Sir Henry Thornton
1871 – 1933

Photographs of

Nova Scotia

Located in the CN Railway Station at the south end of Hollis Street, in Halifax

GPS location:   44°38'22"N   63°34'06"W

Sir Henry Thornton plaque, Halifax
Railway station, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Photographed 4 January 2006

Sir Henry Thornton plaque, Halifax
Sir Henry Thornton

K.B.E.: Knight of the British Empire
Photographed 28 November 2002

Sir Henry Thornton plaque, Halifax

Photographed 4 January 2006

Links to Relevant Websites
Sir Henry Thornton

Sir Henry Thornton brief biography, Canadian Railway Hall of Fame

The Tragedy of Sir Henry Thornton

Canada's First Network: CNR Radio

Sir Henry's Network Spans Canada

Sir Henry Thornton: speech before the Empire Club of Canada, Toronto
11 December 1922

Setting the Pace, 1923-1929 Canadian National Railways history

Amalgamation: Formation of the CNR

The Wayback Machine has archived copies of
Amalgamation: Formation of the CNR

Archived: 2001 October 22

Archived: 2002 December 07

Archived: 2003 November 18

Archived: 2004 April 4

Photographs of War Memorials, Historic Monuments and Plaques in Nova Scotia

Sir William Alexander monument Sir William Alexander monument Victoria Park, Halifax

Sir John Wentworth plaque Sir John Wentworth plaque Halifax

Alexander Keith monument Alexander Keith monument Camp Hill Cemetery, Halifax

Halifax war memorial, Grand Parade Halifax war memorial The Cenotaph, Grand Parade

Welsford-Parker monument Welsford-Parker monument, Crimean War Halifax

Plaque: Old Burying Ground Old Burying Ground plaque Halifax

Military Engineers Military Engineers Alderney Landing, Dartmouth

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First uploaded to the WWW:   2003 January 27
New photographs installed:   2006 January 05
Latest update:   2010 August 18