RailPictures.Net Photo: CNWX 110784 Canadian National Railway Covered hoppers at Boston Bar, British Columbia, Canada by Bill Edgar
 
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Canadian National Railway (more..)
Covered hoppers (more..)
Near Stoyoma Creek trestle (more..)
Boston Bar, British Columbia, Canada (more..)
February 16, 1986
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CNWX 110784 (more..)
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Bill Edgar (more..)
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Canada on ice! Arguably the best looking covered grain hoppers ever made, this series of CNWX and CPWX hoppers proudly proclaimed their nation. Many are still in service today, but to me, this shot says it all about winter in the Fraser Canyon as an eastbound empty grain train braves a blizzard out of Boston Bar, heading for Kamloops and more of the Canadian winter.
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