Canadian Pacific Railway Switching Tower


Description
Creator:
Tom Henstock, Photographer
Media Type:
Image
Item Types:
Photographs
Negatives
Description:
Black and white negative of a photograph of the switching tower on the Canadian Pacific Railway in Whitby. The switching tower is in the background. A train is visible on the tracks. The view is looking east at the junction of the Canadian Pacific Railway and the Whitby and Port Perry Railway.
Notes:
The tower was built about 1914 when the Canadian Pacific Railway was built through Whitby and was demolished after the Whitby and Port Perry line was torn up in 1941.
Date of Original:
c,1930
Date Of Event:
c.1930
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 6cm
Image Height: 6cm
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
14-004-013
Collection:
Whitby Historic Images Collection
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.8876248066761 Longitude: -78.9391708374023
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian copyright law. No restrictions on use.
Recommended Citation:
Whitby Archives
Reproduction Notes:
Scanned from copy negative.
Contact
Whitby Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

405 Dundas Street West, Whitby, Ontario L1N 6A1

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Canadian Pacific Railway Switching Tower


Black and white negative of a photograph of the switching tower on the Canadian Pacific Railway in Whitby. The switching tower is in the background. A train is visible on the tracks. The view is looking east at the junction of the Canadian Pacific Railway and the Whitby and Port Perry Railway.