Canada Pacific Railway

The Secret and Steamy Story of Canada's Pacific Railways

Alastair Sweeny | Posted 07.14.2012 | Canada
Alastair Sweeny

At first glance, the Canadian Pacific Railway contract fiasco of the early 1870s is the granddaddy of all Canadian scandals. But only the tip of the iceberg has been recounted ad nauseam by historians. The real story is far more gripping, and is actually one of the more fascinating events in Canadian business and political history.

B.C. Freight Train Derailed

CBC | Posted 02.26.2012 | Canada

Twenty-five Canadian Pacific Railway cars came off the tracks 16 kilometres west of Golden on Tuesday morning. Kevin Hrysak, ...