All Aboard! Exploring the Newfoundland Railway

Railway / Coastal History

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True or False

Test yourself with our “True” or “False” game. Read each question carefully and then click the correct button marked “True” or “False”.
Question: 1 of 15
The first train travelled across Newfoundland in 1875.
Too bad. That is the wrong answer.

The Newfoundland railway reaching from St. John's to Port aux Basques was finished in 1898. The first train made its trans-island run in 1898.