3 edition of Railways of Canada found in the catalog.
Railways of Canada
Robert F. Legget
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The Mikas Railways of Canada is a well-researched picture book on the history of railways in Canada. Covers many of the smaller lines, most of which were eventually absorbed into the two main lines: the Canadian National and the Canadian Pacific.
Filled with scores of photographs, mostly steam locomotives and various right-of-way images.3/5. Book your train and bus tickets today by choosing from over 30 U.S.
train routes and destinations in North America. Narrow Gauge Railways of Canada is a "survey course" about one of the most interesting chapters in Canadian railway history. The late Omer Lavallee's original work was published by Railfare Books inand soon sold out.
Long-sought by collectors, historians and railway enthusiasts, his excellent material has now been expanded (over 40 percent) by the 5/5(5). This paricular book on the Canadian National Railway is important because that railroad serves Branford, Ontario, Canada, where in the s Cockshutt tractors were made.
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The Canadian Northern Railway Macmillan of Canada ; Stevens, G. History of the Canadian National Railways Macmillan Company Major operators: CN Rail, CP Rail, Via Rail. This report by global management consultancy Oliver Wyman found that pipelines and Canada’s Class I Railways have equivalent safety records in the movement of crude oil.
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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Previously published under title: Railroads of Canada. Description. Oswald Stevens "Ossie" Nock was a British railway signal engineer and senior manager at the Westinghouse company. He is best known for his prodigious output of publications on railway subjects, including over books, as well as a large number of more technical works on locomotive performance/5.
The Canadian National Railways’ Story: Patrick C. Dorin: ISBN Meet Me At The Station: Elizabeth A. Willmot: ISBN Faces and Places Along the Railway: Elizabeth A.
Willmot: ISBN Railways of Canada A Pictorial History: Nick and Helma Mika: ISBN A Century of DeLuxe Railway Cars in. Canada Rail Vacations offers a broad assortment of fabulous Canadian vacation packages, all intended to make memories that will last for a offer better tours at better prices and have done all the planning for you so you can maximize your time to sit back and enjoy your well earned relaxation.
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Stevens,Clarke, Irwin & Company, is a very detailed history of the lines that made up what ultimately became known as the CNR, along with events from the formation of Canada's national railway to the 's. If you can get the two-volume set, you have a very valuable find.
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This title in the Kids Book of series is the story of Canada's first transcontinental railway and the thousands of people who made the dream of a united Canada a reality. This book is the history of a half dozen early railways in Kingston, Gananoque, Napanee, Sharbot Lake, and Brockville areas.
The early roads, tramways, stage coaches, street railways, shipping, mining, early telephone systems, logging industries, and historic canoe routes are also covered.
The book is a tour guide as well. Welcome to Canada-Rail. At one time there were thousands of railway stations and stops across Canada. They included everything from grandiose architectural edifices to humble little flag stops and sign posts nestled in the woods alongside the tracks.
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This entry states the total route length of the railway network and of its component parts by gauge, which is the measure of the distance between the inner sides of the load-bearing rails.
The four typical types of gauges are: broad, standard, narrow, and gauges are listed under 60% of the world's railways use the standard gauge of m ( ft). Search for Bus Tickets and Bus Charters from Trailways, Amtrak, Greyhound, Jefferson Lines, Arrow Express, Miller Transportation, and more.
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In the early history of British North America, efforts were directed primarily at improving transportation by waterways and Size: KB. Pictures of the Canadian Pacific Railway. Portraits of Canada: Photographic Treasures of the CPR. by Jonathan Hanna, Robert C.
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Transportation history buffs rejoice. Ride the rails and the waves in this special two-book collection on the great railways from Canada’s past.
Passenger and Merchant Ships of the Grand Trunk Pacific and Canadian Northern Railways The first detailed account of the rise and fall of the maritime branches of two of Canada’s great transcontinental. David & Charles, This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers.
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Narrow Gauge Railways of Canada is a "survey course" about one of the most interesting chapters in Canadian railway history. The late Omer Lavallee's original work was published by Railfare Books inand soon sold out. Long-sought by collectors, historians and railway enthusiasts, his excellent material has now been expanded (over 40%) by /5(7).
Author Jim Lotz. LC Classification Number TFL67 Country/Region of Manufacture Number Of Pages pages. Publication Date LCCN Group Trade. Target Rating: % positive. This book chronicles the genesis and all-too-brief existence of one of Canada’s greatest early railways, the Great Western Railway of Canada (–), a major precursor to the Canadian National Rail system.
Today, the Great Western Railway of Canada is a little-known historic line, overlooked even by many railway aficionados. RAILWAYS OF CANADA. NATIONAL. Via Rail. Canadian National. Canadian Pacific. MULTI-PROVINCE. Bloom Lake Railway.
Ontario Northland Railway. Ottawa Valley Railway. Quebec North Shore and Labrador Railway. Tshiuetin Rail Transportation. BRITISH COLUMBIA. BC Rail. Englewood Railway. Grand Forks Railway Inc. DIVFew stories in the annals of railroading are as compelling as the construction, evolution, and astounding successes of the Canadian Pacific and Canadian National railways.
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