Old Articles Index
This is an easy reference to locate very old magazine
They are all to be found in their respective places as well.
CPR construction and early history. Spiral
Feature about travel by rail and ship over the decades.
Added link (scroll to very bottom)
Houses and Hotels
Lake Louise extension. 1915 article
along the CPR. 1921 article northen Ontario camps.
CPR various general history.
the Mountain Subdivision Article Connaught Tunnel
and Twin Butte 1931 blockages.
Vice President 1920 biography article
Toronto CPR, GTR, TTR.
Toronto Grade Separations,
Viaduct and Parkdale.June 1913
separation Winnipeg Main Street 1916
Wellington Street 1910,
Viaduct CNoR 1912.
of Land Added detailed article covering first and second stages
of CPR Angus Shops redevelopment.
CNR predecessor roads
Mobile telephone train orders to a train 1918
CGR PEI car ferry 1915
CNoR Gas-electric car
GTR of Canada 1859
GTR Grand Trunk System 1908
GTS map lines west
GTS map lines east
GTR Brantford railways.
Including TH&B plus more recent and current station photos.
Also, brief history of Brantford Street Railway.
car ferry Quebec City - Levis
box car unloading in grain elevators Port Arthur 1922
CNR Concrete bridges September
plant 1906 Details of entire plant with diagrams.
Bridge Accident NY&O 1898
Dominion Bridge 1916
article with history and map.
Photos of major railway bridges.
Quebec Bridge article
Four days before its second collapse!
Universal Gas Hydraulic Switcher
A look at a typical back shop.
Massive hydro-electric generating project.
Rostered 14 steam locomotives!
Hump Retarder Yard
A look at a typical 1950's yard.
Plant and Equipment September 1916
New shops (Hillcrest) 1923
Mogul Baldwin 1908
1950 Two articles 1910.
1955 Two articles.
compound to superheated simple.
National Steel Car
1920 CNR V sleepers built for ICR.
These are the first steel cars referred to in 1916 article.
Grand Trunk in USA before GTW
Trunk car shops Port Huron, Michigan 1917
Northern Winnipeg Viaduct 1912
Double track line to new Union Station.
Northern Fort Rouge Shops
Special train to visit 1909.
Northern Pacific Patricia Bay (VI) ferry slip
Transcona shops 1916
bridges Northern Ontario
station and roundhouse Toronto map 1884
Midland Ry. of Canada ex T&NRy.
Transcona Shops 1910
Stratford Locomotive Shops 1909
Ottawa station Chateau Laurier construction 1910
Wellington Street Viaduct 1910
construction (scroll down)
Power plant Central Depot 1912 (scroll down)
Pointe Locomotive Terminal
CNR Montreal roundhouse and yards 1922
Locomotive Terminal 1921
main shops aerial 1936
Ex ICR built 1908 following complete destruction in
February 1906 of original I.C.R. shops.
freight sheds and team tracks 1926
Downtown next to old union station. CN Express
Parry yard Looking
Mile 147.1 Bala Sub. 7/1934
CNR/James A. Brown Collection
shops Systematic control of locomotive repairs. 1920
projects detailed study of two project results.
Viaduct 1909 article
photo (no date or credit)
Shops 1913 article (link at top of page)
roundhouse 1909 article
Control of Locomotive Repairs 1920
Terminal improvements 1914
Downtown new station, office building and wharf.
Winnipeg new yard (1904) Page
1 and page
Quebec City when new 1915 and 1916 three articles. .
Non-specific railway Baker
CNR predecessor roads
frame passenger cars.
1920 CNR V sleepers built for ICR. (same link as above)
1921 Sleping, Dining and baggage cars.
Interburban and Electric
Hull Electric 1896
1896 Details change over from horse to electric.
Radial Railways Index
(scroll to very bottom)
Old 1895 advertisement local car builder
Patterson & Corbin
Motor Improvements 1920
for Street Railway and Locomotive Service
General Electric Review August 1916
for railroad cars used on street railways.
Railway Master Mechanic September 1915
Detroit River Tunnel
Article 1909 about first
Port Stanley 1916
& Southern Counties 1915
Plus, large gallery colour photos of more recent years interurban
Royal Tunnel 1914 article about electrification.
Toronto Suburban (Guelph radial) Toronto
train photographing interior of tunnel 1899
Ry. Article 1896. New gallery, part of Brantford
Railways old article which includes stations of GTR, CNR &
Includes Grand Valley 50 interurban car ex New York Elevated also
found under Radial Railways.
Guelph Ry. predecessor
of Guelph Radial. Article 1896.
Island Belt Line early history 1897
Predecessor to Montreal Tramways
New article early history (1861 +) of Montreal
Street Railway horse car operation and start of electric (1893)
with involvement of Toronto's street railway leader Mackenzie
of Mackenzie and Mann, Canadian Northern fame.
Tramways 1914 plus 1917 steeplecab electric locomotive.
Also, small gallery newer years colour photos of streetcars.
Short article about a tamper, an advancement in
street track work previously done manually.
Toronto Railway Company
Private owned pre-TTC operation
Transit in Toronto A 1911 proposal for a network of elevated
and subway streetcar lines. Nothing built!
Ship Canal contractor locomotives.
Added (link at top) New Welland Canal two articles 1914 and 1916.
With maps showing all railway lines crossing canal.