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2 edition of Ontario Nortland Railway, yesterday and tomorrow. found in the catalog.

Ontario Nortland Railway, yesterday and tomorrow.

Owen Templeton Garrett Williamson

Ontario Nortland Railway, yesterday and tomorrow.

by Owen Templeton Garrett Williamson

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Published by Ontario Northland Transportation Commission in [North Bay, Ont.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ontario Northland Railway

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE2810 O5 W5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[16] p.
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14590176M

    Built in for the Timiskaming and Northern Ontario Railway, the Cobalt Station is associated with the early development of rail transportation and settlement in northern Ontario. Designed by prominent Toronto architect John M. Lyle, the station is a long, low one-and-a-half-storey brick building with a broad overhanging hipped roof. Ontario Hydro paid to have a branch from Port Elgin to the site to move large equipment, H2S, propane, nitrogen and fuel oil to the site. The lumber yard and 2 furniture factories in Southampton were served by a daily freight and there was daily passenger service in the later years using an RDC or 2 and on long weekends a diesel with several.

      Temiskaming and Northern Ontario Railway inquiry. Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Temiskaming and Northern Ontario Railway inquiry. by Ontario. Temiskaming and Northern Ontario Railway Inquiry. Publication date Publisher Toronto: King's Printer Collection.   Ontario Northland Railway Oak ST E, NORTH BAY, ON P1B8L3 () Contact Review.

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Ontario Nortland Railway, yesterday and tomorrow by Owen Templeton Garrett Williamson Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Ontario Northland Railway (reporting mark ONT) is a Canadian railway operated by the Ontario Northland Transportation Commission, a provincial Crown agency of the government of Ontario.

Originally built to develop the Lake Timiskaming and Lake Nipissing areas, the railway soon became a major factor in the economic growth of the province.

After decades of difficult Headquarters: Oak Street East, North Bay. As such, Ontario's T&NO was constantly running into the problem of seeing its freight cars mistakenly routed to that railroad.

To alleviate this problem the T&NO was formally renamed as the Ontario Northland Railway on April 5, During the s the ONR saw several new mines open along its system producing additional iron and copper. Fascinating and detailed history of the Ontario Northland Railway (originally named the Temiskaming & Northern Ontario Railway) which, was constructed to make move lumber, pulpwood, fur and farm products from the sparsely populated north country to the population centers around Toronto.

As the railroad progressed, however, discovery of gold. Ontario Northland. 6, likes talking about this. Moving people and goods. Ontario Northland connects the north with bus and train service, rail freight and rail Followers: K. Ontario Northland Railway Photographic Roster.

Unit # Notes Model Serial # Pictures: ONT TEE: UNKNOWN The Ontario & Western the O&W, or, as both boosters and detractors referred to it in its later years, the "Old & Weary," operated from and ran from Oswego on Lake Ontario to New York City, passing through the midlands and southern counties of New York State, with spurs to Utica, Kingston, Port Jervis, and Scranton, PA/5(9).

Wholly owned branch of the Central Ontario Railway, renamed shortly after construction. Ontario L'Orignal Railway: OLO Ottawa Central Railway: Ontario and Ottawa Railway: CNor: Canadian Northern Railway: Ontario Pacific Railway: NYC: Ottawa and New York Railway: Ontario and Quebec Railway: CP: St.

RAILWAY MODELLER BUY IT TODAY Material for the Canadian should be sent to: John Johnston, 41 Glenview Place, Hamilton, Ontario, L9C 6H9 or by e-mail at [email protected] FRONT COVER Photo Top by John Johnston: ONR SD75I leads the Englehart to Cochrane freight across the Driftwood River Bridge at Monteith.

The New York, Ontario and Western Railway, more commonly known as the O&W or NYO&W, was a mile former Class I regional railroad with origins inlasting until Mawhen it was ordered liquidated by a US bankruptcy judge.

The O&W holds the distinction of being the first notable U.S. railroad to be abandoned in its entirety. Story by Alison Brownlee MUSKOKA -- A request by a Muskoka passenger rail advocacy group seems to have been answered by provincial New Democrats.

The Committee Promoting Muskoka Rail Travel. The First Spike by Steven Manders. This book is the history of a half dozen early railways in Kingston, Gananoque, Napanee, Sharbot Lake, and Brockville areas.

The early roads, tramways, stage coaches, street railways, shipping, mining, early telephone systems, logging industries, and historic canoe routes are also covered.

Ontario Railway History. Charles Cooper's Railway Pages. At the time of the original design of my website inthis menu was the original railway history content, before the other railway research materials now in Railway History - Canada started to arrive. The first pages arose from the summaries by county of Ontario railway history at the northern and southern (Haldimand.

Ontario Northland. Railway. Past and Present Motive Power. Compiled by: Ed Weisensel and R. Craig Photo by: Pierre Ozorak @ North Bay, Ontario (9 July ) AAR Mark: ONT Revised: 29 Aug. ; Road No. Model Builder & Date Bldr No. Notes; EGU: EMD - 11/ Electric Generator Unit, built () from Milw Road F7B B: EGU.

Welcome to the Railways of Ontario web site. Within you will find a detailed history of railways constructed within the Province of Ontario, Canada in addition to a complete listing of remaining railway stations. Over time, the data base will be expanded as new information is added periodically.

I hope you enjoy the site and please check back. Ontario Southland Railway is a % Canadian owned short line railway company incorporated in to provide a number of transportation services to meet customer needs. On December 14th, OSR took over the 32 miles of the St.

Thomas from Canadian Pacific. OSR now has operations in Guelph, Tillsonburg and Woodstock to St Thomas. - SOUTH MARCH, Ontario - CNR train station p - torn down The Ontario Northland Railway (ONR) is one of the few railways to remain in public hands.

Originally named the Temiskaming and Northern Ontario Railway (TNOR), the railway was incorporated as a provincial agency in as a means of drawing industry and settlement to the northeast area of the province. The New York, Ontario and Western Railway was the first class-one railroad in the United States to be abandoned in its entirety.

Whereas other rail lines were closed gradually, the federal government closed down the railroad on Mafor its failure to pay employee withholding : ArcadiaPublishing. Canadian Railway History Books Canadian National Steam Power by Anthony Clegg and Ray Corley,Railfare Enterprises Ltd, is the authoritative source of information on CN's steam locomotives.

It also includes information on locomotives inherited by CN from the Grand Trunk, the Canadian Northern and other constituent lines. The Northern Connection: Ontario Northland Since PB: Robert J.

Surtees: Captus: The Northern Pacific Main Street Of The Northwest: HB: Charles Wood: Bonanza: The Observers Book Of Steam Locomotives Of Australia: HB: David Burke: Methuen/Warne: The Old Railway Station Book: HB:.

So Lost Ottawa took a trip to the Eastern Ontario Railway Museum in Smiths Falls, which was a major railway town from the s into the s. The railway museum is a reminder of those times, but one of those lost-in-plain-sight kind of places that you might have passed by a million times without going in.Ontario Northland Railway Rolling Stock Photographic Roster: 5/7/ View Photos Home .The rail line ran from Rainy River, Ontario to Fort Frances, Ontario with eventual plans to connect to Port Arthur, Ontario in the West, and to the Manitoba and Southeastern Railway, via a new Steel bridge at Rainy the Baudette-Rainy River Rail Bridge was completed inthe company was quickly absorbed by the Canadian Northern Railway, which built a roundhouse, Founder: McKenzie and Mann.