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5 edition of The Great Western Railway of Canada found in the catalog.

The Great Western Railway of Canada

prospectus, with map and profile of the line, and two sketches, June 1851.

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Published by s.n. in [London? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Western Railway Company (Canada),
  • Railroads -- Ontario.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 63692.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination8 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16944047M
    ISBN 10066563692X

    It was one of the great railways that opened up Canada, and played a huge role in the development of Hamilton, the site of its head offices. Yet the rise and fall of the Great Western Railway has Read more. The History of the Great Western Railway From an Act of Parliament in to nationalisation , the Great Western Railway, also known as "God's Wonderful Railway", was the envy of the other railway companies in Britain 'Preserved Railway Sites' A list of all of the Standard and Narrow Gauge railways in the UK.

    Included in this book are photographs and diagrams illustrating the GWR's equipment, some railway stations, its network, shipping and air services, and bus operations, including Western National. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: A few minor scuff marks to boards. Located at: Stella Books, Tintern. The Great Western Railway of Colorado (GWR) operates over 80 miles of track and interchanges with the BNSF and UP. The railroad has become a vital link in Northern Colorado’s transportation network as it runs through Ft. Collins, Longmont, Windsor, Loveland and Greeley and is strategically located around the Denver-Julesburg (DJ) Basin.

    Home» Books» Reports of the commissioners appointed to inquire into a series of accidents and detentions on the Great Western Railway, Canada West, by commission bearing date Nov. 3, Canada. Commissioners to inquire into accidents and . The Galt & Guelph was incorporated in as an extension of the Great Western Railway’s Harrisburg-Galt branch, which had been authorized in , and became the “springboard” for the start of the Wellington, Grey & Bruce Railway at Guelph, a venture that graduated from interested to tangible support with the Great Western.


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