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  • Iron Men

    Memories of the Newfoundland Railway in the Steam Era by

    Eminent Newfoundland Railway historian Mont Lingard paints vivid pictures of the “Iron Men”—tough and dedicated railroaders and their trains that opened up Newfoundland’s territory and economy, and serviced its interior and outport communities, ...

  • Head-On: British Columbia's Deadliest Railway Accident


    A 22-year-old Canadian National Railways telegrapher was blamed for a violent collision between a transcontinental passenger train and a troop train on Nov. 21, 1950. The head-on crash caused 21 deaths and was British Columbia’s deadliest railway ...