Elgin County Archives and Museum

London and Port Stanley Railway financial reports

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1935-1966
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh1 B8 F6
M23 56 (oversized)
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S5 Sh1 B8 F6
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh1 B8 F6
M23 56 (oversized)
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1935-1966
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - London and Port Stanley Railway records series
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains miscellaneous financial reports for the London and Port Stanley Railway including the following items:
-Report of Debentures Issued, circa 1943.
-Summary of Gross Earning and Operating Expenses for the Year ending December 31, 1929.
-MCRR Freight Haulage with revenue for the years 1919-1935.
-Statement of Operating Revenues and Expenses, 1930-1934, inclusive.
-Correspondence from the London and Port Stanley Railway Accounting Department addressed to T.R. Robertson, Traffic Manager, regarding a 1966 balance sheet. Oversized item located in M23 56: Estimated contribution of Passenger Service to Total Net Income, July 1, 1940 to June 30, 1950.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways

London and Port Stanley Railway car traffic reports

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1927-1947
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh1 B8 F5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S5 Sh1 B8 F5
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh1 B8 F5
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1927-1947
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - London and Port Stanley Railway records series
Physical Description
0.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains car traffic reports for the London and Port Stanley Railway.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways

London and Port Stanley Railway business report

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives163864
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1934
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh1 B8 F8
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S5 Sh1 B8 F8
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh1 B8 F8
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1934
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - London and Port Stanley Railway records series
Physical Description
0.1 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains two copies of a business report on the London and Port Stanley Railway. Includes background information about the company and information about investments, capitalization, earnings and passenger and freight traffic statistics.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways

London and Port Stanley Railway annual reports for the years 1916-1919

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives163858
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1914-1919
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh1 B8 F3
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
File
File Number
R4 S5 Sh1 B8 F3
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh1 B8 F3
GMD
textual records
Date Range
1914-1919
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - London and Port Stanley Railway records series
Physical Description
1 volume
Scope and Content
File contains a a booklet with London and Port Stanley Railway annual reports for the years 1916, 1917, 1918, and 1919, ending June 30th.
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways

London and Port Stanley Railway - CNR Acquires London and Port Stanley Railway

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives32136
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1965
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh3 B1 F2 6
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh3 B1 F2 6
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1965
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - London and Port Stanley Railway file
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w ; 14 x 13 cm
Scope and Content
Two black and white photographs used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published December 16, 1965 with captions:
"Surprise Bouquet - Mrs. A.E. Feindel, of 416 Beatrice Avenue, London, was pleasantly surprised yesterday afternoon when she was presented with a bouquet of roses as she prepared to board a Canadian National Railways train at London. The train was the new rail liner, termed a 'railway automobile', and it was making its initial trip from London to Toronto. Mrs. Feindel was its first woman passenger. Presenting the flowers is Douglas V. Gonder, of Toronto, vice-president of the CNR." (C8 Sh3 B1 F2 6a)
"At The Ready - During a ceremony inaugurating a new rail liner service from London to Toronto Wednesday, these two young women employees of the Canadian National Railways held a company flag just prior to the train's break-through. From left to right: J.R. Church, CNR trainmaster and road foreman; Miss Irene Burns; and Miss Bonnie Bacigalupa, all of London." (C8 Sh3 B1 F2 6b)
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Newspapers
Railways
Images

London and Port Stanley Railway - London and Port Stanley Railway Station Modelled

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1972
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh3 B1 F2 7
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh3 B1 F2 7
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1972
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - London and Port Stanley Railway file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20.5 x 25.5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published April 8, 1972 with caption: "This model of the London and Port Stanley Railway Station [in St. Thomas] indicates George Mann's nostalgia for railroading."
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
London and Port Stanley Railway
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Newspapers
Railways
Images

London & Port Stanley Railway, Incline Railway, Port Stanley

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives131648
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1918
Accession Number
2003-17
2016-32
Storage Location
Box 100, File 8 8a
R5 S4 Sh4 B2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2003-17
2016-32
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 100, File 8 8a
R5 S4 Sh4 B2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1918
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
1 slide : b&w
Scope and Content
One black and white photograph showing the Incline Railway purchaed by the London & Port Stanley Railway. In 1918, 195,248 patrons rode the Incline Railway. Caption reads: "Multiplication of patronage followed purchase of the Incline Railway by the L. & P. S. R. Service was perfected and fares were cut to half the old rates." Included in The London and Port Stanley Railway Annual Reports for years ending June 30th 1916-1917-1918-1919.
There is also a copy of this photograph in the format of a slide, from AN 2016-32.
Name Access
Port Stanley (Ont.)
London (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways
Images

London and Port Stanley Railway

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives32129
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1953-1979
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh3 B1 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh3 B1 F2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1953-1979
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - London and Port Stanley Railway file
Physical Description
35 photographs : b&w
Scope and Content
File contains black and white photographs used in St. Thomas Times-Journal articles concerning the London and Port Stanley Railway, 1953-1979.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
London and Port Stanley Railway
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Newspapers
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

London and Port Stanley Railway Car, Port Stanley

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives153911
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1955
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B1 44
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B1 44
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1955
Publication
Posted on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter: July 15, 2020.
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph showing London and Port Stanley Railway car 6 embarking passengers at a stop in the vicinity of Bessie and Maud Streets in Port Stanley, ca. 1955.
Name Access
Port Stanley (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways
Images

London and Port Stanley Railway Car, Port Stanley

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives153912
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1955
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B1 45
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Ken Verrell Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2016-30
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
R4 S5 Sh3 B1 45
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1955
Series
Ken Verrell Collection - Photographs series
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph showing London and Port Stanley Railway car 10 at the L & PS main station in Port Stanley, ca. 1955. View is looking southeast.
Name Access
Port Stanley (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Railways
Images

London and Port Stanley Railway - Last Run Under London and Port Stanley Railway Name

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1965
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh3 B1 F2 5
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh3 B1 F2 5
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1965
Publication
Posted on Facebook and Instagram: August 21, 2019.
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - London and Port Stanley Railway file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 15 x 13 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published December 11, 1965 with caption: "At The Controls - Charles Joseph Frederick Ross, London P.U.C. commissioner, at the controls of the last L. and P.S. train to run between London and Port Stanley, is seen receiving instructions from A.L. Furanna, general manager of the London P.U.C. and the London Railway Commission. They were part of a large group of dignitaries from London who enjoyed a last ride before the C.N.R. takes over the line."
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
London and Port Stanley Railway
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Newspapers
Railways
Images

London and Port Stanley Railway - Last Excursion to Port Stanley

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1957
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh3 B1 F2 2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh3 B1 F2 2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1957
Publication
Published in the Bygone Days section of the St. Thomas Times-Journal and on the Archives' flickr site: January 19, 2012.
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - London and Port Stanley Railway file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 10 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published January 31, 1957 with caption: "Last Excursion - On Wednesday afternoon, 190 youngsters from Trafalgar Public School, London, anxious to take a last ride on the L. & P.S. to Port Stanley, went on an organized excursion to the lakeside and made a great outing of it. Here a few of them are seen streaming aboard the train at London. After tomorrow, the excursion would not have been possible unless they had been content to come only as far as St. Thomas, as the service between St. Thomas and Port Stanley terminates on Friday. Between St. Thomas and London the passenger service will be continued until Monday, February 18."
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
London and Port Stanley Railway
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Newspapers
Railways
Images

London and Port Stanley Railway - London and Port Stanley Railway Cars Featured at Halton County Radial Railway Museum

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1979
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C8 Sh3 B1 F2 10
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C8 Sh3 B1 F2 10
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1979
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - London and Port Stanley Railway file
Physical Description
3 photographs : b&w ; 13 x 15 cm or smaller
Scope and Content
Three black and white photographs used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published September 1, 1979 with captions:
"Restoration - Work is done on the exterior of [London and Port Stanley Railway] trailer car number 3 at the Halton County Radial Railway Museum. It takes countless hours of volunteer labour to put the old railway cars back in first-class condition." (C8 Sh3 B1 F2 10a)
"Like New - The interior of [London and Port Stanley Railway] motor car number 8 has been restored to excellent condition. The motor car, which the L. & P.S. operated until the end of passenger service in 1957, is the only L. & P.S. car still running." (C8 Sh3 B1 F2 10b)
"Much Work To Do - The interior of this L. & P.S. car shows the ravages of time and years of no use. A major task faced the members of the Halton County Radial Railway Museum in fixing this car up." (C8 Sh3 B1 F2 10c)
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
London and Port Stanley Railway
Subject Access
Newspapers
Railways
Images

London & Port Stanley Railway- View of Stanley Beach, Port Stanley

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives123931
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
File
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
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
Creator
Heritage Port, Port Stanley
Description Level
File
Accession Number
2013-37
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 152, File 20
R10 S3 Sh3 B2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1910
Publication
Postcard is part of a set of ten postcards published ca. 2013 by Senton Incorporated. The images used are from the collection of Robert Weare.
Physical Description
1 postcard
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
London and Port Stanley Railway
Canada Southern Railway Station
Subject Access
Railways
Images

Scenes on the London and Port Stanley Railway

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives172106
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916-1919
Accession Number
2016-32
Storage Location
Box 100, File 8 53
R5 S4 Sh4 B2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2016-32
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 100, File 8 53
R5 S4 Sh4 B2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916-1919
Physical Description
1 slide : b&w
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
London (Ont.)
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Images

Scenes on the London and Port Stanley Railway

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives172107
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916-1919
Accession Number
2016-32
Storage Location
Box 100, File 8 54
R5 S4 Sh4 B2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2016-32
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 100, File 8 54
R5 S4 Sh4 B2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916-1919
Physical Description
1 slide : b&w
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
London (Ont.)
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Images

Scenes on the London and Port Stanley Railway

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives172108
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916-1919
Accession Number
2016-32
Storage Location
Box 100, File 8 55
R5 S4 Sh4 B2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2016-32
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 100, File 8 55
R5 S4 Sh4 B2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916-1919
Physical Description
1 slide : b&w
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
London (Ont.)
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Images

Scenes on the London and Port Stanley Railway

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives172109
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916-1919
Accession Number
2016-32
Storage Location
Box 100, File 8 56
R5 S4 Sh4 B2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2016-32
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 100, File 8 56
R5 S4 Sh4 B2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916-1919
Physical Description
1 slide : b&w
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
London (Ont.)
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Images

Scenes on the London and Port Stanley Railway

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/en/permalink/archives172110
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916-1919
Accession Number
2016-32
Storage Location
Box 100, File 8 57
R5 S4 Sh4 B2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Elgin County Vertical File Collection
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2016-32
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 107
Storage Location
Box 100, File 8 57
R5 S4 Sh4 B2
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
ca. 1916-1919
Physical Description
1 slide : b&w
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
London (Ont.)
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Railways
Images