Restoration Projects

Information about our restoration projects here…

1957 CP6568 S-3

The 1957 CP6568 S-3 built by Alco in Montreal gets a new coat of paint from the ‘Pacman’ red to the traditional CP Tuscan red.

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Oban Tower

Oban Interlocking tower had its staircase rebuilt in 2012-2013. Once the old staircase was dismantled, museum volunteers found that the siding on the south face

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CP Washcar

In 2019-2020, museum volunteers undertook to clean up the 1929 CP washcar that was used by maintenance of way workers. It contains showers and sinks,

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Unity Freight Shed

The Unity Express-Baggage Shed, aka the Unity Freight Shed, is getting a restoration. This is a Grand Trunk Pacific building built in 1919. Express shipped

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Argo Station

Argo Station is dedicated to Keith Ewart, our past resident-expert on railway buildings. Keith spent countless hours restoring Argo Station and museum volunteers have carried

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Work carts

Museum volunteers have recently restored two work carts, both in bad condition. The first was converted to a rolling fire cart and the second has

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