Grand Trunk: A City Built on Steam

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From 1856 to 1964, Stratford, Ont., was a railway hub and locomotive repair facility for the Grand Trunk Railway, precursor to the Canadian National Railway. In an era when steam propelled the nation's trains, the payrolls of the GTR and CNR pumped up the city's economy. This documentary celebrates Stratford's history as a vital railway hub and the dedicated people who worked there.
Jun 19, 2019