The East Line


Just an old trucker

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The Inside of an old Sawmill

Any time you mention anything about living on the East line and the people around you who are 40 years old or older, you can bet a good number of them can tell you a story about living on the East Line.ย  The East Line is the CNR Rail Road that runs east of Prince George to McBride and what makes this stretch of track so important to the City of Prince George is the fact that with out the communities that were situated along it, Prince George would have never grown as quickly and as large as it did.

In the early 1900โ€™s Prince George was established when the rail road came through from the East and sawmills started springing up along it. They were being built along the Rail road line in the 1920โ€™s, because the mills needed a means forโ€ฆ

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About valbjerke

Farmer, Transmission Rebuilder, Self Sufficiency Nut. Like the old school way of doing things. "Fast is fine - accuracy is final" (quote by some way back famous gun-slinger - likely just before he got shot dead)
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