2006 CPR Christmas Train, times .

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  1. interurban

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    Holiday Train






    Ontario and Quebec

    The Canadian Holiday Train will embark on its two-week journey on Friday, December 1 from Beaconsfield, Quebec, finishing up in Port Moody, B.C., on Tuesday, December 19.



    This train's artists include Canadian Blues rockers Wide Mouth Mason , Lisa Brokop one of Canada's finest Canadian vocalists and Holiday Train orchestra conductor Mike Normand.



    In Southern Ontario, the Holiday Train will embark on its journey December 4 in Hamilton finishing December 6 in Windsor, Ontario where it continues on to the U.S. Midwest.



    All times are approximate. Plan to arrive at least 15 minutes early and check the arrival time prior to attending the event as this schedule is subject to change.



    Friday, December 1

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    Quebec
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    Beaconsfield, QC - 7:30 p.m. - Beaconsfield Commuter Station
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    Les Cedres (St. Lazare), QC - 8:45 p.m. - CPR railroad crossing at CheminSt. Dominique, mile 26.33 Winchester Sub

    Saturday, December 2

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    Ontario
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    Smiths Falls, ON - 5:30 p.m. - Smiths Falls Train Station, 64 Victoria Street
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    Carlton Place, ON - 7:30 p.m. - 149 Moore Street (near the old wool mill)
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    Almonte, ON - 9:00 p.m. - Little Bridge Street

    Sunday, December 3

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    Ontario
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    Belleville, ON - 5:45 p.m. - South Church Street railway crossing, south of Dundas Street East
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    Trenton, ON - 7:15 p.m. - Railway Crossing on R.C.A.F. Road, North of the Base

    Monday, December 4

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    Ontario
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    Toronto, ON - 8:15 p.m. - 55 Mill Street near commuter tracks
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    Vaughan Intermodal, ON - 10:15 p.m. - NW corner of the CPR crossing at Nashville Road, near the old grain elevator

    Tuesday, December 5

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    Ontario
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    Mactier, ON - 4:00 p.m. - Old CPR Station
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    Parry Sound, ON - 5:45 p.m. - Museum Train Station, 1 Avenue Road
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    Shawanaga, ON - 7:00 p.m. - CPR Mile 40.85, over from band office beside railroad crossing at Village Road
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    Sudbury, ON - 9:45 p.m. - VIA Train Station, Elgin Street

    Wednesday, December 6

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    Ontario
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    Cartier, ON - 11:15 a.m. - CPR Train Station, 3 Spence Street
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    Chapleau, ON - 5:00 p.m. - CPR Train Station, 50 Dufferin St.
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    White River, ON - 9:30 p.m. - CPR Train Station, 102 Winnipeg St.

    Thursday, December 7

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    Ontario
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    Mobert, ON - 9:15 a.m. - Across from Band Office
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    Heron Bay, ON - 11:30 a.m. - Old CPR Train Station, Beside ESSO Building
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    Marathon, ON - 1:00 p.m. - Beside Curling Club Parking Lot, Stevens Ave.
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    Schreiber, ON - 3:45 p.m. - CPR Yard Tracks, Cenotaph beside Harvest Food, Cupboard Building
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    Nipigon, ON – 6:30 p.m. - CPR TMS Building, Across from the Nipigon Inn, 60 Front Street
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    Thunder Bay, ON - 9:45 p.m. - CPR Train Deport Track, #440 Syndicate Ave.

    Friday, December 8

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    Ignace, ON - 9:15 a.m. - CPR Train Station
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    Dryden, ON – Noon - CPR Entrance Corner of Queen Street and Earl Ave.
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    Kenora, ON - 4:45 p.m. - CPR Old South Yard Across from Wholesale Store, Enter from 8th Ave. South

    Southern Ontario Holiday Train 2006 Schedule



    Entertainers on this train include Milwaukee folk-rocker Willy Porter, Nashville bluegrass/country singer-songwriter and former New Grass Revival guitarist Pat Flynn and Canadian Country Music Association Hall of Famer Tracey Brown.



    Monday, December 4

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    Ontario
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    Hamilton, Ont. – 8-8:30 p.m. – Western approach to Kinnear Yard opposite Gage Park.

    Tuesday, December 5

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    Ontario
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    Cambridge, Ont. – 5:30-6:30 p.m. – Former Galt station, 10 Malcolm St.
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    Woodstock, Ont. – 7:45-8:45 p.m. – CPR main line, 199 Winnett St.
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    London, Ont. – 9:30-10:15 p.m. – CPR yard on Central Avenue at Elizabeth St.

    Wednesday, December 6

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    Ontario
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    Windsor, Ont. – 7-7:30 p.m.- CPR rail yard at Erie St.W & Janette St.
  2. galt904

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    Hope to catch it here next week if night school gets out on time. :)
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    Chris: what are the intersections near the Toronto locations?
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    Well guess what, I missed it because I got out of class WAY too early and went home instead. 2 good things though, I saw it from across a field on the drive home, beautiful train, BTW, and I got an A+ in the class. :)