Mule Train Wreck on the Canadian Pacific Railway


Description
Creator:
Unknown
Media Type:
Image
Item Types:
Photographs
Negatives
Description:
Black and white negative depicting a photograph of a train wreck on the Canadian Pacific Railway. The back cars of the train are perpendicular to the tracks. The locomotive seems to be undamaged. There are a number of people standing at the side of the tracks.
Notes:
On 2 November 1916, a train loaded with mules bound for Montreal was derailed at the junction of the Canadian Pacific Railway and the Port Whitby and Port Perry Railway as a result of an error made by the switchman.
Date of Original:
2 November 1916
Date Of Event:
2 November 1916
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 6cm
Image Height: 6cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
14-004-006
Collection:
Whitby Historic Images Collection
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8880021411902 Longitude: -78.940372467041
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian copyright law. No restrictions on use.
Recommended Citation:
Whitby Archives
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from a copy negative.
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Mule Train Wreck on the Canadian Pacific Railway
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Mule Train Wreck on the Canadian Pacific Railway


Black and white negative depicting a photograph of a train wreck on the Canadian Pacific Railway. The back cars of the train are perpendicular to the tracks. The locomotive seems to be undamaged. There are a number of people standing at the side of the tracks.