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St. John the Divine, Central Park, Burnaby

The Westminster and Vancouver Tramway Company (later BCER) was established in 1891 with a line running through a corner of Central Park. A power house and station used to stand in the park just before Kingsway.  978 more words

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CERA Used Book Exchange – List #7

Here is our seventh list of used books for sale. Copies of List #7 and an order form have been mailed to all current CERA Members. 770 more words


Ken Newton explains factors that led to the creation of the interurban railway

Tales of the Midland Empire: About a century ago, St. Joseph had plenty of electricity and lots of bad roads leading to Kansas City. In the first episode the new season on “Tales of the Midland Empire”, Ken Newton explains how these two factors led to the creation of the interurban… http://ilovestjosephmo.com/ken-newton-explains-factors-led-creation-interurban-railway