In General
Getting Here
Map
Station by Station
Pictures
Construction
 

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In General

Location / Name:
Ottawa ON Canada

What's Here:
new Light Rail System, to be opened in 2020?
the O-Train Trillium Line (the original O-Train)

Data:
GPS Coordinates: 45.408926, -75.721703 (Bayview station)
ZIP/Postal code: K1R 1C7
Area code: 613

Access by train/transit:
Via service 3.43 miles (5.55km) from Bayview station

The Scoop:

1

Acknowledgements:
2

Websites and other additional information sources of interest for the area:
http://www.ligneconfederationline.ca/page/4/ construction info
http://www.stage2lrt.ca/  stage 2 info pages

Aerial shots were taken from either Google Maps or www.bing.com/maps as noted.  Screen captures are made with Snagit, a Techsmith product... a great tool if you have never used it! 

Getting Here

coming later


Map










Station by Station


Tunney's Pasture



Bayview



Pimsi



Lyon



Parliment



Rideau



uOttawa



Lees



Hurdman



Tremblay



St Laurent



Cyrville



Blair



Pictures




 


Construction





The following screen capture was a bear, because the page goes on and on and on and on and, well, you get it.......




 





Disclaimers:

I love trains, and I love signals.  I am not an expert.  I do these pages because I love spending my time doing them - although I do a reasonable amount of research to make sure the information presented is accurate! :-)  :-)

Please Note:  Since the main focus of my two websites is railroad signals, the railfan guides are oriented towards the signal fan being able to locate them.  For those of you into the modeling aspect of our hobby, myindexa page has a list of almost everything railroad oriented I can think of to provide you with at least a few pictures to help you detail your pike.

If this is a railfan page, every effort has been made to make sure that the information contained on this map and in this railfan guide is correct.  Once in a while, an error may creep in, oooooooops, oh well! :-)

My philosophy: Pictures and maps are worth a thousand words, especially for railfanning.  Text descriptions only get you so far, especially if you get lost or disoriented.  Take along good maps.... a GPS is OK to get somewhere, but maps are still better if you get lost!  I belong to AAA, which allows you to get local maps for free when you visit the local branches.  ADC puts out a nice series of county maps for the Washington DC area, but their state maps do not have the railroads on them.  If you can find em, I like the National Geographic map book of the U.S..... good, clear, and concise graphics, and they do a really good job of showing you where tourist type attractions are, although they too lack the railroads.  Other notes about specific areas will show up on that page if known.

BTW, floobydust is a term I picked up 30-40 years ago from a National Semiconductor data book, and means miscellaneous and/or other stuff.

Pictures and additional information is always needed if anyone feels inclined to take 'em, send 'em, and share 'em, or if you have something to add or correct.... credit is always given! BE NICE!!! Contact info is here.  Beware: If used as a source, ANYTHING from Wikipedia must be treated as being possibly being inaccurate, wrong, or not true.

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