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Notes on the country traversed by the Quebec & Lake Huron Railway

Notes on the country traversed by the Quebec & Lake Huron Railway

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Published by s.n. in [Québec .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ontario -- Description and travel.,
  • Québec (Province) -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 89771
    ContributionsGeological Survey of Canada.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (35 fr.)
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17457387M
    ISBN 100665897715

    A. Abitibi: lake in northern Ontario, river flowing into Moose River, and also territory in Quebec.. Abitibi is an Indian word meaning “half-way water”. It is derived from abitah meaning “middle, half-way” and nipi, “water”.The name was originally used by the French to designate an obscure band of Algonquin Indians living hereabout, half-way between the trading posts on Hudson Bay. Struck rock July in Lake George Channel, St. Mary’s River and sank in ’ of water. Raised (the job considered the greatest wrecking job on the Great Lakes to that point), towed to Buffalo NY and rebuilt to bulk freighter for the lumber trade. Enrolled at Chicago IL S (#17).

    Lake Huron Canada forms the border between Ontario and Michigan. The second largest of the Great Lakes stretches from Sarnia in the south up toward Manitoulin Island and scenic Northern Ontario. When you add in the islands, this glacier-carved lake has the longest shoreline of the five Great Lakes. It's also home to the biggest bays in the. About this Item: British Railway Modellers of North America, Canada, Paperback. Condition: Good. First Edition. 32 pages. Map, car rosters and many black and white archival photos. "The name Canadian Pacific Electric Lines is the unofficial title given to the small electric railways leased by Canadian Pacific in Southern Ontario in the early s.

    Huron & Eastern Railway Co Inc N Brookfield St; Great Lakes Central Oakwood Ave; Additional Business Details. Categories: Railroads, . The book is full of rare photos and detailed maps of railways and waterways active and abandoned. A great way to cover your coffee table with just one volume of railway and waterway transit. Read more. One person found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. See all reviews from Canada.5/5(2).


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Notes on the country traversed by the Quebec & Lake Huron Railway Download PDF EPUB FB2

Notes on the country traversed by the Quebec & Lake Huron Railway. [Québec]: [publisher not identified], [?] (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Geological Survey of Canada.

OCLC Number: Notes. This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Quebec and Lake St. John Railway Reporting mark: unknown. The Lake St. John area, north of Quebec City was both pristine and beautiful.

Richly endowed with farmlands to the northwest, it was also barely accessible. The rough journey up Lake St. John was a. Geological Survey of Canada: Notes on the country traversed by the Quebec & Lake Huron Railway [electronic resource]. ([Québec: s.n., ?]) (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Geological Survey of Canada: Notes on the geology and palæontology of the Lower Saskatchewan River Valley [electronic resource] / (Ottawa: Govt.

Print. The book tells the story of the railway from its earliest beginnings in the s, when local business people in Quebec and Sherbrooke sought to implement rail service in their region. The largest of Quebec’s regional rail carriers, the QCR was also, for some period of time, one of Canada’s most profitable systems.

Location: The Canada Central Railway is located in eastern Ontario, extending northwest from the nation's capital up the Ottawa River Valley to the community of Mattawa.

History: By the mid 's, the city of Ottawa had developed into the focal point of the Ottawa River Valley lumber industry, much of it derived from the River's many tributaries in both Quebec and Ontario. Copies of correspondence in re international bridge: Private [Buffalo and Lake Huron railway company.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Reports, statistics, and other documents relating to the Port Huron and Lake Michigan Railroad [microform] by Port Huron and Lake Michigan Railroad Company. Publication date Topics Notes. Film/Fiche is presented as originally captured. Addeddate Allowjpgs true Call number CIHM CityPages: Thus the Grand Trunk Railway provided through transportation from Sarnia to the sea-coast, a distance of miles.

In a line between Detroit and Port Huron was leased, and in an extension was opened from Quebec to Rivière du Loup, which was later sold to the Intercolonial Railway to provide funds for the line to Chicago.

Canadian Pacific Railway Company: Quebec, summer and winter. ([Quebec?] Canadian Pacific Railway Company, ) (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Canadian Pacific Railway Company: Queen Charlotte townsite excursion, May 8 to 14, '09, by special trip of the S.S.

"Princess Charlotte" [electronic resource]. The Railfan Chronicles is a series of books about different railroads during the last quarter of the 20th Century. This was a period of great change in the railroad industry, with mergers of large railroads and creation of regional and short line railroads to operate unwanted lines of the Class One railroads.5/5(1).

Rush Lake is situated in this township, just south of the Babbitt Quarries. It was originally about two and one Page 80 80 PIONEER HISTORY OF HURON COUNTY half miles long and about a mile wide.

This lake is somewhat higher than Lake Huron, which is within a mile of it but direct drainage is prevented by the ridge of sand stone between them. An American hotel, as all who have read any recent book of travels in the United States must know well, is a very different affair from an English one.

We strode through a marble-paved hall to an office in one corner, and writing our names in a book which lay open for that purpose, the numbers, and are placed opposite them, and we are free of the house.

The photos of trains and scenery are impressive in this book about railroad travel in Ontario, Quebec and the United States: Trains 3 and 4: flight of the International Limited, the railway Greyhound of Canada (Book) Trains 3 and 4: flight of the International Limited, the railway Greyhound of Canada (eBook).

This image is part of a collection of 91 photographs taken between and by the Livernois Photography Studio of Quebec City. The photographs depict the development and economic expansion of the Saguenay Fjord and Lake Saint-John region of the province of Quebec at the end of the 19th century.

Much of this growth was associated with the building of. "These narratives are drawn, with the addition of explanatory passages, from 'The conspiracy of Pontiac,' 'Pioneers of France in the New world,' 'The Jesuits in North America,' 'Count Frontenac,' and 'Montcalm and Wolfe.'"--Pref.

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Choice/form AACR2: vj39 LAC ael no edits (3 cards). Map of the European and North American Railway, showing its connection with the railways of the United States & Canada; made by direction of His Excellency John Hubbard, Governor of Maine under the resolve of Aug.

20th Summary Shows New England, eastern New York, and the Maritime Provinces. The Canada Southern Railway (reporting mark CASO), also known as CSR, was a railway in southwestern Ontario, Canada, founded on Febru as the Erie and Niagara Extension Railway. Its name was changed to Canada Southern Railway on Decem The Act specified that it was to be constructed at a broad gauge of 5 ft 6 in (1, mm), but that.

The Toledo Ann Arbor & North Michigan railroad arrived in Frankfort, Michigan in Almost immediately the railroad began a break-bulk service across Lake Michigan to Kewaunee, Wisconsin.

The Ann Arbor mimicked the Pere Marquette, its competitor downstate in Ludington, by using a steamship to carry cargo across the lake. The International (formerly International Limited) was a named passenger train operated between Chicago and was originally an overnight train operated by the Grand Trunk Railway of Canada and its successors the Canadian National Railway and Grand Trunk Western Railroad, running as far as train was cut back to Port Huron, Michigan, in and Locale: Midwestern United States/Southern Ontario.

Fishing and shooting along the line of the Canadian Pacific Railway, in the provinces of Ontario, Quebec, the Maritime provinces, the prairies and mountains of western Canada, the state of Maine and in Newfoundland: Creator: Canadian Pacific Railway Company.

Passenger Department: Date Created: Description.M y mother’s forebears, McCalls and McInnises, settled in the cradle of Long Point Bay on the north shore of Lake Erie in the s and early s. I grew up about 20 miles away, still in Norfolk County, at the edge of the Great Norfolk Sand Plain about a metres from a long low hill, the remnants of the Great Galt Moraine, a glacial deposit left at the end of the last Ice Age.Travelers' Official Railway Guide for the United States and Canada.

June, visual index to a huge range of information from a travel book at the top is a written index you can click on We now begin to traverse a country of great beauty, where lofty mountain-ranges, 10,File Size: KB.