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Not the greatest of exposures on an overcast day but the overall location is one for the books. Train 75 with a good consist coming off the Grand River trestle, crossing overhead of Grand River Street and passing the forlorn CN Paris station while curving beneath the John Street overpass.
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Caption: Not the greatest of exposures on an overcast day but the overall location is one for the books. Train 75 with a good consist coming off the Grand River trestle, crossing overhead of Grand River Street and passing the forlorn CN Paris station while curving beneath the John Street overpass.

Photographer:
Bruce Mercer [100] (more) (contact)
Date: 5/25/1984 (search)
Railway: VIA Rail (search)
Reporting Marks: VIA 6780 (search)
Train Symbol: VIA 75 (search)
Subdivision/SNS: CN Dundas Sub (search)
City/Town: Paris (search)
Province: Ontario (search)
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One Comment
  1. So….after the station was demolished…the former Express building became the last known station for CN and VIA? Interesting! Still….great shot Bruce. And this is still one of my favourite rail fan sites to go to. Hopefully someday I’ll make it back there

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