Blog posts : "history"
Comox Logging and Railway Company started logging its 60,000-acre property north of Courtenay
would replace a 30-year-old swing bridge that had carried only trains and, I'm sure, the occasional pedestrian.
If you want to track history on southern Vancouver Island, it's not that hard to do.
Trees of two and three feet diameter now grow up on this former narrow gauge railway grade from the turn of the last century
June 8th 2010
Our history is under siege and disappearing
More News Items on the Nanaimo Train Station
March 13th 2010
Station rebuild in jeopardy
Train station may be demolished
the E&N Railway station, which remains damaged from a 2007 fire.
Vancouver Island property is not up for dicussion.
March 31 2009
Government responds to rights complaint
Hul’qumi’num Treaty Group members say 270,000 hectares of traditional territory were illegally confiscated from them as part of the 1884 E&N Railway grant. The Vancouver Island property is now privately owned and not up for discussion at the trea…
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