Canadian Northern Railway


Canadian Northern Railway
   The first link in this transcontinental railway dates back to 1896, when construction was commenced on the line from Gladstone towards Lake Winnipegosis. Since then the system has been extended east and west, and within a few years will reach from the Atlantic to the Pacific, with numerous branches.
   Bib.: Historical Sketch of the Canadian Northern Railway in Canadian Annual Review, 1906.

The makers of Canada. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Canadian Northern Railway — Infobox SG rail railroad name=Canadian Northern Railway logo size=144 old gauge= logo filename=Canadian Northern Railway herald.png locale=Canada start year=1899 end year=Present hq city=Toronto, Ontario marks= The Canadian Northern Railway… …   Wikipedia

  • Canadian Northern Railway — Wagon à marchandises, 1906 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Canadian Northern Railway — Die Canadian Northern Railway ist eine ehemalige Eisenbahngesellschaft in Kanada, die von 1899 bis 1923 bestand. Wie auch die Grand Trunk Pacific Railway sollte sie eine Konkurrenz zur erfolgreichen transkontinentalen Strecke der Canadian Pacific …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Canadian National Railway — Canadian National system map …   Wikipedia

  • Canadian National Railway — Co. Rechtsform Aktiengesellschaft (Kanada) ISIN CA1363751027 Gründung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Canadian National Railway — Canadien National Pour les articles homonymes, voir CN. Logo de Canadien National …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Canadian National Railway Co. — Corporation created by the Canadian government in 1918 to operate a number of nationalized railroads (including the old Grand Trunk lines, Intercolonial Railway, National Transcontinental Railway, and Canadian Northern Railway) as one of Canada s …   Universalium

  • Canadian Pacific Railway — Ltd. Rechtsform Aktiengesellschaft (Kanada) ISIN CA13645T1003 Gründung 1881 Sitz …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Canadian Pacific Railway — Infobox SG rail railroad name=Canadian Pacific Railway logo filename=Canadian Pacific Logo 1996.png logo size=162 system map size=300 map caption=Canadian Pacific system map as of 2004 (does not include DM E and IC E trackage). old gauge=… …   Wikipedia

  • Canadian Atlantic Railway — Infobox SG rail railroad name=Canadian Atlantic Railway logo filename=Logo of the Canadian Atlantic Railway.png logo size=150 locale=Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Quebec, Maine start year=1988|end year=1994 old gauge= hq city=Saint John, New… …   Wikipedia