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London & Port Stanley Railway- general history

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives57024
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
2008-2020
Accession Number
2013-37
Storage Location
Box 152, File 20
R10 S3 Sh3 B2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2013-37
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 152, File 20
R10 S3 Sh3 B2
GMD
textual records
graphic material
Date Range
2008-2020
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
1 photograph
Scope and Content
-Photocopies from books on railway history.
-A photograph depicting the severance of the Canada Southern Railway route between Toronto, Woodstock, St. Thomas CASO to Port Stanley near the Canada Southern Railway Station, December 1, 2009. This severed the link of the CASO between Toronto and Port Stanley. From the collection of Robert Weare.
-An article from Port Stanley News.com, December 4, 2009: "History in the Making", article written by Robert Weare.
-A list of St. Thomas city council members, 2008.
-10 postcards produced ca. 2013 by Heritage Port, Port Stanley using photographs from the Collection of Robert Weare.
-15 postcards produced by Heritage Port in 2014. Enhanced with colour. 3 different postcards, 5 copies each. Viewable online in this database record.
-a photocopy of a 1948 map of the L & PS route between London and Port Stanley, with notes made by Robert Weare, updates dated May 12, 2020.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway
Canada Southern Railway Station
Subject Access
Railways
Images

London and Port Stanley Railway Corridor, 2013

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives123153
Museum / Archive
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
Description Level
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 Railway

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives153134
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1853-2011
Storage Location
Box 250, File 2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 250, File 2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1853-2011
Physical Description
5 cm. of textual records
Scope and Content
Copies of newspaper clippings, photographs and other records relating to the history of the London and Port Stanley Railway, with an emphasis on the railway's operations in Port Stanley, Ontario.
Name Access
Port Stanley (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways

Passport to Pleasure: A history of The L&PS Railway

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives128065
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2013
Storage Location
REF 16
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Reference Room Collection
Creator
Authors: Nancy and Frank Prothero
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Reference Room
Storage Location
REF 16
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2013
Publication
Port Stanley, Ontario: Nan-Sea Publications, 2013
Physical Description
1 volume 121 p.
Scope and Content
This book attempts to explain the ironies and contradictions of the London & Port Stanley Railway as the fortunes and misfortunes of the railway are followed through more than a hundred years.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways

Passport to Pleasure: A history of The L&PS Railway

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives128067
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2013
Storage Location
Box 216, File 2
R11 S4 Sh5 B2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Creator
Authors: Nancy and Frank Prothero
Description Level
Item
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 216, File 2
R11 S4 Sh5 B2
GMD
textual records
Date Range
2013
Publication
Port Stanley, Ontario: Nan-Sea Publications, 2013
Physical Description
1 volume 121 p.
Scope and Content
This book attempts to explain the ironies and contradictions of the London & Port Stanley Railway as the fortunes and misfortunes of the railway are followed through more than a hundred years.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways

Replica - London and Port Stanley Railway Station, St. Thomas

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives152727
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
2010
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B7 F5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Item Number
P 666
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C3 Sh5 B7 F5
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
2010
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 10 x 15 cm
Scope and Content
Colour postcard showing the replica of the London and Port Stanley Railway station in St. Thomas, Ontario constructed by the St. Thomas and Elgin Home Builders Association for display at the International Plowing Match (IPM) held in St. Thomas, September 21-25, 2010. The replica station is shown on site at the IPM. Following the IPM, the replica building was disassembled and stored until it was reconstructed in 2013 on the original site of the station just north of Talbot Street between St. Catharine and John Streets, St. Thomas. The building now houses the St. Thomas Tourism office.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways
Tourism
Images

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