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CNoR/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision MP 120.6-123.4 I

Video of the former Canadian Northern Railway/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision (MP 170.6-173.4) at Pass Lake, ON. Features the grade at Pass Lake Station, including the former section house, the line as it skirts Pass Lake and a lengthy rock cut.

Active, 1914-2005.

Part 1 of 3.

 
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Posted by on April 15, 2021 in Hiking, History, Railway, Video

 

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CNoR/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision MP 100-103 IV

Video of the former Canadian Northern Railway/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision (MP 150-153) at Dorion, ON. Features the grade south of Dorion as it passes through a rock cut, crossing Meyers Road toward Ancliff Station.

Active, 1914-2005.

Part 4 of 4.

 
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Posted by on April 13, 2021 in Hiking, History, Railway, Video

 

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CNoR/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision MP 85-88.5 I

Video of the former Canadian Northern Railway/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision at Everard, ON. Features the grade west of Robford Station, with rock cuts, culverts and embankments.

Active, 1914-2005.

Part 1 of 3.

 
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Posted by on January 27, 2021 in Hiking, History, Railway, Video

 

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CNoR/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision MP 69.5-72.7 I

Video of the former Canadian Northern Railway/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision north of Nipigon, ON. Features cuttings, a rock cut and views of the Nipigon River.

Part 1 of 4.

Active, 1914-2005.

 
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Posted by on December 13, 2020 in Hiking, History, Railway, Video

 

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CNoR/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision MP 65.3-69.5 V

Video of the former Canadian Northern Railway/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision at Cameron Falls, ON. Features culverts, several large rock cuts and views of the Nipigon River.

Part 5 of 5.

Active, 1914-2005.

 
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Posted by on December 1, 2020 in Hiking, History, Railway, Video

 

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CNoR/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision MP 65.3-69.5 IV

Video of the former Canadian Northern Railway/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision at Cameron Falls, ON. Features culverts and several large rock cuts.

Part 4 of 5.

Active, 1914-2005.

 
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Posted by on November 24, 2020 in Hiking, History, Railway, Video

 

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CNoR/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision MP 65.3-69.5 II

Video of the former Canadian Northern Railway/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision at Cameron Falls, ON. Features rock cuts, a mileage marker and views of the Nipigon River.

Part 2 of 5.

Active, 1914-2005.

 
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Posted by on November 11, 2020 in Hiking, History, Railway, Video

 

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CNoR/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision MP 49.1-52.5 II

Video of the former Canadian Northern Railway/CN-Kinghorn (Dorion) Subdivision at McKirdy, ON. Features the grade along East McKirdy and McKirdy and one of the few rock cuts in the area.

Part 2 of 4.

Active, 1914-2005.

 
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Posted by on August 13, 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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