The Ontario Northland Railway by Patrick C. Dorin

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Published by Superior Pub. Co. in Burbank, Calif .

Written in English

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Includes index.

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Statementby Patrick C. Dorin.
LC ClassificationsTF27.O63 D67 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination183 p. :
Number of Pages183
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3486177M
ISBN 100875645399
LC Control Number82005734

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Notice 3 of: Bus Parcel Express Tariff Increase. Notice 4 of: Polar Bear Express Reinstatement. Notice 5 of: Motor Coach Service Schedule Changes - effective J Notice 6 of: Motor Coach Service Reductions in Response to COVID effective Ap   Polar Bear Express Reinstatement - effective J Ontario Northland reinstated the Polar Bear Express passenger train service between Cochrane and Moosonee.

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Book Reviews; Ontario Northland Railway. The Ontario Northland Railway (reporting marks, ONT) grew into one of Canada's largest regional systems, spanning more than miles in length between North Bay and Moosonee in the province's eastern region.

The Ontario Northland Railway (reporting mark ONT) is a Canadian railway operated by the Ontario Northland Transportation Commission, a provincial Crown agency of the government of Ontario.

Originally built to develop the Lake Timiskaming and Lake Nipissing areas, the railway soon became a major factor in the economic growth of the province. After decades of difficult construction through the. I discovered the Ontario Northland Railway in a book written by author and O.N.R.

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From inside the book. However, once penetrated, the speed with which Northeastern Ontario developed is amazing. The former Temiskaming and Northern Ontario Railway (now the Ontario Northland Railway) had been designated to become a part of the Transcontinental Railway system and the Ontario government rushed to open our north country.

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We will begin slow and add new features and material along the way. Fascinating and detailed history of the Ontario Northland Railway (originally named the Temiskaming & Northern Ontario Railway) which, was constructed to make move lumber, pulpwood, fur and farm products from the sparsely populated north country to the population centers around Toronto.

As the railroad progressed, however, discovery of gold. Fitzhenry & Whiteside, - Ontario - pages 0 Reviews The building of the Ontario Northland Railroad, which opened up northeastern Ontario for development. The book was released in September and chronicles the fabled Toronto-Cochrane Northlander train, which was abolished in The book combines history, politics and the author's own journey aboard the train into a compelling account of why the train was a lifeline to so many people in northeastern Ontario.

The Ontario Northland Railway serves northern Ontario and northern Quebec, running directly past Wasamac to an exchange terminal with Canadian National railway at Rouyn-Noranda, after which the.

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Though the Northlander is often photographed in the majesty of Ontario's north, here it is at its southern terminus. On Novem atthe consist ONR is approaching the Skywalk west of Toronto Union Station and is dwarfed by hotels and the convention centre, not the pine forests, sparkling lakes and colourful foliage that normally surround it on its.

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ONTC operates freight and passenger services in northern Ontario through its Ontario Northland Railway and Ontario Northland Motor Coach services. North Bay was selected as the southern terminus of the Temiskaming and Northern Ontario Railway (T&NO) in when the Ross government took the bold move to establish a development road to serve the Haileybury settlement.

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(, July 10). Ontario Northland Railway. The Polar Bear Express is a Canadian passenger train operated by the Ontario Northland Railway in Northern Ontario.

Service was introduced in While designated as a passenger train, the Polar Bear Express also carries specialized equipment including boxcars for canoes, snowmobiles and all terrain vehicles, chain cars for carrying cars and light trucks and baggage and express cars.

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First established inOntario Northland began ramping up bus operations in and currently covers cities with routes. MHC Heritage Diary - Episode 20 - A Voice from the Past: Ontario Northland Railway In this episode, we hear a voice from the past - the late Lorne Fleece, communications troubleshooter with the Ontario Northland Railway for over forty years.

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Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Author: Douglas N. Smith. The Ontario Northland Railway (reporting mark ONT) is a Canadian railway operated by the Ontario Northland Transportation Commission, a provincial Crown agency of the government of Ontario.

Its north-south mainline is located entirely in Ontario, and has a southern terminus at North Bay, passing through Cochrane, and a northern terminus at Moosonee, several miles south of the shore of James.

Ontario Northland operates a train from Cochrane to Moosonee 5 times a week. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 4h 50m. Airlines. Thunder Airlines Book at Ontario Northland. Bus operators. Ontario Northland Phone +1 Website Bus from Cochrane to Timmins.

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Please. Moosonee station is a railway station in Moosonee, Ontario, is the northern terminus of the Ontario Northland's Polar Bear Express. The station was built in the s and renovated with new sidings in The first station in Moosenee was built in by the then Temiskaming and Northern Ontario Railway.

It consists of a single storey station building, sheds, and a small train yard. The site has incoming and outgoing rail service via Ontario Northland.

In addition to northern Ontario, Ontario Northland serves northern Quebec to Rouyn-Noranda, where the railway connects and interchanges traffic with CN, which then serves other major Abitibi region mills, including Canadian Malartic (Yamana Gold/Agnico Eagle), Westwood. All Aboard Northern Ontario wants to see the Northlander, a route that connected Toronto to Cochrane before it was cancelled inback in the region.

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In Marchthe Ontario Northland Transportation Commission announced plans to discontinue the Northlander and replace it with bus service (Routes 1 and 2). The final train ran on Septem To push for the service's restoration, an advocacy group called All Aboard Northern Ontario was formed in October   The Ontario Northland Railway serves northern Ontario and northern Quebec, running directly past Wasamac to end its route at Rouyn-Noranda.

Women in Rail – Corina Moore, Ontario Northland Railway. A native of the region served by Ontario Northland Railway, Moore joined the company in and worked her way up to Chief Operations Officer, when she helped lead an initiative to transform the company, which was threatened with defunding by the provincial government.

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