After much work and a six year process of externally refurbishing and repainting, Canadian Pacific Montreal Locomotive Works (Alco) FA-2 No. 4090 and FB-2 No. 4469 sit resplendently in the morning... (more)
Canadian Pacific Montreal Locomotive Works (Alco) FA-2 No. 4090 and FB-2 No. 4469 sit alongside CP’s yard at Cranbrook, British Columbia. Built in 1953, these 1,600 hp locomotives were finally ret... (more)
CP FA-2 4090 and FB-2 4469 show off their as delivered Canadian Pacific color scheme at Cranbrook, BC. The cosmetic restoration was eight years in the making. The 1954 built 4090 was involved earl... (more)
Photographed during our latest trip out West on VIA's Canadian: The sole surviving Canadian Pacific Alco-designed cab-unit, FPA-2 #4090, sits on display at the Canadian Museum of Rail Trave... (more)
On display along the mainline, has since been restored with proper paint.
Canadian Pacific MLW FA-2 4090 in storage at CP's Ste-Foy yard near Quebec City, August 11, 1992.
A pair of Alco FA-2's is laying over between runs. And yes, that is snow on the ground, even though it is late May!