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Photograph of the first steam locomotive built in Canada
The first steam locomotive built in Canada (in 1853) was the "Toronto", Northern Railway of Canada's Locomotive No. 2
Source: Canada Science and Technology Museum's website/Image # CN000385 (www.imagescn.technomuses.ca)
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