Pacific Great Eastern MLW RS18 604

Pacific Great Eastern MLW RS18 604 at North Vancouver, British Columbia, July, 1972. Photographer unknown.
PGE 604 at North Vancouver, British Columbia, July, 1972. Photographer unknown.

PGE RS18 604

  • Group: PGE 589-590
  • Ex PGE 590
  • Builder number: MLW 82510
  • Builder date: May, 1958

Built in 1958 as Pacific Great Eastern 590, and renumbered PGE 604 c. 1962-1964.

The Pacific Great Eastern became the British Columbia Railway on February 27, 1972, and this unit kept the same number under the new company. It was rebuilt with a low short hood before 1992.

In 2004, the British Columbia Railway was sold to Canadian National, and this unit was retired in 2008.

About This Image

Scanned from a 616 negative negative owned by Digital Rail Artist.

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