Item 1989-017-111 - Interurban Railway car and trestle

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Interurban Railway car and trestle


  • [between 1913 and 1918] (Creation)

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Photograph, B and W Glass Negative, 17.5 x 12.5 cm

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Photographer: Undetermined.
Location: Interurban

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BC Electric Railway Interurban Line between Wilkinson and West Saanich Road. Interurban Line began operating 1913.Likely the 3rd trestle near what is now Viaduct Ave. Dominion Astrophysical Observatory, which opened 1918, not yet visible on hill in background. Note man standing near edge of trestle in foreground.

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