Great Western Railway


Great Western Railway
   Charter granted 1834, and renewed 1845. Absorbed by the Grand Trunk in 1882. Ran from Hamilton to the international boundary opposite Detroit.
   Index: E Construction stimulated by provincial guarantee, 1849, 99.
   Bib.: Trout, History of Canadian Railways in Canada: An Ency., vol. 2.

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