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CNoR/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision MP 33.3-37.6 V (Macdiarmid-Jumbo’s Cove Tunnel)

16 Jan

Video of the former Canadian Northern Railway/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision (MP 83-87.3) south of Macdiarmid/Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek, ON. Features the 1058-foot tunnel known as the Macdiarmid or Jumbo’s Cove Tunnel, which is one of the longest railway tunnels in eastern Canada. During its construction, three workers tragically lost their lives between January 16 and 31, 1912.

Part 5 of 7.

Active, 1914-2005.

 
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Posted by on January 16, 2023 in Hiking, History, Railway, Video

 

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