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Paper on the Trans-Canada Railway

J. G. Scott

Paper on the Trans-Canada Railway

read before the Literary and Historical Society of Quebec ... Tuesday, 13th January, 1903

by J. G. Scott

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Published by Chronicle Print. Co. in Quebec .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads -- Canada.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J.G. Scott ; together with extracts from some remarks made by Henry O"Sullivan on the same occasion.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE2808 S3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14603132M

    Should you wish to travel the route - or indeed any part of it - a recommendation. Get hold of a copy of the 'TransCanada Rail Guide' written by Melissa Graham, published by Trailblazer. The 3rd edition of this 'all-in-one' guide to planning, booking and travelling is simply invaluable - and compact enough to keep with you during the journey. The Canadian is a transcontinental passenger train operated by Via Rail Canada with service between Union Station in Toronto, Ontario, and Pacific Central Station in Vancouver, British Columbia. Before the Canadian was a Canadian Pacific Railway train between Toronto and Chicago. In , CPR renamed its transcontinental route between Montreal/Toronto and Vancouver the Canadian, with new streamlined trains. Via Rail Current operator(s): Via Rail Canada.

    We book all of our guests – regardless of hotel category – in VIA Rail’s sleeper class coaches on this train, which includes a private cabin for one or two, meals while on board, and access to the domed observation car. All cabins have a private half-bathroom. Shower facilities are shared by coach. Cabin for One Cabin for Two. You searched for: canadian railway! Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search. Book Accessories TR86 Vintage Canadian Pacific Trans Canada Railway Travel Tourism Poster Re-Print Wall Decor A1/A2/A3/A4 AffichePrints 5 out of 5 stars () CA$

    An insider's guide to the Rocky Mountaineer, Canada's most scenic train ride through the Rockies between Vancouver & Banff, Calgary, Jasper. Shedules, fares, advice on which Rocky Mountaineer route to choose, advice on whether to go Red Leaf or Gold Leaf, what is the train really like, what do you see from the Rocky Mountaineer train? Also covers the Whistler . The Trans-Canada railway has been a once-in-a-lifetime smorgasbord of scenery. From the moment the train leaves the city center behind, to the many hours gliding through gentle prairie fields, rugged lake country, and picturesque towns.


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