|Moncton Railways Photos
RDC-1 ex-VIA 6143
|6143 was built in June 1951 as a RDC-2 (serial number 5416) for Lehigh
Valley and was numbered 41. It was purchased by CPR in September 1958 and
renumbered 9116. Then in March 1975 it was renumbered CP 9306. It was acquired by VIA RAIL in September
1978 and renumbered VIA 6143 in October 1981. At some point prior to 1982
it was converted from RDC-2 (with baggage section) to RDC-1 (all passenger). It was sold to Industrial Rail Services
Photographed in Moncton on Sunday August 22nd, 2004.