Filled with pictures:
Book gives a travelogue of sites along rail line. Last page has Grand Trunk Agencies in Canada, U.S. and Europe.
Inside back cover has colour map of the GTR system
32 pages + covers
Covers bit stained and aged, but complete. LR/LL corners of several pages are creased or gnawed away (~1/4”) not affecting text.
The Grand Trunk Railway (reporting mark GT) was a railway system that operated in the Canadian provinces of Quebec and Ontario, and in the American states of Connecticut, Maine, Michigan, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont. The railway was operated from headquarters in Montreal, Quebec, with corporate headquarters in London, England (4 Warwick House Street). The Grand Trunk, its subsidiaries, and the Canadian Government Railways were precursors of today's Canadian National Railways.
GTR's main line ran from Portland, Maine to Montreal, and then from Montreal to Sarnia, Ontario, where it joined its western subsidiary.
The GTR had three important subsidiaries during its lifetime: