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  • PAD&W Railway - Engine 108 (~1918)
        Makies Siding (Gravel Lake)was the stop before North Lake on the Port Arthur Duluth and Western Railway line to the Gunflint Trail, Northwestern Ontario.
      Makies Siding (Gravel Lake)was the stop before North Lake on the Port ...
  • C.P.R '2925'
        One of the twenty locomotives of this type designed in the 1930's for CPR's fast intercity passenger services and completed in 1937-38 by the Canadian Locomotive Co. in Kingston, Ontario. Also, referred to as Class Flas 4-4-4, steam locomotive.
      One of the twenty locomotives of this type designed in the 1930's ...
  • Canadian National Railways Schedule (1929)
        Cover of an actual schedule from Canadian National Railways, August 1929. This timetable shows local departure and arrival times across Canada and the Western region. Mileage was 11,345 miles. The whole CNR system was 22,790 miles, the largest railway system in America in 1929.
      Cover of an actual schedule from Canadian National Railways, August 1929. This ...
  • Canadian Pacific Railway Selkirk '5900'
        The Canadian Pacific Railway used a variety of locomotives to lead its trains from coast to coast in Canada. These were built to handle rugged terrain of western Canada. The 'Selkirks' were designed to maintain smooth flow of mainline Canadian Pacific traffic through treacherous winding curves and heavy grades of ...
      The Canadian Pacific Railway used a variety of locomotives to lead its ...
  • Locomotive '5468'
        CPR '5468' represents a high pressure oil-fired, heavy freight locomotive. It is one of the last class freight steam locomotives built new for a Canadian Railway. It is currently under lease to the Selkirk Division of the CRHA, Revelstoke, B.C. and is on display at the Revelstoke Railway Museum. Built ...
      CPR '5468' represents a high pressure oil-fired, heavy freight locomotive. It is ...
  • Canadian Pacific Railway '8000'
        This multipressure locomotive was designed in Montreal at Montreal Locomotive works in 1928. These locomotives were assigned road numbers 5900 through 5919. These were part of the Selkirks, a name chosen for then range of Rockies they travelled and crossed. Exhaust steam was mixed with 250 psi pressure steam from ...
      This multipressure locomotive was designed in Montreal at Montreal Locomotive works in ...
  • Canadian Northern Railway ~1918
        Johnny Hume (right) train agent and George McLeod (left) engineer. Johnny Hume was remembered for his unfailing kindness. George McLeod delighted onlookers with the theatrical show he put on when he did his routine oiling of the train.
      Johnny Hume (right) train agent and George McLeod (left) engineer. Johnny Hume ...
  • C.N.R Photo I.D.
        Identification, or pass, for the Canadian National Railway, with photo of trackman and his wife. This would have allowed them free transportation on the CNR. The employees years of service with the CNR, was also recorded on the back of the pass.
      Identification, or pass, for the Canadian National Railway, with photo of trackman ...
  • C.N.R Ticket(1938)
        Canadian National Railway ticket issued to Mrs. Marander to take the train to market twice per month, from the stop at Wolfe to Fort William in 1938.
      Canadian National Railway ticket issued to Mrs. Marander to take the train ...
  • Dog Team at King Elevator
        View of two dog teams on the ice of Port Arthur Harbour near the Canadian Pacific Railway's King Elevator. The ice covered bulk freighter is unidentified.
      View of two dog teams on the ice of Port Arthur Harbour ...
  • Western Dry Dock (1911)
        View of the SS Inland Lakes, a freighter from Duluth, pulling into dry dock at the Western Dry Dock and Ship Building Co., ca 1911. Beside it is a dump scow under construction, probably one of the two scows that were the first vessels built at the yard.
      View of the SS Inland Lakes, a freighter from Duluth, pulling into ...
  • Walsh Block fire (1916)
        View of a mid-winter fire at the Walsh Block, which was located at 206 Arthur Street at St. Paul Street, Port Arthur, Ontario, ca 1916.
      View of a mid-winter fire at the Walsh Block, which was located ...
  • SS A.G. Lindsay (1900)
        View of the wooden freighter, SS A.G. Lindsay, unloading rails while docked at Port Arthur, Ontario.
      View of the wooden freighter, SS A.G. Lindsay, unloading rails while docked ...
  • Launching of Trawler No. 38 (1918)
        View of the launch of Trawler No. 38 at the Port Arthur Ship Building Co., Port Arthur, Ontario, June 18, 1918. In the background is Trawler No. 37 already launched. These ships were built as part of the war effort.
      View of the launch of Trawler No. 38 at the Port Arthur ...
  • Hamiltonian, First New Steamer (1912)
        View of the launch of the SS Hamiltonian, the first large freighter to be launched at the Western Dry Dock and Ship Building Co., May 21, 1912. This was the third vessel to be launched. The Hamiltonian had a tonnage of 2,345, and a length of 257 feet.
      View of the launch of the SS Hamiltonian, the first large freighter ...
  • George Boy, Horse and Buggy (1895)
        View of Charles Doyle and his horse, George Boy, as seen outside a home in Port Arthur.
      View of Charles Doyle and his horse, George Boy, as seen outside ...
  • Canadian Northern Railway Turntable (1905)
        View of a Canadian Northern Railway locomotive on a turntable at the company's roundhouse at Port Arthur, Ontario, ca 1905. The engine is no. 442.
      View of a Canadian Northern Railway locomotive on a turntable at the ...
  • Ploughing the Street (1907)
        View of the 220 block of Arthur Street, Port Arthur, Ontario. Shows the use of the town's new 18-ton steam roller and a plough. Ploughing the streets helped to break up the ruts and smooth out the road. Stores: A. Helper , Furrier, Jackson & Co, Real Estate, Olympia Parlor ...
      View of the 220 block of Arthur Street, Port Arthur, Ontario. Shows ...
  • Parade (1915)
        View of a parade on Court Street, Port Arthur, Ontario, ca 1915.
      View of a parade on Court Street, Port Arthur, Ontario, ca 1915.
  • Parade (1915)
        View of a parade on Court Street, Port Arthur, Ontario. ca 1915.
      View of a parade on Court Street, Port Arthur, Ontario. ca 1915.
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