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1872
EarlyYears 1880

Map – W & G Railroad Company - 1872

The map was drawn in 1872. It shows the W.G. & B Railroad Company moving from Guelph through the Townships to what became Palmerston and on to the lake

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1875
Early Palmerston

Early Palmerston - 1875

1876
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The Station and Railway - 1876

The second story was added to original building in 1876

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1900
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Vaccine Farm - 1900

Dr. Alexander Stewart – Vaccine Farm –

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1905
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Steam Engine - 1905

1910
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Palmerston Railway Station - 1910

1912
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The Bridge - 1912

The Pedestrian Bridge was constructed in 1912

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1920
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Palmerston Public School - 1920

1925
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Palmerston Station - 1925

1940
Freight Service 1940

Freight Service and the Pedestrian Bridge - 1940

1972
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Palmerston Station in 1970s - 1972

The Palmerston Station before the renovations.

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1975
Bridge and Train 1975

Bridge and 6060 Train - 1975

test goes her

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1992
Palmerston Handcar-races 1992

First Hand Car Races - 1992

1992 Hand Car Races The first hand car races were an economic success.

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1996
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End of the line - 1996

Tracks are removed April 1996

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2007
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Grant for Bridge Restoration - 2007

In 2007 the Bridge is saved with Government Cultural Infrastructure Funding.

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2012
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Great Crowd for Super by the Bridge Event - 2012

Palmerston and area residents come to celebrate the Bridge Centennial Event with a Super by the Bridge August 2012.

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2012 Arial View - 2012

View of the Station and the Bridge in August of 2012 after major renovations to the park thanks to the support of the Palmerston Lions Club and the Town of …

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2013
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A Film about the Old Iron Bridge - 2013

Great turn out from the community for new release of the  Film about the Old Iron Bridge at the Norgan Theatre. This documentary was made possible through the generosity of …

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