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°38'23"N   63°34'06"W




Sir Henry Thornton plaque, Halifax
Sir Henry Thornton

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






Links to Relevant Websites
Sir Henry Thornton

Sir Henry Thornton brief biography, Canadian Railway Hall of Fame
    http://railfame.ca/2002/honour/Thornton-Henry


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://www.empireclubfoundation.com/details.asp?SpeechID=2069&FT=yes


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







Photographs of War Memorials, Historic Monuments and Plaques in Nova Scotia
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Sir William Alexander monument Sir William Alexander monument Victoria Park, Halifax
    /hfxrm/alexwill.html


Sir John Wentworth plaque Sir John Wentworth plaque Halifax
    /hfxrm/wentworthj.html


Alexander Keith monument Alexander Keith monument Camp Hill Cemetery, Halifax
    /hfxrm/keithal.html


Halifax war memorial, Grand Parade Halifax war memorial The Cenotaph, Grand Parade
    /hfxrm/hfxwarmem.html


Welsford-Parker monument Welsford-Parker monument, Crimean War Halifax
    /hfxrm/crimeamon.html


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


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