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Quebec, Montreal & Southern Railway (1906-1929)
Canadian National Railways (1929-1936)

Background

The Q&MS was incorporated in 1906 to take over the Quebec Southern Railway, and was purchased by the Canadian National in 1929. All of their freight equipment was renumbered into CN's fleet by 1937.

Data has been taken from the following ORERs (MM/YY): 1/1909, 2/1910, 2/1911, 7/1911-8/1911, 1/1912, 1/1913, 10/1914-1/1915, 5/1915-1/1916, 6/1916-9/1916, 1/1917, 3/1917-6/1917, 11/1917-2/1918, 9/1918-1/1919, 11/1919-12/1919, 3/1920-5/1920, 11/1920-1/1921, 10/1921-8/1922, 12/1922-10/1923, 12/1923-2/1925, 4/1925-10/1925, 12/1925-9/1927, 11/1927-12/1927, 2/1928-11/1928, 1/1929-5/1929, 8/1929-9/1929, 11/1929, 3/1930-4/1930, 7/1930-9/1930, 11/1930, 1/1931-7/1932, 7/1933, 7/1934, 7/1935, 7/1936 & 7/1937.

QMS

Number

AAR

Description

#Blt

In-Svc. Dates

IL

IH

Dr.

Cu.Ft.

Bldr.

Blt. Dates

Notes

100-151

 

Flat

47

1/1909-1/1921

34.0

 

 

 

?

?

 

1000-1089

SM

Stock

90

1/1909-7/1936

36.0

8.0

6.0

2439

?

?

Stl. underframe. re#CN 171610-171695?

2000-2009

BR

Reefer

10

2/1910-7/1932

35.8

8.0

5.0

1971

CCC

2/09

Stl. underframe. Ice bunkers. re#CN 200225-200234?

3000-3019

FM

Flat

123

12/1924-7/1936

37.4

 

 

 

?

?

Stl. underframe. x4000-5399 series boxcars?, re#CN 621800-621922 series?

3020-3039

"

"

"

8/1925-7/1936

"

 

 

 

?

?

Stl. underframe. x4000-5399 series boxcars?, re#CN 621800-621922 series?

3040-3079

"

"

"

8/1926-7/1936

"

 

 

 

?

?

Stl. underframe. x4000-5399 series boxcars?, re#CN 621800-621922 series?

3080-3122

"

"

"

7/1927-7/1936

"

 

 

 

?

?

Stl. underframe. x4000-5399 series boxcars?, re#CN 621800-621922 series?

4000-5399

XM

Boxcar

1400

1/1909-7/1935

36.0

8.0

6.0

2448

?

?

Stl. underframe. some rblt to 3000-3122 series flats?, re#CN 376400-377429? & 439100-440278?

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