General

Station: CPR (GB&SR) crossing
Subdivision: Newmarket
Mileage: 88.9
Location: (Ontario County, Mara Township)

Footnotes

1925CNR CR SWOD AD 9, p. 8

Canadian Pacific Ry. crossing; Interlocked.

Chronology

Date Event
1905-04 GB&SR incorporatedWilson-1983, p. 166.
1910-01-01 GB&SR leased to CPRWilson-1983, p. 166.
1910-05 Construction contract let to Toronto Construction Company for Coldwater to Atherley JunctionWilson-1983, pp. 160 & 166.
1911-04-14 Track laying reaches Orillia from ColdwaterWilson-1983, p. 161.
1911-10-18 Track laying reaches Atherley Junction from OrilliaWilson-1983, p. 161.
1911-12-15 CPR opens from Coldwater Junction to Atherley JunctionWilson-1983, pp. 161 & 166.
1912-05-04 CPR opens from Atherley Junction to Bethany JunctionWilson-1983, pp. 161 & 166.
1932-12 CPR operates last passenger train between Port McNicoll and Havelock; mixed freight and "grain extra" service maintained during Great DepressionWilson-1983, p. 247.
1937-09-07 CPR abandons Orillia to LindsayAndreae-1997, p. 135; Wilson-1983, p. 247.
1938 CPR lifts rails between Orillia and LindsayWilson-1983, p. 247.

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