Prospectus of the St. Andrews and Quebec Rail Road
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Published by s.n.] in [Saint John, N.B.? .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Railroads -- New Brunswick.,
  • Railroads -- Quebec (Province).

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 37182
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 microfiche (12 fr.).
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19144701M
ISBN 100665371829

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Saint Andrews and Quebec Railroad Association. Prospectus of the St. Andrews and Quebec Rail Road. [St. Andrews, N.B.?]: [publisher not identified], (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Saint Andrews and Quebec Railroad Association. OCLC. Saint Andrews and Quebec Railroad Association. Prospectus of the St. Andrews and Quebec Rail Road. [Saint John, N.B.?]: [publisher not identified], (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Saint Andrews and Quebec Railroad Association. OCLC. Document Record Title Saint Andrews and Quebec Railroad Association. Prospectus of the St. Andrews and Quebec Rail Road. Prospectus of the St. Andrews and Quebec Rail Road [electronic resource]. By Saint Andrews and Quebec Railroad Association. Abstract. Proposal by the St. Andrews and Quebec Railroad Association for the construction of a railroad through Quebec and New onic of access: Internet

Prospectus issued by the St. Andrews and Quebec Railway onic of access: Internet.4 Topics: Chemins de fer, Chemins de fer, Railroads, Railroads.   Henry Fairbairn, an Englishman, made a bold and innovative proposed in “to form a railway for wagons from Quebec to the Harbour of St. Andrews”. His vision was to carry Saint Lawrence River trade to the Atlantic in a single day – year round. Email: [email protected]; Order a printed version. To receive a printed version of the Undergraduate Prospectus, complete an order form and we will send one to you. Specific course information for entry is available in the subjects section. StARLink Put St Andrews back on the rails. North East Fife MP raises issue of St Andrews railway station. Sunday, 29 March Wendy Chamberlain, MP for North East Fife, has raised the issue of a St Andrews railway in an interview reported in Parliament’s ‘The House’ magazine.

  Back in the early s the town of St. Andrews was a very prosperous town, a serious rival of Saint John in the area. In a group of entrepreneurs attempted to secure British funding for a railway from St. Andrews to Quebec City, to provide all-year shipping access that was unavailable to Quebec due to the annual freeze of the St. Lawrence River. The St. Andrews and Quebec Railway was built as a narrow-gauge railway. It reached Woodstock in , Andover in , Grand Falls in (where a roundhouse was built) and Little Falls in A storm in late February closed the line between Grand Falls and Little Falls for over six weeks. CANADIAN R A I L. A special meeting of the Saint John Chamber of Commerce was held in that city on October 24th in the same year, at which meeting two delegates' from St. Andrews were heard. Resolutions were passed assuring the delegates of the Chamber's attention and con­ sideration regardless of local interest. Due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, we are currently experiencing delays in sending out prospectuses, especially to international addresses. All the information in the prospectus can be found on our website. If you have any questions, please email [email protected]