunk Western class J-3-a 4-6-2 No. 5042.

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 6323

8376, Grand Trunk Western No. 8380 belonged to class P-5-g and was among the 0-8-0 switchers Northwestern Steel & Wire in Sterling, Illinois, kept running ...

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 6408

In one of my earliest rail photos, taken in the summer of 1952, Grand Trunk Western Consolidation No. 2680 pulls a flat car along a siding at Bellevue, ...

Grand Trunk Western 4-6-2 No. 5043 rests at the Milwaukee Junction terminal in Detroit on August 12, 1958 in this image captured by my brother David.

Grand Trunk Western 2-8-0 No. 2667 has halted for my camera at Middleton, Michigan, in the summer of 1953. This Consolidation belonged to class N-4-d, ...

6333 of the Grand Trunk Western heads a manifest freight at Durand, Michigan, in David V. Leonard's June 6, 1958 photograph. These class U-3-b 4-8-4s had an ...

Grand Trunk Western 2-8-0 No. 2683 switches at Middleton, Michigan, in the summer of 1954. Middleton was on the Greenville branch (locally known as the " ...

For more GTW and CNR steam images taken by my brother, visit David Leonard's CNR-GTW Steam Gallery, 1958. Additional views from both of us appear in our ...

The Grand Trunk Western owned five 4-8-2s in class U-1-c, delivered by Baldwin Locomotive Works in 1925. They incorporated some typical modern Canadian ...

Leaving Muskegon, Michigan with train 56 for Detroit is Grand Trunk Western class K-4-b Pacific No. 5633. The enginemen must have appreciated the ...

After the bankrupt Grand Trunk Railway was absorbed into the Canadian National Railway in 1923 its lines in the United States came to be operated under two ...

The Grand Trunk Western's U-1-c Mountains, Nos. 6037-6041, had 26x30-inch cylinders, a driver diameter of 73 inches, and a boiler pressure of 210 p.s.i. ...

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4

The first locomotive of the Grand Trunk Western's S-3-c class of ten Mikados outshopped by ALCo in 1924, No. 3748 poses at Detroit's Milwaukee Junction ...

Although initially used as main line passenger power by predecessor Grand Trunk Railway, the GTW's class J-3-a Pacifics spent their later service life ...

In June, 1958 my brother photographed Grand Trunk Western 4-6-2 No. 5632 making a station stop at St. Johns, Michigan. The presence of the baggage-mail car, ...

Grand Trunk Western 2-8-2 No. 4070 was a member of class S-3-a, built by American Locomotive Company in Schenectady to USRA light Mikado specifications ...

The American Locomotive Company delivered the five locomotives of class K-4-a to the Grand Trunk Western in 1924. They had 73-inch drivers, ...

My brother snapped this transparency of GTW streamlined 4-8-4 No. 6408 on the same day as the previous photo, catching the locomotive at the Milwaukee ...

Grand Trunk Western streamlined 4-8-4 No. 6409 rounds a curve near Lansing, Michigan with one of the railroad's main line passenger limiteds, ...

Grand Trunk Western 2-8-2 No. 3732 has halted its local freight on the eastbound main near the section house at Bellevue, Michigan.

She was built by the Grand Trunk Railway in 1912 as No. 229. The K-3-a 4-6-2s had 73-inch drivers and 23x28-inch cylinders, ...

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-2 6041

Grand Trunk Western 2-8-2 No. 3754 poses at Bellevue, Michigan, perhaps in work train service during the summer of 1952. Delivered by ALCo's Schenectady ...

5601 was a member of class K-3-d and was erected in 1910 by the Grand Trunk Railway shops with the same specifications as the K-3-a and K-3-b groups.

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 6409

GTW No. 6323

I snapped this broadside view of Grand Trunk Western 0-8-0 No. 8348 at Pontiac, Michigan, in the summer of 1953. Delivered by Baldwin Locomotive Works in ...

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 0-8-0 8376

... Canadian National's K-3-d class, rests with her short train at the imposing Stratford, Ontario, Depot on September 5, 1958 in a view by David Leonard.

Although several North American railroads used the 4-6-2 or Pacific type in freight service — notably the Illinois Central, Grand Trunk Western, ...

GTW 4-8-2 No. 6037 halts at Owosso, Michigan, with eastbound train No. 56 from Muskegon to Detroit. This early-1950s shot, from the top floor of the Redmond ...

6405-6410, for the Grand Trunk Western. Near-duplicates of the Canadian National's U-4-a class, these locomotives of class U-4-b differed mainly in the ...

The Vanderbilt tender's cylindrical water compartment dominates this view of GTW class U-4-b 4-8-4 No. 6408, halted at Durand, Michigan, with the westbound ...

This class N-4-a 2-8-0 was erected 1908 by Montreal Locomotive Works for the Grand Trunk ...

The Canadian National Railway system owned more 4-8-4s than any other railroad; counting those on the Grand Trunk and Grand Trunk Western, they totaled 203 ...

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 6330 | Steam Locomotives | Pinterest | Steam locomotive and Locomotive

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 2-8-2 3254 (Grand Trunk - Canadian Government 2854)

Shown at Stratford, Ontario on May 5, 1959 is Canadian National 2-8-0 No. 2586, a member of class N-4-a erected for the Grand Trunk Railway by American ...

This shot of GTW 2-8-2 No. 3732, looking northeastward, provides a view of the section house at Bellevue, Michigan in August 1956.

David Leonard's camera catches Pacific No. 5580 of the Canadian National's K-3-b class preparing to depart the Stratford, Ontario depot on September 5, ...

The Union Pacific had put the bulk of its remaining steam locomotives into storage, but a surge of traffic in the summer of 1957 taxed the capacity of its ...

Douglas Kerr provided this photo of CNR J-7-b Pacific No. 5294, which his father Ken Kerr took at London, Ontario, in 1939. The locomotive was delivered in ...

David Leonard's Canadian National and Grand Trunk Western Steam Gallery - CNR 4-8-4 6207

5594 of class K-3-b was built in 1911 by the Grand Trunk Railway shops as No. 221. An unknown photographer took this transparency at Palmerston, Ontario, ...

Grand Trunk Western Railroad, ALCO, 4-8-4, Class U-3-b, Steam Locomotive (#6313) Built 1942-43 for both Freight and Passenger Service.

The Grand Trunk Railway owned more than 200 Moguls, constructed by various builders in Canada and the United States between 1899 and 1906, that later became ...

The lowly 0-6-0 switcher, of which the Canadian National listed 317 in a 1937 roster, is represented here by No. 7439 posing for an unknown photographer at ...

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian Pacific 4-6-0 946

Grand Trunk Western trains meet at Durand, June 1958

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Green Mountain 2-6-0 89 (CNR 911)

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 4-8-2 6060

... passenger engine, several North American railroads such as the Atlantic Coast Line, Canadian Pacific, Grand Trunk Western and Illinois Central used the ...

GTW No. 6325

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 4-8-2 6034

My father, Richard D. Leonard, began his ministry as a small-town Vermont pastor. While serving at Grand Isle, Vermont, he commuted to the United ...

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 6330 | Steam Locomotives | Pinterest | Steam locomotive and Locomotive

It is an irony that the steam power for passenger trains operating for many years out of Steamtown National Historic Site, maintained by the U.S. National ...

Loren Latta provided this view of Grand Trunk Western streamlined 4-8-4 No. 6405 at Durand, Michigan, in September 1959. This may be the locomotive's last ...

A collection of photos of Grand Trunk Western steam locomotives by Richard Leonard, from the with commentary.

Grand Trunk Western U4b No. 6400b streamlined steam locomotive.

The 0-8-2 wheel arrangement was so rare that is does not appear in some lists of steam locomotive classifications. Perhaps this is because no engines were ...

David Leonard's Canadian National and Grand Trunk Western Steam Gallery - CNR 4-6-4 5702

AT&SF 4-6-4 in War Bonnet Motif

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 2-8-2 3801

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Wabash Railroad 4-4-2 606

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Wabash Railroad 0-6-0 516

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 6330 | Steam Locomotives | Pinterest | Steam locomotive and Locomotive

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 4-6-4 5701

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 4-6-4 5704

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 4-6-0 1319

NKP No.762 in Yard

David Leonard's Canadian National and Grand Trunk Western Steam Gallery - CNR 4-8-

David Leonard's Canadian National and Grand Trunk Western Steam Gallery - CNR 4-8-4 6235

Who could have predicted that any steam locomotive we photographed in August 1957, would still be operating more than four decades later?

Canadian Pacific 2-8-2 5192 was one of 95 P1b Class locomotives built by Montreal Locomotive Works in 1913. They were rebuilt to class P1-e in 1926.

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 4-6-2 5094

From Bloomington another line branched off to the southwest through rural terrain on its way to Jacksonville and a connection with the line to Kansas City.

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Grand Trunk Western 4-8-4 6330 | Steam Locomotives | Pinterest | Steam locomotive and Locomotive

Net Photo: GTW 6039 Grand Trunk Western Steam 4-8-2 at Scranton, Pennsylvania by Andrew Blaszczyk (2)

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 4-8-2 6029

CPR No. 472

Richard Leonard's Random Steam Photo Collection -- Canadian National 4-8-2 6014

Grand Trunk Western 6405, Class U-4-b, was built by Lima in July 1938, #7759. It was scrapped in September 1961.

Net Photo: GTW 6319 Grand Trunk Western Steam 4-8-4 at Detroit, Michigan by Beal Collection

Net Photo: GTW 6320 Grand Trunk Western Steam 4-8-4 at Chicago, Illinois by Juice Junkie

Net Photo: CN 1392 Canadian National Railway Steam 4-6-0 at Edmonton, Alberta, Canada by Steve Arnot

My friend Larry Uffelman, mentioned above, grew up in Galesburg in a railroad family. Upon discovering this web page some time ago he wrote me, ...

UP No. 4008

In a grand juxtaposition of eastern and western steam power, a southbound empty hopper drag

Net Photo: GTW 6333 Grand Trunk Western Steam 4-8-4 at Chicago, Illinois by Juice Junkie

David Leonard's Canadian National and Grand Trunk Western Steam Gallery - CNR 4-6-2 5565

grand trunk railway steam locomotive no 209

C&NW No.