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The Grand Trunk Railway transition curve

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Published by s.n. in [Montreal .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Grand Trunk Railway Company of Canada.,
  • Grand Trunk Railway Company of Canada.,
  • Railroads -- Curves and turnouts.,
  • Chemins de fer -- Courbes et branchements.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby E.S.M. Lovelace.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 08491, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 08491
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (17 fr.).
    Number of Pages17
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23353526M
    ISBN 100665084919

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    The company was incorporated on Novem , as the Grand Trunk Railway Company of Canada to build a railway line between Montreal and Toronto. The charter was soon extended east to Portland, Maine and west to Sarnia, Canada sor: Canadian National Railway.   I'd like to use transition curves on my layout to get a more realistic effect when trains move from a section of straight track into a curve. I will be using the largest radius curves that I can where possible in any event, but would welcome any tips on planning transition curves.

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