Sir Henry Thornton
1871 – 1933


Photographs of
Plaque

Halifax
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
    http://www.railfame.ca/sec_ind/leaders/en_2002_ThonrntonH.asp


The Tragedy of Sir Henry Thornton
    http://www.broadcasting-history.ca/networks/networks_CNR11.html


Canada's First Network: CNR Radio
    http://www.broadcasting-history.ca/networks/networks_CNR.html


Sir Henry's Network Spans Canada
    http://www.broadcasting-history.ca/networks/networks_CNR6b.html


Sir Henry Thornton: speech before the Empire Club of Canada, Toronto
11 December 1922
    http://speeches.empireclub.org/61874/data?n=1


Setting the Pace, 1923-1929 Canadian National Railways history
    http://www.cn.ca/companyinfo/history/en_AboutSettingthepace19231929.htm




Amalgamation: Formation of the CNR
    http://cnpensionersindex.homestead.com/Amalgamation.html

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


Archived: 2001 October 22
http://web.archive.org/web/20011027145817/http://cnpensionersindex.homestead.com/Amalgamation.html

Archived: 2002 December 07
http://web.archive.org/web/20021207032330/http://cnpensionersindex.homestead.com/Amalgamation.html

Archived: 2003 November 18
http://web.archive.org/web/20031118232158/http://cnpensionersindex.homestead.com/Amalgamation.html

Archived: 2004 April 4
http://web.archive.org/web/20040404143917/http://cnpensionersindex.homestead.com/Amalgamation.html







Photographs of War Memorials, Historic Monuments and Plaques in Nova Scotia
    http://ns1763.ca/remem/plaques.html



Sir William Alexander monument Sir William Alexander monument Victoria Park, Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/alexwill.html


Sir John Wentworth plaque Sir John Wentworth plaque Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/wentworthj.html


Alexander Keith monument Alexander Keith monument Camp Hill Cemetery, Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/keithal.html


Halifax war memorial, Grand Parade Halifax war memorial The Cenotaph, Grand Parade
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/hfxwarmem.html


Welsford-Parker monument Welsford-Parker monument, Crimean War Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/crimeamon.html


Plaque: Old Burying Ground Old Burying Ground plaque Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/oldburygnd.html


Military Engineers Military Engineers Alderney Landing, Dartmouth
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/alderneylanding.html


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    http://newscotland1398.ca/hist/nshistory01.html

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    http://newscotland1398.ca/hist/nshistory00.html#ns-historical-biog

Go To:   Statutes of Nova Scotia, 1805, edited by Richard John Uniacke
    http://ns1763.ca/law/ns-statutes1805-titlepg.html

Go To:   Nova Scotia Quotations
    http://ns1758.ca/quote/quotes.html

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New photographs installed:   2006 January 05
Latest update:   2010 August 18