Trolleys of Eastern Canada (Clearance, Region 2 & 4 Only)

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From the late 1950s to modern updates, here are trolleys in action in three Canadian cities. (Region Code 2 & 4 only. Not viewable in the USA & Canada. Do not order if you plan to view this in the USA or Canada. Click on the world map, below the main product picture, to see where this can be viewed.)

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From the late 1950s to modern updates, here are trolleys in action in three Canadian cities.

Toronto: A celebration of the Toronto Transportation Commission or TTC, one of the finest urban transit systems anywhere, filmed mostly in 1958 with some footage from 1992. Watch the double PCC cars rolling west on the Bloor St. Line en route to the Jane Loop. Peter Witt cars and PCCs travel east on the Queen Street Line to Neville Loop then west to Long Branch and to the double loops under the CNR main line. Catch glimpses of Canada’s first subway.

Montreal: Ride the most scenic trolley line in North America around the twin peaks of Montreal (Mt. Royal and Westmount). In 1958, just a few months before these lines were abandoned, a Branford Trolley Museum excursion took a multi-tiered open-air observation car – something like a gallery track inspection car but with gold filigree railings – from downtown, past the peaks to Cartierville and back. Scenes are filmed from track side, on board and from a trolley ‘chase’ car .

Ottawa: Tour downtown Ottawa under the gray spitting skies of February with line cars and snow sweepers. Then experience a brilliant sequence on the Highland line in three feet of snow flying across the empty landscape to Britannia Park with the Gatineau Hills in the distance.

Narration. Sunday River Productions programs may feature Color film, B&W film, Music, Dubbed Sound and still photos.

(Region Code 2 & 4 only. Not viewable in the USA & Canada. Do not order if you plan to view this in the USA or Canada. Click on the world map, below the main product picture, to see where this can be viewed.)

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1 review for Trolleys of Eastern Canada (Clearance, Region 2 & 4 Only)

  1. Rated 5 out of 5

    T.A.R.

    GREAT, GREAT FILM ON EASTERN CANADA’S TROLLEY SYSTEM. SEE SCENES FROM THE EARLY 1950’S TO THE UPDATES OF TODAY’S TROLLEY’S IN CANADA. SEE SCENES FROM TORONTO AND THE CELEBRATION OF THE TORONTO TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION-TTC. ALSO SEE A LOT OF ACTION IN MONTREAL AND THE MOST BEAUTIFUL SCENIC ROUTE IN NORTH AMERICA, AND FINALLY OTTAWA AND TOUR DOWNTOWN OTTAWA. SEE SCENES IN COLOR AND BLACK AND WHITE FILM. 5 STARS AND 47 MINUTES LONG AND WORTH THE PRICE.

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