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The Canadian Pacific Railway High Level Bridge

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Date Range
3 March 1993
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20041031003
Physical Description
8.9 x 12.7 cm Colour photograph
Scope and Content
View of the Canadian Pacific Railway high level bridge at Lethbridge, looking southeast from the west side of the Oldman River valley. The skyline of downtown Lethbridge can be seen at the east end of the bridge.
Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
3 March 1993
Description Level
Item
Creator
Carlton R Stewart
Physical Description
8.9 x 12.7 cm Colour photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
Scope and Content
View of the Canadian Pacific Railway high level bridge at Lethbridge, looking southeast from the west side of the Oldman River valley. The skyline of downtown Lethbridge can be seen at the east end of the bridge.
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
20041031003
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The Canadian Pacific Railway High Level Bridge

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Date Range
24 July 1992
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20041031004
Physical Description
8.9 x 12.7 cm colour photograph
Scope and Content
Aerial view of the Canadian Pacific Railway high level bridge at Lethbridge, looking northeast. Park Place Mall can be seen in the upper right corner of the photograph, and College Centre Mall can be seen in the upper right.
Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
24 July 1992
Description Level
Item
Creator
Carlton R Stewart
Physical Description
8.9 x 12.7 cm colour photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
Scope and Content
Aerial view of the Canadian Pacific Railway high level bridge at Lethbridge, looking northeast. Park Place Mall can be seen in the upper right corner of the photograph, and College Centre Mall can be seen in the upper right.
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
20041031004
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The Canadian Pacific Railway High Level Bridge

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Date Range
21 July 1992
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20041031005
Physical Description
8.9 x 12.7 cm colour photograph
Scope and Content
Aerial view of the Canadian Pacific Railway high level bridge at Lethbridge, looking southwest. The sewage treatment plant in the riverbottom is visible in the lower right of the photograph, and west Lethbridge is visible behind the bridge.
Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
21 July 1992
Description Level
Item
Creator
Carlton R Stewart
Physical Description
8.9 x 12.7 cm colour photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
Scope and Content
Aerial view of the Canadian Pacific Railway high level bridge at Lethbridge, looking southwest. The sewage treatment plant in the riverbottom is visible in the lower right of the photograph, and west Lethbridge is visible behind the bridge.
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
20041031005
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The Canadian Pacific Railway High Level Bridge

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Date Range
25 July 1992
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20041031006
Physical Description
8.9 x 12.7 cm Colour photograph
Scope and Content
Aerial view of the Canadian Pacific Railway high level bridge at Lethbridge, looking northeast. North Lethbridge is visible behind the bridge.
Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
25 July 1992
Description Level
Item
Creator
Carlton R Stewart
Physical Description
8.9 x 12.7 cm Colour photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
Scope and Content
Aerial view of the Canadian Pacific Railway high level bridge at Lethbridge, looking northeast. North Lethbridge is visible behind the bridge.
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
20041031006
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Plaque at the East End of the Canadian Pacific Railway High Level Bridge

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Date Range
3 March 1993
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20041031002
Physical Description
8.9 x 12.7 cm Colour photograph
Scope and Content
The text of the plaque is as follows. "RISING 307 FEET FROM THE VALLEY FLOOR THIS BRIDGE OVER WHICH RUNS THE CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY THROUGH THE CROWS NEST PASS SPANS THE VALLEY IN ONE MILE AND FORTY SEVEN FEET. COMPLETED IN 1909 IT IS THE LONGEST, HIGHEST BRIDGE OF ITS TYPE IN THE WORLD."
Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
3 March 1993
Description Level
Item
Creator
Carlton R Stewart
Physical Description
8.9 x 12.7 cm Colour photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
Scope and Content
The text of the plaque is as follows. "RISING 307 FEET FROM THE VALLEY FLOOR THIS BRIDGE OVER WHICH RUNS THE CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY THROUGH THE CROWS NEST PASS SPANS THE VALLEY IN ONE MILE AND FORTY SEVEN FEET. COMPLETED IN 1909 IT IS THE LONGEST, HIGHEST BRIDGE OF ITS TYPE IN THE WORLD."
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20041031002
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Rail Half Buried At The Base Of The High Level Bridge

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Date Range
23 January 1993
Description Level
Item
Material Type
Photograph
Accession No.
20041031001
Physical Description
8.9 x 12.7 cm Colour photograph
Scope and Content
Peter Dzioba of Coaldale and Tinn Finley of Lethbridge stand beside a rail half buried in the ground at the base of the Canadian Pacific Railway high level bridge at Lethbridge.
Material Type
Photograph
Date Range
23 January 1993
Description Level
Item
Creator
Carlton R Stewart
Physical Description
8.9 x 12.7 cm Colour photograph
Physical Condition
Excellent
History / Biographical
The reason why the rail is where it is, is a matter of speculation. The popular account is that the rail fell during construction of the High Level Bridge, and half buried itself in the ground.
Scope and Content
Peter Dzioba of Coaldale and Tinn Finley of Lethbridge stand beside a rail half buried in the ground at the base of the Canadian Pacific Railway high level bridge at Lethbridge.
Access Restrictions
Public Access
Accession No.
20041031001
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