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County of Elgin By-law #12, relating to the London and Port Stanley Railway

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives113598
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1854
Storage Location
Box 178, File 8
R10 S4 Sh1 B4
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 178, File 8
R10 S4 Sh1 B4
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1854
Scope and Content
County of Elgin By-law #12, relating to the London and Port Stanley Railway: The by-law was authorizing the Council to raise the sum of 20,000 pounds and interest payable within thirty years, to be applied in taking stock in the London and Port Stanley Railway Company. Passed 26th January, 1854 (photocopy).
County of Elgin By-law #16, relating to the London and Port Stanley Railway: The by-law was authorizing the Council to raise the sum of 20,000 pounds and interest payable within thirty years, to be applied in taking stock in the London and Port Stanley Railway Company. Passed 21st March, 1854 (photocopy).
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Elgin (Ont.: County)
Subject Access
Railways

Postcard - Centre Street Baptist Church, St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives114269
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
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Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca.1915
Accession Number
2013-05
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B5 F8
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
P 392
Accession Number
2013-05
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B5 F8
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca.1915
Physical Description
1 postcard : b&w ; 14 x 9 cm
Scan Resolution
300 d.p.i.
Scope and Content
Black and white postcard showing Centre Street Baptist Church, St. Thomas, ca. 1910s. View is looking south on Southwick Street from opposite the Southwick Street fire hall. The London & Port Stanley Railway crossing at the intersection of Centre and Southwick Streets is also in view.
Name Access
Centre Street Baptist Church
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Churches
Images

Picnic Grounds, Fraser House, Steps to the Beach and photograph studio of Fred Loftus

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives114851
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Port Stanley Women's Institute fonds
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Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
[ca. 1916]
Storage Location
R2 S6 Sh1 B4 F2 72a
R2 S6 Sh1 B4 F2 72b
R2 S6 Sh1 B4 F2 72c
R2 S6 Sh1 B4 F2 72d
  4 images     1 website  
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Port Stanley Women's Institute fonds
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Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R2 S6 Sh1 B4 F2 72a
R2 S6 Sh1 B4 F2 72b
R2 S6 Sh1 B4 F2 72c
R2 S6 Sh1 B4 F2 72d
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
[ca. 1916]
Series
Port Stanley Women's Institute fonds - Tweedsmuir History series
Physical Description
4 photographs : b&w
Scope and Content
Black and white photographs showing scenes of Port Stanley. (72a) shows the view of the picnic grounds on Fraser Heights; (72b) shows steps to the beach (1916), with the main beach area visible in the background, including what may be the partially constructed London and Port Stanley Railway Bath House; (72c) shows the Fraser House hotel (opened on May 24, 1871); and (72d) shows the photograph studio of Mr.Fred Loftus (1916). Included in Port Stanley Women's Institute Tweedsmuir History Book.
Name Access
Port Stanley Women's Institute
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Fraser Heights (Port Stanley)
Fraser House (Port Stanley)
Port Stanley Beach
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Hotels
Railways
URL Notes
Link directs to the source information for this image, from the Tweedsmuir book.
Images
Websites / Street View
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Port Stanley Women's Institute fonds
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Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1929
Storage Location
R2 S6 Sh1 B4 F2 150a
R2 S6 Sh1 B4 F2 150b
R2 S6 Sh1 B4 F2 150c
R2 S6 Sh1 B4 F2 150d
R2 S6 Sh1 B4 F2 150e
  5 images     1 website  
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Port Stanley Women's Institute fonds
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Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R2 S6 Sh1 B4 F2 150a
R2 S6 Sh1 B4 F2 150b
R2 S6 Sh1 B4 F2 150c
R2 S6 Sh1 B4 F2 150d
R2 S6 Sh1 B4 F2 150e
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1929
Series
Port Stanley Women's Institute fonds - Tweedsmuir History series
Physical Description
5 photographs : b&w
Scope and Content
Five black and white photographs show scenes of flooding in Port Stanley. (150a) north of the bridge; (150b) north of the bridge; (150c) ice jam; (150d) boat jammed by ice agains bank of river; (150d) "Frank H. Stanley" in January 1929; London & Port Stanley Railway station is visible in the background. Included in Port Stanley Women's Institute Tweedsmuir History Book.
Name Access
Port Stanley Women's Institute
Port Stanley (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway
URL Notes
Link directs to the source information for this image, from the Tweedsmuir book.
Images
Websites / Street View

"History of the Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Company, Canadian Division", July 25, 1952.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives125567
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1952
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1952
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
History of the Chesapeake and Ohio/C&O Railway Company, Canadian Division.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Port Stanley (Ont.)
London (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway
Lake Erie Region
Pere Marquette Railway
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway
Elgin County (ON)
Subject Access
Railways

A write-up, likely the beginning of the description of the 1887 collision between an MCR freight train and a London & Port Stanley (L & PS) passenger train in St. Thomas.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives125605
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1887
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1887
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
A write-up, likely the beginning of the description of the 1887 collision between an MCR freight train and a London & Port Stanley (L & PS) passenger train in St. Thomas.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways

Newspaper article: “Port’s first Incline Railway to lofty observation tower powered by Old Locomotive”, London Free Press, ca. 1960.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives125612
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1960
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1960
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
Modern conviniences developing in Port Stanley
Name Access
Port Stanley (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways

Newspaper article: "After Sixty Years, by R.W. Johnson: Built Vessel: the Joe Milton", London Free Press, ca. 1960.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives125619
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1960
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
ca. 1960
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
Development of the beach in Port Stanley: Joe Milton vessel, Hopkins Casino, dance hall.
Name Access
Port Stanley (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Beaches
Development

Newspaper article: “Memories of Traction Line Rather Seasick Ones”, London Free Press, October 30, 1954.

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives125630
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1954
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ian D. Cameron Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2011-10
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
R11 S5 Sh5 B1 F3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1954
Series
Ian D. Cameron Collection - Historical Records Series
Scope and Content
Recollections of travelling to Port Stanley by the traction line and then by the London and Port Stanley Railway.
Name Access
Port Stanley (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway

London and Port Stanley Railway Corridor, 2013

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives123153
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Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2013
Storage Location
Box 204, File 32
R10 S5 Sh2 B6
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 204, File 32
R10 S5 Sh2 B6
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2013
Scope and Content
-St. Thomas/Elgin Weekly News, September 12, 2013: "All aboard new train station / Replica train station opens".
-"Commemorative Issue: St. Thomas L & PS Corridor, Est. 2013: September 20-22: Grand Opening, Downtown St. Thomas".
-St. Thomas Times-Journal, September 21, 2013: "All aboard!: All weekend and all for free: Crowds are expected all weekend to mark opening of the renovated London & Port Stanley Railway Corridor".
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways

London and Port Stanley Bridge

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives13335
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
C.W. Ellis fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Storage Location
C3 Sh6 B1 F33 2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
C.W. Ellis fonds
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh6 B1 F33 2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1905
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w, sepia toned ; 20 x 24.5 cm on sheet 27 x 35 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph showing a wooden bridge belonging to the London and Port Stanley Railway. Overhead wires are visible. Mounted on cardboard with the caption "London & Port Stanley Bridge".
Name Access
Ellis, C.W.
St. Thomas (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways
Bridges- railroad
Bridges
Photography
Images

'M.C.R.R. Station, St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada'

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives14744
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B2 F3 #34
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Robert Moore Postcard Collection
Creator
The Valentine and Sons Publishing Co., Ltd., Montreal and Toronto
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2005-26
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C6 Sh6 B2 F3 #34
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Publication
Published on the Archives' flickr site: http://www.flickr.com/photos/elgincountyarchives/4311297527/in/set-72157623302116008/.
Physical Description
1 postcard : col. ; 9 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
A colour illustration of the Michigan Central Railroad Station, St. Thomas. Has a St. Thomas postmark dated September 9, 1910. Addressed to Mrs. J.W. Lumly of Iona Station, Ontario. Two rail cars belonging to either the St. Thomas Street Railway or London and Port Stanley Railway are visible in front of the station. Now the historic CASO Station.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Michigan Central Railway
Michigan Central Railroad
London and Port Stanley Railway
St. Thomas Street Railway
Canada Southern Railway Station
Subject Access
Railways
Images

Map showing the London and Port Stanley Railway yards, 1927-1928

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives166431
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
1927-1928
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T28 3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T28 3
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
1927-1928
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - London and Port Stanley Railway records series
Physical Description
1 plan
Scope and Content
Plan showing the London and Port Stanley Railway yards located at the Port Stanley harbour, as they were rebuilt in circa 1927-1928.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways

Plan showing the London and Port Stanley Railway yards in St. Thomas, 1921

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives166434
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
March 31, 1921
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T28 4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T28 4
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
March 31, 1921
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - London and Port Stanley Railway records series
Physical Description
1 plan
Scope and Content
Plan showing the London and Port Stanley Railway yards located in St. Thomas, Ontario, dated March 31, 1921. Shows Elm Street to Yarwood Street.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways

Plan showing London and Port Stanley Railway tracks through St. Thomas, Ontario, 1898

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives166451
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
1898
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T29 2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T29 2
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
1898
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - London and Port Stanley Railway records series
Physical Description
1 plan
Scope and Content
Plan showing London and Port Stanley Railway tracks through St. Thomas, Ontario.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways

Plans showing stops along the London and Port Stanley Railway

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives166455
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
n.d.
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T29 3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T29 3
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
n.d.
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - London and Port Stanley Railway records series
Physical Description
2 plans
Scope and Content
Two plans showing twelve stops along the London and Port Stanley Railway.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways

Plan showing the London and Port Stanley overhead bridge at Barwick Street in St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives166459
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
November 11, 1920
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T29 4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T29 4
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
November 11, 1920
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - London and Port Stanley Railway records series
Physical Description
1 plan
Scope and Content
Plan showing the London and Port Stanley overhead bridge at Barwick Street in St. Thomas, Ontario, dated November 11, 1920.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways

Plan showing proposed changes to the London and Port Stanley Railway Kettle Creek trestle bridge, 1919

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives166462
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
August 1919
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T29 5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T29 5
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
August 1919
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - London and Port Stanley Railway records series
Physical Description
1 plan
Scope and Content
Plan showing proposed changes to the London and Port Stanley Railway Kettle Creek trestle bridge, dated August 1919.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways

Plan showing the London and Port Stanley overhead bridge at Barwick Street in St. Thomas, Ontario

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives166466
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
November 11, 1920
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T29 4
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
C1 Sh5 T29 4
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
November 11, 1920
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - London and Port Stanley Railway records series
Physical Description
1 plan
Scope and Content
Plan showing the London and Port Stanley overhead bridge at Barwick Street in St. Thomas, Ontario, dated November 11, 1920.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways

Plan showing the London and Port Stanley Railway yards in St. Thomas, 1921

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives166659
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
March 31, 1921
Storage Location
RM1 A2 5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Records Centre
Storage Location
RM1 A2 5
GMD
cartographic material
Date Range
March 31, 1921
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - London and Port Stanley Railway records series
Physical Description
1 plan
Scope and Content
Plan showing the London and Port Stanley Railway yards in St. Thomas, Ontario, dated March 31, 1921.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways

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