June 1, 2013
CPR Bruce Division.
** Bruce Branches
2 history page.
** Hamilton history page added old photo of D-10 874 on the Ham Way Frt sitting at Burlington.
CPR London Division
Station galleries. Galt Sub. added photo of Puslinch and a link to history of Puslinch Township.
Goderich branch added old photos of Corwhin and the first train from Goderich to arrive in Guelph in 1907.
Courtesy of the Wellington County Museum and Archives. Special thanks to Karen Wagner and Elysia De Laurentis.
Toronto's Independent Bus Lines
**Danforth Bus Lines Added several photos.
**West York Coach Lines Added several buses/coaches including highway coach 56 and improved some existing images. Also, on the Dundas & Pacific parking lot added several more vehicles. And, photos of buses after being sold off to TTC/GCL.
**Roseland Bus Lines Added two photos of highway coaches 30 and 34 after sold to Grey Coach Lines. No known photos of these buses in Roseland service.
**_CNR old diesels. Added interesting photo of train passing the huge limestone quarry operation at Beachville near Ingersoll.
Hudson Bay VIA era.
**_A brief look at another winter. This one in SEPTEMBER!
**_CNR Predecessor roads. Added ex GTR 247 an ancient 0-6-0T part of the CNR Museum Train that travelled Canada.
Interurban and electric railways
**_Oshawa Added steeplecab 16 ex NS&T 16 later sold to Noranda Mines.
**_North Yonge added two more photos (scroll to end) plus some details on earlier captions. Can you find the Sweet Cap girl?
**_QRL&P Added a winter scene of loco 226 at the terminal in Quebec City.
May 1, 2013 Marks the 13th anniversary of this website.
CPR Bruce Division
20th century station gallery Inglewood added a brief memory by Cliff Beagan working the Moonlite. (Scroll to bottom)
CPR London Division
Guelph Junction Gallery part 2. Added photo of 2332 eastbound to Lambton yard.
CPR Toronto Division
Independent Bus Lines of Toronto. Added three old photos of West York and Roseland vehicles. TTC 1726 ex WYCL 510 in a "country road" scene along Scarlett Road in 1954. A trio of WYCL coach and buses on the Dundas & Pacific parking lot Roseland charter coach in Niagara Falls.
CNR diesel. Started new gallery for newer units starting with SD40 5112.
Added Remote Control Car 4 an ex CP CLC B unit. (scroll to bottom of page)
CNR old diesel
C-Liner added 9301, 9314, 9338, and 9344.
Turbotrain New gallery started.
Ottawa West Added 1226 taking water on a wet day.
Ottawa Added photos of 1417 and 8448.
PGE diesel. Added an unusual unit for Canada. D-1 a F-M switcher bought for parts but found to be good enough to use!
PGE self-propelled New gallery started.
TH&B steam. Long in the Archives section of this website added it here for easy access. A fourth class stationary engineer's license would be required to operate such a boiler under Ontario law. My grandfather held one from when he worked at Viceroy Rubber across from West Toronto depot when laid off by the CPR with a long service pass (20 years) in his wallet.
Ontario See What's New in this Gallery?
Created a second page for addition a number of old black and white prints of mine never before seen.
New gallery started for this TTC operation on the former
Toronto & York Radial, Metropolitan Division.
CPR passenger equipment Added Ash Grove second lightweight sleeping car.
Added ONR M-32 station wagon/ambulance for remote areas.
CPR split up the gallery into two parts separating roundhouses and shops etc. from other facilities adding a very large number of old photos of Victoria, VI. This property has been sold to a developer who will turn it into a grocery store and boutiques! Wonderful!
Part one. Added a zoomable link to a great aerial photo of Montreal in 1947. Thanks to Ray Murphy.
Railway construction during 1910. CPR out west and in Ontario. Kettle Valley. NTR in New Brunswick and Quebec.