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The Grand Trunk Railway of Canada

Archibald William Currie

The Grand Trunk Railway of Canada

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto .
Written in English

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  • Grand Trunk Railway Company of Canada

  • Edition Notes

    Copy 1 is a xerographic reprint of the ed. of 1957.

    StatementArchibald William Currie.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 556 p. :
    Number of Pages556
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23743889M

    By it had become a stepping stone in the trans-national scheme of the Grand Trunk Railway. The GTR was making its way across Upper Canada to reach its international destination at Chicago, Illinois, and had reached Toronto by acquisition of similar local railway . Hays, Charles Melville, (),president of the Grand Trunk Railway Company (Canadian Ry.) (), was born at Rock Island, Illinois,USA, on May 16 He was educated at public schools of Rock Island, and at the age of seventeen entered the service of the Atlantic and Pacific Railway, in St-Louis, Missouri,ality: American. Canada's grand railway hotels are a series of railway hotels across the country, each a local and national landmark, and most of which are icons of Canadian history and architecture; some are considered to be the grand hotels of the British Empire. Each hotel was originally built by the Canadian railway companies, or the railways acted as a catalyst for the hotel's construction. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Grand Trunk Railway Company of Canada. Grand Trunk Railway of Canada. [London?]: [publisher not identified], [?].

    Sir Henry Tyler, M.P. president and the directors of the Grand Trunk Railway Company of Canada and of the St. Clair Tunnel Company request the honor of your presence at luncheon at 2: 00 p.m. on Saturday the 19th of September, at Sarnia, Ont. (Book) 7 editions published between and in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide.


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