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George Laidlaw
President Of The CVR
and An Author


Cheap Railways By George Laidlaw 1867


Narrow Gauge Railways By George Laidlaw 1867


Credit Valley Railway By George Laidlaw 1876



Credit Valley Railway:
The Third Giant
A History by James Filby
(excerpts from)




I. The Credit Valley Railway: Charter,
Promotion and Financing



II. Work Begins


III. Bridges on The CVR


IV. Difficulties and Controversies


V. Legal Entanglements and The Toronto Entry


VI. Opening The Line


VII. Riding The Train


VIII. Cars and Track


IX. End of The Rail


X. Right-of-Way