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Great Western Railway of Canada : Southern Ontario's pioneer railway

Author: David R P Guay; Cheryl Hawley
Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada : Dundurn, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It was one of the great railways that opened up Canada, and played a huge role in the development of Hamilton, the site of its head offices. Yet the rise and fall of the Great Western Railway has  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Guay, David R. P., 1954-, author.
Great Western Railway of Canada.:
Toronto : Dundurn, 2016.
(CaOONL)20159055997
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David R P Guay; Cheryl Hawley
ISBN: 9781459732827 1459732820 9781459732841 1459732847 9781459732834 1459732839
OCLC Number: 920015735
Notes: "Editor: Cheryl Hawley"--Title page verso.
Description: 248 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm.
Contents: IntroductionAcknowledgements Chapter 1: Early Years Chapter 2: Construction and Operations Chapter 3 Affiliated Railways Chapter 4: Locomotives and Rolling Stock Chapter 5: Maritime OperationsChapter 6: Accidents! Epilogue Appendix 1: Extant Great Western Stations in Ontario and Detroit and Milwaukee/Detroit, Grand Haven, and Milwaukee Stations in MichiganReferences
Responsibility: David R.P. Guay.

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those interested in the subject will find this a useful work. * The Semaphore * An in-depth account of how the line came to be. * Canadian Rail *

 
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