Welland Canal Tunnel Clipping File
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TownlineTunnel 30/04/1971 The Tribune Both Ends Of Townline Tunnel Building of Townline Tunnels; East Main Street and the Townline tube; Photo included; Welland Canal - Tunnels.
Tunnel Opening 20/05/1972 Niagara Falls Review Tunnel Opening New structure of East Main Street tunnel and cost; sharing agreement between city officials; Photo included; Welland Canal -Tunnels.
Motorists Using Tunnel 22/08/1972 The Evening Tribune Colourful Vista Promised Motorists Using Tunnel Ministry of Transportation and Communications objectives of planting trees and shrubs and reasons to do so; Photo included; Welland Canal - Tunnels.
Upgrading Tunnel Lights 30/03/1982 The Tribune Upgrading Advised for Tunnel Lights Recommendation for upgrading lights of Canal tunnels; Main Street and Townline Road problems with lights and future intentions; Photo included; Welland Canal - Tunnels.
Tunnel Works Ending 22/01/1997 The Tribune Tunnel Works Ending After 7 Months End of roadwork on East Main Street and new illumination for tunnels described; Photo included; Welland Canal - Tunnels.
Beneath 30ft of Water 08/04/1970 The Tribune Beneath 30 Feet Of Water Schematic drawing for foot road-rail tunnel at Townline Road in Welland; cost and opening date; Photo included; Welland Canal -Tunnels
Model of Welland Tunnel Canal 07/05/1970 The Tribune Model of Welland Tunnel Canal Model of Townline Road tunnel; cost and length; completion date; Photo included; Welland Canal - Tunnels.
Townline Tunnel 30/04/1971 The Evening Tribune Both Ends of Townline Tunnel Construction done on Townline Tunnel in April 1971; Photo included; Welland Canal - Tunnels.
Townline Tunnel Project 11/06/1971 The St. Catharines Standard Construction Crews Busy on Welland Canal Townline Tunnel Project Details of construction of Townline Tunnel; depth and length of tunnel and date of opening; Photo included; Welland Canal -Tunnels.
Townline Tunnel Opens 14/07/1972 The Tribune Townline Tunnel Opens To Traffic Opening of Townline Tunnel; time of ceremony and tunnel pathways; Photo included; Welland Canal - Tunnels.
Townline Tunnel Opeing Ceremonies 15/07/1972 The Tribune City's Negotiating Success Recalled As Tunnel Opens Opening ceremony for Welland's Townline Tunnel; attendants and activities; Photos included; Welland Canal - Tunnels.
Welland Canal Tunnel Opens 17/07/1972 The Tribune Welland Canal Tunnel Opens Photo and review of opening of tunnel; Photo included; Welland Canal - Tunnels.
Trains in Tunnel 24/01/1973 The Tribune Trains in Tunnel January 31 Mayor Says Mayor Allan Pietz announces trains will run Townline Tunnel on February 25; physical and corporate details of track; Photo included; Welland Canal - Tunnels.
First Train Through Townline Tunnel 31/04/1973 The Tribune First Train Rumbling Through Townline Tunnel Ceremonial first train on the tunnel; attendants and importance; Photo included; Welland Canal - Tunnels.
First Train goes Through Tunnel 01/02/1973 The Tribune First Train Goes Under Canal in New Tunnel First Canadian National freight train to pass through Townline Tunnel; cost and directions tunnel takes; Welland Canal - Tunnels.
Tunnel Flooded 23/02/1985 The Tribune Closed to Train and Highway Traffic: Tunnel Flooded Closing and reopening of flooded Townline Tunnel and reasons for flood; Photo included; Welland Canal - Tunnels.
Cleanup Complete 29/02/1985 The Tribune Cleanup 'Complete' Cleanup details of Townline Tunnel; Photo included; Welland Canal - Tunnels.
Designed Thorold Tunnel 07/05/1970 The Tribune Designed Thorold Tunnel Construction and initial design of Thorold Tunnel under Welland Canal; Photo included; Welland Canal - Tunnels.
Postcard of Thorold Tunnel Postcard of Thorold Tunnel over Welland Canal in St. Catharines; Photo included; Welland Canal - Tunnels.