History

TopicTypeYearVolumePageDescription
Formsproto1998v.8-3p.30fffreight waybill, shipping order, bill of lading
Sourceshist1991v.3-2p.15archive info (see also Photographs)
CN SIG Conventionsummary1997v.8-2 p.42-43review of Oct. 1997 convention
Portland, MEplan2011v.16-2p.13 color map Portland Terminal Co. 1950s map; station on p.10
Atlantic Regionproto1997 v.7-4p.14ffLoco assignments; steam to diesel; Part 1
proto1997v.8-1p.14ffloco assignments; steam to diesel; Part 2
Central Regionproto1997v.8-2 p.20ffloco assignments; steam to desiel; 1957
proto 1998 v.8-3 p.20ff loco assignments; diesel & electric; 1957
Western Region proto 1998 v.8-4 p.14ffloco assignments; photos, steam, 1952-7
proto 1998 v.9-1p.19ff diesel loco assignments, May 1957
GTP last spike hist 2013 v.17-1 p.4ff events surrounding the last spike, Apr. 7, 1914
Winnipeg eastbound hist 1992 v.4-2 p.13fftrain types and timetable
CN Château Laurier hotel hist 2012 v.16-4 p.20ff 100 years of history; overview, photos, plans
CV Region proto 1999 v.9-3 p.6ff loco assignments, Nov. 1954
CV & CP Maine Coast runs proto 2011 v.16-2 p.8ff Montreal-Portland Specials pre 1958 schedules
GTW Region proto 1999 v.9-2 p.30ff loco assignments; diesel & steam, 1956
GTW - reorganization proto 2010 v.15-3 p.8ff Interview - John Burdakin, Pres. GTW re 1970-1990s reorg'ztn
GTR - Durand, MI proto 2007 v.14-1 p.18ff historical review, photos, map
ICR - Canso Strait proto 2006 v.13-3 p.5ff Railway links to Cape Breton Island 1890-1955
CN rwy car ferry photo 2012v.16-3 b/cover color photo 1954; plans in article above re Canso Strait
CN - Victoria Bridge hist 1991 v.3-1 p.22 overview of construction
- Montreal-Portland hist 1991 v.3-1 p.13 steam running 1920 - 1955
- Turcot Yard, Montreal hist2001 v.11-2 p.24ff photos and operation
- Coteau junction, yard hist 2014 v.17-2 p.10ff photos steam to diesel history & operations; timetables
CN branch se of Montrealhist/photos2016V 18-2p36-41branchline steam in Quebec.
CN coal to oil switch hist 2001 v.11-2 p.18ff switchover to oil burners in west
CN concrete train hist 2003 v.12-1p.27ff pouring concrete at trackside, 1929
CN Eastern Ontario hist 2009 v.15-1 p.6ff Hawkesbury - Glen Robertson mixed train, 1957
Hudson Bay Rwy, MB hist 2009 v.15-1 p.27ff Construction & engineering of line to Churchill, MB
CN Malachi Station hist 1991 v.3.3 p.b/cov data & 1969 photo station & caboose
CN grain elevators, SK hist/proto 2014 v.17-3 p.26ff Photo and operational spread, 40 ft grain cars, GMD-1s
CN Rwy's & coal; Alberta hist 2000 v10-1 p.6ff Drumheller area activities
CN Alberta Coal Branch hist 2001 v10-4 p.36ff Edson west 1909 to present, Part 1
hist 2001 v.11-2 p.8f Coalspur facilities, Part 2
Canadian Northern Pacific Ry hist 2014 v.17-3 p.16ff History, construction, last spike, bridge. Today CN main line
CNoR Pacific last spike hist 2015 v.17-4 p.4ff last spike event Jan. 23, 1915 and centennial celebration
CN Western Expansion hist 2012 v.16-4 p.4ff 2nd main track - Edmonton - Vancouver 1980-1990 Part 1
CN Western Expansion hist 2016v.18-1p.26part 2 Kamloops to Vancouver
hist 2013 v.17-1 p.18ff control point names for Tete Jaune cutoff Part 2
Pacific Ports-Port Mann, BC proto 2002 v.11-3 p.18ff Part 1, history, photos, development, overview
Prince Rupert, BC proto 2006 v.13-3 p.15ff Part 2, 1938 yard activity, track plan & photos
Ogden Point, Victoria, BC proto 2007 v.14-1 p.26ff Part 3, history, photos, development, overview
CN laying rail proto 2001 v.11-1 p.5ff laying 115 lb rail MB & SK, 1996
CN laying rail - Heath Steel Br. proto 2010 v.15-4 p.6ff Rwy branch to Heath Steel and mining lines built 1949-1969
CN flood repair Iowa, USA proto 2012 v.1`6-3 p.40ff Flood damage repair Omaha - Council Bluffs route in 2011
CN London, UK hist 1997 v.8-2 p.36-37 Review of CN's 1908 GTR building
CN ABS signals hist 2003 v.12-1 p.30ff Review of CN auto Block Signal in AB & BC
CN time tables hist 1999 v.9-4 p.6ff interpreting employee time tables
CN train register hist 1999 v.9-4 p.12 Newmarket train register (schedule)
CN - passenger service hist 1992 v.4-3 p.8ff Super Continental & Ocean Ltd. Part 1
hist 1992 v.4-4 p.16ff Super Continental & Ocean Ltd. Part 2
hist 1993 v.5-1 p.9ff history, photos, dwg's, lists Part 3
C N - Rwy Museum proto 1999 v.9-2 p.36ff history, photos, Capreol, ON
CnoR/CN hist 1998 v.8-4 p.4ff history, photos, ops., Alberta Beach, AB
hist 1999 v.9-2 p.34ff history. photos, 1949, Glenavon, SK
CN - IC Chicago Sub hist/proto 2005 v.13-1 p.10ff history, prototype ops, photos
CN/GTP hist 1992 v.4-2 p.24ff ballast pit operation; shovels & winch car
info 1990 v.2-3 p.21 CV loco list for April 1990
info 1992 v.4-2 p.3ff 1991 CV info & convention report
DT&I model 1992 v.4-1 p.10 Lima, Ohio yard modelling
hist 1990 v.2-2 p.19 activity update at sale of GT
GTW hist/op 1990 v.2-2 p.13ff overview of GTW Railroad
hist 1991 v.3-1 p.6ff update and corrections
proto 1992 v.4-1 p.21 renumbering DT&I and DTSL
Bayview Junction proto 2008 v.14-3 p.24ff summary of activity and locomotives at the jct.
St. Clair River Tunnel hist 1991 v.3-4 p.22ff hist and diagram 0-10-0T switcher
Thousand Islands Ry hist 1996 v.7-1 p.40ff hist and drgs./photos loco and combine
Ontario Car Ferry Co. hist 2000 v10-1 p.60ff Rochester, NY to Cobourg, ON coal ferry