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No: 3493   Contributor: Jacques Trempe   Year: 1957   Manufacturer: Unknown   Country: Canada
Transcontinental Train

A scenic view from the rear dome car of Canadian Pacific transcontinental train. Photo was taken end of December 1957 in the Lake Nipigon, Ontario, Canada area. I was 16 when I took that photo. Sure a long time ago...
Picture added on 12 April 2008
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And, only half-way across Canada on the trip; just The Canadian Shield, terrain-wise - the five mountain-ranges of the Rockie Mountains are over a day away !

I remember that view, from the Dome Car, over the corrugated stainless-steel roofs of the passenger cars.

Great memory shot.

Regards, from New Brunswick,

Added by Pat Rivers-Bowerman on 02 February 2009.
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