The Board of Transport
Commissioners for Canada
Commission des Transports
du Canada

Order no. 59765

Tuesday, the 15th of
October, A.D. 1940

In the matter of the application of the New York Central Railroad Company, hereinafter called the Applicant Company for approval of changes in train service on its St. Clair Branch.


J. A. Cross
Chief Commissioner

F. N. Garceau
Deputy Chief Commissioner

G. A. Stone

Upon hearing the application at the sittings of the Board held at Alvinston, Ontario, on September 25, 1940, in the presence of Counsel for and representatives of the Applicant Company, the Village of Alvinston, the Constituencies of West Middlesex and Lambton-Kent, and the Post Office Department, the evidence offered, and what w^as alleged—

It is ordered: That, effective on and from the 15th day of November, 1940, the Applicant Company be, and it is hereby, granted leave to substitute a mixed train service for the present passenger and freight service on the St. Clair Branch of its line of railway, which extends from St. Thomas to Courtright and to Petrolia Junction, in the Province of Ontario—the times of arrival and departure of the substituted trains to be so arranged as best to serve the convenience of the public.

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