January 1912, No. 167 The Railway and Marine World (Toronto) Page 32, col. 2

Canadian Northern Railway construction, betterments, etc.

New Brunswick.—Press reports state that Sir Wm. Mackenzie and associates have secured control of 192 square miles in the oil bearing shale districts of New Brunswick. Sir William and G. G. Ruel, of the Canadian Northern Ry. legal department, met the New Brunswick Government, Dec. 1, and are reported to have discussed the development of the property. The question of railway accommodation in these oil fields is stated to be under consideration.

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