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By month


  • January 6 - A severe ice storm begins over eastern Ontario and Quebec, Canada, that permanently disables the centralized traffic control system on Canadian National Railway's Alexandria subdivision.[1]
  • January 28 - Preserved Boston and Maine Railroad Budd Rail Diesel Car #6211 is moved to Bedford, Massachusetts, for static display at the planned Bedford Depot Park.[2]


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  1. Significant dates in Ottawa railway history. Colin Churcher's Railway Pages (2007-12-16). Retrieved on 2008-01-05.
  2. A Chronology of Bedford's Railroad History. Friends of Bedford Depot Park (2006-02-02). Retrieved on 2008-01-28.