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Charles at Beeton, Ont. end-of-steel 1999.
Andrea Percy photo

Charles at Beeton, Ont. end-of-steel 1999. Andrea Percy photo

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Artist Hubert Brooks

Artist Hubert Brooks


 
 

With the Seasons’ Greetings, and wishing all my readers a Merry Christmas, a Joyous Holiday Season, and a Happy Railroading New Year.

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  1. NEW PAGES: Railway Gauges in OntarioGTR Locomotives - R&LHS Bulletin #147 .
  2. NEW ARRIVALS: Carl Riff's Railway History Diaries  More files keep arriving.
  3. IN THE WORKS: The Schomberg & Aurora Railway. The South Simcoe Junction Railway.
  4. UNDER CONSTRUCTION: Canadian RailA subject index is in preparation and has reached Issue #150. There are 500+ Issues altogether, so we have some way to go yet!
  5. ADDITIONS: Prototype Modelling Ontario 'Hall of Fame': Arrivals & Departures - the CPR at Owen Sound (Grey County)
  6. UPDATE: Simcoe County  - more images
  7. UPDATE: Postage Stamps: (Bulgaria, Cuba, Czechoslovakia, Ecuador, Honduras, Hungary, Jamaica, Laos, Nicaragua, Romania, Russia, Tanzania, Turkey, Vietnam Republic).
  8. UPDATE: Toy Train Track Museum: H0/00 Gauge.  

 

 

Books

Coming just before Christmas:
Dining With Canadian Railways Volume 1 - Canadian Pacific Chinaware 

Coming early in 2019 - CN Trackside - Newfoundland with Bill Linley, and 
                                   - CN CP Rail Trackside - Around Ontario's Cottage Country

Now out: 

Maine Central - My Life on the Pine Tree Route 1971-1996 

Steam in Northern Ontario 

Steam Scenes of Northern Ontario 

 



For details re the above, please go to What's New in Publications  

Bytown Railway Society Publications
Canadian Trackside Guide 2018 - see What's New in Publications for details

Hamilton's Other Railway (CRHA Book Award Winner 2002)
Yes, you can still get a copy!☺. All-time bargain - Now going for $29.95 all-in!  Click here to order.

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