Picture St. Marys
Railroad and St. Marys


Records
We found 170 matching items.
gallerylist with thumbnailslist
London Bridge, St. Marys 
Image  Postmarked Nov 2, 1911  Postcard view of the London railway bridge (still in use today). The Thames river can be seen in the foreground, with a hut being seen off to the right side. "London Bridge, St. Mary's, Canada"
Grand Trunk Viaduct, St. Marys 
Image    Coloured-in postcard view of the Grand Trunk railway bridge (now a walkway). "Grand Trunk Viaduct, St. Marys, Canada."
The Race and Sarnia Bridge, St. Marys 
Image  Postmarked July __, 1909  Postcard view of "The Race" (water flow used for the mills), and in the background the Sarnia railway bridge (still in use) is visible. Four men in a boat are visible, a couple of them tipping their hat to the photographer. This photo was taken by Milton Reesor and is available in the Reesor...
London Bridge, St. Marys 
Image  Postmarked January 1913  Postcard view of the London railway bridge (still in use today) with a train crossing over it. In the background the train station can be seen (now a CN station and a tourist information building) as well as the town's water tower. Condition: Extremely fragile. Use only the digital copies....
Trout Creek and London Bridge, St. Marys 
Image  Postmarked Aug 12, 1912  Postcard view of Trout Creek with the London railway bridge seen in the background with a train crossing it. "Trout Creek and London Bridge, St. Mary's, Ont., Canada"
The Race and Sarnia Bridge, St. Marys 
ImageMysteries:  Postmarked 1912  Postcard view of the Mill Race with 4 men in a boat casually floating towards the photographer. In the background the Sarnia railway bridge can be seen. Also see 021pc-OA for a black and white version of this postcard. One can also go through the Reesor Collection of photos at the St. Marys...
London Bridge from north of Trout Creek, 1865 
Image  1865  One side of a stereoview of London Bridge. This view shows us how bare it is around St. Marys at this point with trees cleared and very few buildings in view in the background. Condition: Copy is in excellent condition. London Bridge from north of Trout Creek 1865
Sarnia Bridge, the Thames River and the Ashery as seen from the Victoria Bridge in 1865 
Image  1865  One side of a stereoview of the Thames River, the Sarnia Bridge (now part of the Grand Trunk trail walkway), and an ashery all seen from the Queen Street (Victoria) bridge. Condition: Copy is in excellent condition. Sarnia Bridge, Thames River and the Ashery from Victoria Bridge 1865
Church Street bridge being built 
Image  August 1884  One side of a stereoview of the Church Street bridge during construction in August of 1884. In the background the London railway bridge can be seen with Trout Creek running under both the Church Street and London bridges. Condition: Copy is in excellent condition. Duplicate is 2435ph. Church...
View of Dam at Confluence of River Thames and Front Creek 
Image    Colourized postcard view of the Thames River with the Grand Trunk railway bridge (Sarnia line) seen in the background. Condition: Okay condition - a little worn. View of Dam at Confluence of River Thames & Front Creek St. Mary's Ont
Train derailment 
Image  1930s  Photo of a train that derailed in St. Marys in the 1930s. People can be seen watching the progress of the clean-up by the crew. Condition: Okay. Bent in a corner. Is also very worn and is starting to curl.
Train derailment 
Image  1930s  Photo of a train that derailed in St. Marys in the 1930s. A crowd can be seen sitting up on the hill watching the crew try and clean-up the mess. Condition: Okay. Fairly worn and slightly curling.
Train derailment 
Image  1930  Photo of a train that derailed in the 1930s. A crew can be seen trying to clean up the mess with a crowd standing and sitting up on the hill watching. Condition: Okay. Better than the others. Mostly just wear where the album corner was.
Train derailment 
Image  1930s  Photo of a crew trying to clean-up after a train derailment. Condition: Okay. Some wear, especially where the album corners once were.
Train derailment 
Image  1930s  Close-up of one of the freight cars all dumped over after a train derailment. Men are all standing around with others moving about showing they are trying to clean up the mess. Condition: Okay. Slightly curled and worn.
Train derailment 
Image  1930s  Photo of a train derailment that occurred in the 1930s. Men can be seen standing at the tracks with bags of something in the foreground. Condition: Okay. Slightly curled and worn - especially where album corners were.
St. Marys from the Water Tower 
Image  approx. 1909  Panoramic postcard view of St. Marys as seen from the old Water Tower (located on the corner of James and Queen Streets). Downtown can be seen, a few churches, the Town Hall, the water treatment buildings, as well as the London railway line. Postcard is much longer than a normal postcard - over...
St. Marys from the Water Tower 
Image  ca. 1909  A panoramic view of St. Marys as seen from the old Water Tower (corner of James and Queen Streets). On the left we can see a lot of homes, in the middle we are looking towards downtown, and to the right we see the London railway line and train station. Condition: Poor. Browned with stains and...
Replacing girders on railway trestle over Trout Creek by CNR station, 1912 
Image  1912  Photo of a girder being replaced on the railway trestle that crosses Trout Creek (near the St. Marys train station). Men can be seen standing on either side, with large machinery seen slowly letting the girder down. Click on the image to see an article on the replacement of the girders....
River View and Railway Viaduct 
Image    Tinted postcard view of a bridge with a train crossing the railway viaduct in the background. Condition: Good. A little bit of wearing and yellowing. River View and Railway Viaduct, St. Marys
gallerylist with thumbnailslist
Comment on this item

Google Earth Google Earth [help]
Sort
Media Types
Contributors
Years
1850s 1850185118521853185418551856185718581859
1860s 1860186118621863186418651866186718681869
1870s 1870187118721873187418751876187718781879
1880s 1880188118821883188418851886188718881889
1890s 1890189118921893189418951896189718981899
1900s 1900190119021903190419051906190719081909
1910s 1910191119121913191419151916191719181919
1920s 1920192119221923192419251926192719281929
1930s 1930193119321933193419351936193719381939
1940s 1940194119421943194419451946194719481949
1950s 1950195119521953195419551956195719581959
1960s 1960196119621963196419651966196719681969
1970s 1970197119721973197419751976197719781979
1980s 1980198119821983198419851986198719881989
1990s 1990199119921993199419951996199719981999
Map
Map of locations associated with these pictures. Click on a balloon to do a geographic search.
Subjects

Only the top 50 will appear here.

Accidents (2) Acts of Nature (3) Aerial photographs (1) Automobiles (2) Boats (2) Bridges (49) Buildings (18) Business and Industry - Ashery (1) Business districts (4) Calendars (1) Canadian National Railway (3) Canadian Pacific Railroad (1) Canoes (3) Carriages & coaches (3) Children (1) Churches (4) City and town halls (1) Cityscapes (1) Clubs (1) Crowds (1) Dams (7) Desks (2) Dwellings (3) Elevated highways (1) Employees (1) Equipment & supplies (1) Factories (2) Floods (5) Girders (4) Grand Trunk Rail (2) Grand Trunk Railway (4) Grand Trunk Station (1) Group portraits (9) Hills (1) Horses (4) Hotels (1) Industry (2) Interiors (1) King George VI (2) Kings (2) Lakes & ponds (2) Land - Transportation - Railway - Buildings and structures (3) Landscape photographs (2) Landscapes (16) Leisure (1) London Bridge, St. Marys (3) Machinery (3) Maintenance & repair (1) Military (1) Millraces (3) Mills (5) Model railroads (1) Natural landscapes (1) Ontario - Thames River (10) Opera houses (3) Overpass (2) Panoramic views (1) Parks (1) People (2) Photographs (2) Portrait photographs (2) Portraits (1) Postcards (6) Prime ministers (2) Quarrying (1) Queen Elizabeth (2) Queens (2) Railroad accidents (7) Railroad bridges (40) Railroad cars (1) Railroad companies (2) Railroad freight cars (7) Railroad passenger cars (3) Railroad stations (25) Railroad tracks (3) Railroads (84) Railway (8) Railway bridges (5) railway station (3) Reesor, Milton (1) Religious groups (1) Rivers (29) Rulers (2) Sarnia Bridge (3) Steam engines (5) Steam Locomotives (3) Stereographs (2) Streams (8) Thames River, St. Marys (4) Train (2) Train Accidents (5) Train Derailments (5) Transportation (30) Trestles (3) Trout Creek - St. Marys, Ont. (5) VIA Rail (3) Visits of state (2) Water Tower, St. Marys (2) Water towers (15) Waterfalls (5)
Item Types
Features
Groups
Creative Commons Rights
Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.










Railroad and St. Marys


It's thanks to the railway that St. Marys prospered the way it did in the beginning!