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Athens in Leeds and Grenville United Counties, Ontario — Central Canada
 

The Brockville & Westport Railway

(The B&W)

 
 
The Brockville & Westport Railway Mural image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2019
1. The Brockville & Westport Railway Mural
Inscription.  

[Mural shows former Athens railway depot]

[Insets show]
Athens village map [showing railroad right of way]

B.W.& N.W. Railway Pass, early 1900s

B.W.& N.W. Railway Time-table, April 16, 1913
 
Location. 44° 37.615′ N, 75° 57.024′ W. Marker is in Athens, Ontario, in Leeds and Grenville United Counties. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (County Highway 5) and Henry Street, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 34 Main Street East, Athens, Ontario K0E 1B0, Canada. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Former Murals (within shouting distance of this marker); First World War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Main Street of Athens Looking East (within shouting distance of this marker); War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); 100 Acre Farm and Log Buildings circa 1700 (within shouting distance of this marker); Immigrants From Quarrier Homes Scotland 1923 (within

The Brockville & Westport Railway Mural image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2019
2. The Brockville & Westport Railway Mural
shouting distance of this marker); Vimy Oaks Legacy Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); Farmersville Model School (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Athens.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Brockville, Westport & Northwestern Railway. (Submitted on October 31, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The Route of the Brockville & Westport. (Submitted on October 31, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Brockville, Westport & Sault Ste Marie Railway Chronology. (Submitted on October 31, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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The Brockville & Westport Railway Mural Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 18, 2019
3. The Brockville & Westport Railway Mural Detail
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 31, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 31, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 35 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 31, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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