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Esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway Company

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Esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway Company

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The Esquimalt and Nanaimo Railway was constructed by Robert Dunsmuir to serve Vancouver Island. Railway construction was completed in 1886. In 1905, the railway was purchased by the Canadian Pacific Railway Company.

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1038

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ORACLE database

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