H^opital St. Jean de Dieu Railway
Founded in 1873 it was long known as a lunatic asylum, the usual term
applied to mental patients.
Operated a 2.8 mile electric railway between the hospital on Montreal
Island to Montreal Wharf
There was also a unique narrow gauge electric railway INSIDE the hospital!
Interior tramway of the Saint-Jean-de-Dieu Hospital.
It was composed of 2 rows of seven 40' x 200' pavilions arranged on
"Saint-Raphael" train. May have been named rather than numbered. Other names likely for additional trains.
LCL freight, coal, farm produce etc. was also carried.
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