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London and Port Stanley Derailed Train Car

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Stollery Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
February 23, 1949
Accession Number
2018-57
Storage Location
M7 S1 Sh2 B2 2_435
M7 S1 Sh2 B2 2_436
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
Stollery Studio fonds
Description Level
Item
Item Number
49-340 (2_435)
49-341 (2_436)
Accession Number
2018-57
Storage Room
Archives 4th Floor Storage Room
Storage Location
M7 S1 Sh2 B2 2_435
M7 S1 Sh2 B2 2_436
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
February 23, 1949
Publication
2_435 was published in St. Thomas Times-Journal on February 24, 1949, page one.
Physical Description
2 negatives : plastic
Physical Condition
Good
Scope and Content
Photographs of a tank car derailment in Port Stanley on the London and Port Stanely Rail line. Caption from St. Thomas Times-Journal on February 24, 1949, page one: " Tank Car Derailed on L. & P.S." 2_435: "Service on the London and Port Stanley wsa disrupted on Wednesday when a tank car was derailed at Port Stanley. Assistance was enlisted from the Chespeake & Ohio Railway in getting the tank car back on the tracks and re-opening traffic south from St. Thomas. The C. & O. wrecker and crew was dispatched to the scene of the wreck about ten o'clock, Wednesday morning . Ernest Woodruff, divion master mechanic, supervised the work of righting the wreck."
Name Access
London and Port Stanley Railway
Chesapeake and Ohio Railway (C&O)
Port Stanley (Ont.)
Subject Access
Accidents
Train Derailments
Related Material
Original photograph sleeve: M7 S1 Sh4 B6 6_203
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