Train Wreck at Fassiferne, B.C., 1950: 0156.0008
0156.0008: Train Wreck at Fassiferne, B.C., 1950
The results of a CPR head-on collision at Fassiferne (near Cranbrook), B.C. on January 6th, 1950. Car #4442 can be seen pushed to the top of the wreckage.
Medium: Photograph - Image
Collection: Cranbrook Archives (0156)
Keywords:train wreck derailment boxcar locomotive
Subjects:Transportation Railways Accidents
Transportation Railways Rolling Stock Boxcars
Transportation Railways Rolling Stock Locomotives
Transportation Railways Companies Canadian Pacific Railway
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