Trans Canada Highway Construction
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- The Government of Ontario was proceeding with work on Highway 17 in 1949. By 1950, it was decided that the route would include Marathon, Ontario, on the Trans Canada Highway. The construction was to be completed by 1951. In this photo, a construction tractor hauls rocks from an area to this point. Peninsula and the Pic River can be seen in the background.
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- M&DHS: 10
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Latitude: 48.7501 Longitude: -86.43322
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