| Canadian National's class of FPA-4s were
built by the Montreal Locomotive works between 1958
& 1959. They replaced steam locomotives on mainline passenger
runs and many survived into VIA Rail ownership.
6763 was built in 1958 (serial number 82272). 6763 passed to VIA Rail in 1978 and was retired in 1995 when it was sold to Naugatuck RR of Waterbury, CT and is presently located in Scranton, PA.
February 1974, #6763 and another FPA-4 heads a long passenger train through Burlington.