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CNoR/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision MP 37.6-40.7 IV

Video of the former Canadian Northern Railway/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision along Orient Bay, ON. Features concrete culverts, telegraph pole cribs and great views of Orient Bay on Lake Nipigon.

Part 4 of 4.

Active, 1914-2005.

 
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Posted by on July 26, 2020 in Hiking, History, Railway, Video

 

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CNoR/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision MP 37.6-40.7 III

Video of the former Canadian Northern Railway/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision along Orient Bay, ON. Features several rock cuts, another stone retaining wall and great views of Orient Bay on Lake Nipigon.

Part 3 of 4.

Active, 1914-2005.

**In April 1994 there was major derailment at MP 89.7 (39.7 on the CNoR/Dorion Sub). There were no fatalities, but the three crewmen were seriously injured. The likely site appears around the 8:55 of the video.

 
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Posted by on July 25, 2020 in Hiking, History, Railway, Video

 

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CNoR/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision MP 37.6-40.7 II

Video of the former Canadian Northern Railway/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision south of Macdiarmid/Rocky Bay FN, ON. Features several rock cuts, a stone retaining wall and great views of Orient Bay on Lake Nipigon.

Part 2 of 4.

Active, 1914-2005.

 
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Posted by on July 23, 2020 in Hiking, History, Railway, Video

 

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CNoR/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision MP 37.6-40.7 I

Video of the former Canadian Northern Railway/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision south of Macdiarmid/Rocky Bay FN, ON. Features a large rock cut with concrete reinforcement and a hand-made rock retaining wall.

Part 1 of 4.

Active, 1914-2005.

 
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Posted by on July 22, 2020 in Hiking, History, Railway, Video

 

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