Application to rescind dismissed by
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The Board of Transport
Commissioners for Canada
Commission des Transports
du Canada

Order no. 61393

Thursday, the 30th of
October, A.D. 1941

In the matter of the application of the Canadian National Railways under Section 165A of the Railway Act and all other appropriate statutory provisions for approval of abandonment of operation of a portion of their Lakefield Subdivision in the Province of Ontario between Port Hope (Mile 2.00) and Millbrook (Mile 18.24), a distance of 16-24 miles;

And in the matter of the application of the Canadian National Railways for an Order authorizing the discontinuance of passenger train service (including express and mail) between Millbrook and Peterborough, in the Province of Ontario.

J. A. Cross
Chief Commissioner

G. A. Stone
Commissioner

F. M. MacPherson
Commissioner

File no. 39310.20

Upon hearing the application at the sittings of the Board held at Port Hope, Ontario, on September 4, 1941, in the presence of Counsel for and representatives of the Canadian National Railways, the Town of Port Hope, the Township of Hope, the Harbour Board of Port Hope, the Peterborough Chamber of Commerce, the Village of Millbrook, and the Township of Cavan, and what was alleged—

It is ordered:

  1. That the abandonment of operation of that part of the Canadian National Railways' Lakefield Subdivision in the Province of Ontario between Port Hope (Mile 2.00) and Millbrook (Mile 18.24), a distance of 16-24 miles, be, and it is hereby, approved.
  2. That the Canadian National Railways be, and they are hereby, authorized to discontinue their passenger train service (including express and mail) between Millbrook and Peterborough, in the Province of Ontario.
  3. That this Order shall not come into force until sixty days after the date hereof.

J. A. Cross
Chief Commissioner,
The Board of Transport Commissioners for Canada.