Map of the Grand Trunk Railway of Canada

Contributed by Maine Historical Society

Description

Map of the Grand Trunk Railway of Canada, the great international route between the east and west, engraved by the American Bank Note Co.

In 1853 the Atlantic and Saint Lawrence Railway which connected Portland to Canada became known as the Grand Trunk Railway. This map shows the Grand Trunk and connecting lines in eastern Canada and the northeastern United States.

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About This Item

  • Title: Map of the Grand Trunk Railway of Canada
  • Creation Date: circa 1860
  • Subject Date: circa 1860
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 22 cm
  • Local Code: Map FF 43
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230
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