Quebec History Marianopolis College

Date Published:
March 2005

L’Encyclopédie de l’histoire du Québec / The Quebec History Encyclopedia




Craigellachie, a station on the main line of the Canadian Pacific Railway, in British Columbia, 28 miles west of Revelstoke. It was there that on November 7, 1885, Lord Strathcona drove the last spike in the Canadian Pacific transcontinental line.

Source  : W. Stewart WALLACE, ed., The Encyclopedia of Canada, Vol. II, Toronto, University Associates of Canada, 1948, 411p., p. 144.


© 2005 Claude Bélanger, Marianopolis College