Kettle River Museum
Midway, British Columbia

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Along the Line: the Kettle Valley Railway as a Community Link
Images: Transport

 
S.S. Aberdeen at the Landing on Okanagan Lake
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Building the KVR, by Andrew McCullough - Part I
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Building the railway grade west, by hand and horse power
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KVR construction crew; the railway employed more than 5,000 workers at its peak
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Track-laying work train and crew
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A load of ties for the KVR wait at a siding
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Laying ballast on the KVR
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KVR work train crossing a flooded river
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Against all odds and after five years, the first KVR passenger train arrives in Penticton
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Building the KVR, by Andrew McCullough - Part II
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Digging out after a heavy snowfall in the Coquihalla
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Ladner Creek Trestle in the Coquihala Subdivision - 560' high on a 12 36' curve
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Slide Creek Bridge
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Station agent Joe Davison and his daughter at the new Midway station
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A mixed train on the Kettle River, approaching Ingram Bridge
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Mr & Mrs Baird W. Bubar with one of the first trains to go through Beaverdell
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Meeting the train at Midway Station
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Order boards on the station are set at 'STOP'
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