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Mackenzie, giant of the railways
Michael M. Chrimes
Catalogue of an exhibition organised by the Institution of Civil Engineers and sponsored by Railtrack and its suppliers.
|Statement||written and compiled by Michael M. Chrimes, Mary K. Murphy, George Ribeill.|
|Contributions||Murphy, Mary K., Ribeill, George., Railtrack., Institution of Civil Engineers.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||104|
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Born near Peterborough, Canada West (now Ontario), Mackenzie became a teacher and politician before entering business as the owner of a sawmill and gristmill in Kirkfield, entered the railway business as a contractor under civil engineer James Ross, working on projects Authority control: GND:ISNI:.
The Mackenzie Northern Railway (reporting mark RLGN) is a mile ( km) Canadian railway operating in Alberta and the Northwest Territories. It is the northernmost trackage of the contiguous North American railway network.
Since being purchased by CN init has been officially known as the Meander : Alberta, Northwest Territories. Railways of Canada Hardcover – January 1, by Jim Lotz; Keith MacKenzie (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating.
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Mackenzie’s investment in street railways and utilities in Brazil in was the start of a major international venture. In Ontario, the franchise on Niagara Falls power secured in by the Electrical Development Company of Ontario Limited, controlled by Mackenzie, Frederic Thomas Nicholls.
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Condition: Fair. Volume 2. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers.
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