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  • Railways

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a set of two maps accompanied by graphics. The first map shows the extension of the railway network. Gradual extensions are denoted for the following periods: 1836 to 1852, 1853 to 1880, 1881 to 1905, 1906 to 1918, 1919 to 1935,...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
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  • Railways and Canals 1971 - Western Canada

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the locations of railways and canals as of 1971. The railway names and operators are shown and whether or not the railway is operated as a common carrier or a private carrier. Canals and locks are shown on the map.
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • JPG
  • Railways and Canals, 1971 - Eastern Canada

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the locations of railways and canals as of 1971. The railway names and operators are shown and whether or not the railway is operated as a common carrier or a private carrier is denoted. Canals of the St. Lawrence...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • JPG
  • Railways Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta

    Contained within the 1st Edition (1906) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the rail companies that operated in Saskatchewan, areas of Manitoba and Alberta circa 1904. The railway lines are indicated in black, and the territory tributary to each line is shown in colours. An overprint note,...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
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    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Railways Ontario and Quebec

    Contained within the 1st Edition (1906) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the rail companies that operated in Ontario and western Quebec, circa 1904. The railway lines are indicated in black, and the territory tributary to each line is shown in colours. For example, any area coloured...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Transcontinental Railways

    Contained within the 2nd Edition (1915) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows Canada's transcontinental rail network. Ownership of these rail lines is included on the map. The portions of the main lines of the Grand Trunk, Grand Trunk Pacific, Canadian Pacific, Canadian Northern and Canadian...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Quebec and Maritime Provinces Railway Territories

    Contained within the 2nd Edition (1915) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the areas that rail companies operated in the Maritimes and part of Quebec, circa 1913. The five railway lines are the Canadian Government, Canadian Pacific, Canadian North, Grand Trunk and National...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Ontario and Quebec Railway Territories

    Contained within the 2nd Edition (1915) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the areas that rail companies operated in Ontario and Quebec, circa 1913. The four railway lines displayed are the Canadian Pacific, Canadian Northern, Grand Trunk and National Transcontinental, and the territory...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta Railway Territories

    Contained within the 2nd Edition (1915) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the areas that rail companies operated in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, circa 1913. The six railway lines displayed are the Canadian Government, Canadian Pacific, Canadian Northern, Grand Trunk, National...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Transcontinental Railways

    Contained within the 1st Edition (1906) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the Canada's transcontinental rail network, including the ownership of these lines. The portions of the main lines of the Grand Trunk, Grand Trunk Pacific, Canadian Pacific and Mackenzie and Mann (Canadian...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
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