Toronto, 1930s, the Great Depression. during the Great Depression many men were impacted. Some had to leave their family's to find work, while most lost jobs and homes. The government did almost nothing in the form of relief to these men. Some died, many lost everything
W28, originally Toronto Civic Railway 57, that operated as a rail grinder from 1955 until it was replaced with a PCC rail-grinding train in 1976. As an early Easter gift to readers, here is a photo gallery of W28 from 1967-8.