C.N.Rys. Parkdale

Station: Parkdale, a.k.a. North ParkdaleBased on GTR-1902, pp. 32-33; White-1915, p. 156.
Subdivision: Brampton Newmarket
Mileage: 2.41 2.41
Symbols: K K
Train Order: DN DN
Office Signals: QN QN
Sidings: .. ..
Other Tracks: .. ..
Location: (York County)

Brampton Subdivision

Newmarket Subdivision

Northward trains must obtain terminal clearance at Parkdale.

DateThe date at which this station was added has not been established. It does not appear in the Northern Railway of Canada, Special Time Table, September 10th, 1860Walker-1953, p. 8. Event
1885 GTR builds stationWillmot-1984, p. 72.
1879-05-08 GTR and NRC reach agreement on all disputes regarding lands between Bathurst Street and Queen Street in Toronto, sidings, Parkdale Station, etc.Hopper-1962, p. 643.
1954-10-18 In the aftermath of Hurricane Hazel CNR operates shuttle service between Malton and Parkdale with stops at Weston and West TorontoThe Globe and Mail (Toronto), Monday, October 18, 1954, p. 1.
Date Image Notes
Andrew Merrilees Collection / NAC / B-008119
GTR and CPR stations Queen Street West.
Andrew Merrilees Collection / NAC / B-008130
Railway trackage between Queen St. (Parkdale) and Lansdown Ave. TG&GR, NRC; GTR, CVR. Old signal in foreground.
Ron Cooper photo
Elizabeth A. Willmot photo
Gene Burles photo
Gene Burles photo
Date Reference Railway Subject Description
1878 NAC / Col. RG30M Acc. 945013, Box 5 Station yard. Plan.
1894-08-04 NAC / Col. RG30M Acc. 90137 Item 13 G.T.Ry. Track plan. 1"=40'
1893-10-09 NAC / Col. RG30M Acc. 90137 Item 5 G.T.Ry. Track plan. 1"=50'