Sunday, 26 January 2014
Freight trains rhythmically chugged down the tracks transporting goods to ports and towns where they were needed.
Nowadays the idyllic scenes and also hardships of the past can be rediscovered at the station transformed into an entertaining and educational museum.
The tracks that held adventure and noble purpose now feel the brunt of excessive runs with aging tanks and boxcars often loaded with hazardous materials.
Crescent Beach in the city of Surrey.)
Due to a recent disaster in the eastern Canadian province of Quebec, more people are waking to the risks that a neighbourhood railway entails.
The bold suggestion to relocate portions of the track has provoked passionate debate.
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Copyright by Penelope Puddlisms
See more BC scenes at Penelope Puddlisms: BC Life Is A Whale Of A Ride.