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Forth Junction Heritage Society
Creating an environment to celebrate the evolution of railways, transit and
historic trails as catalysts in the development of Red Deer and Central Alberta and
sharing that transportation heritage in an educational, interactive and fun way
 

Proposed heritage railpark

Create a legacy and realize the vision!
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to donate toward the
Forth Junction Rail Park Legacy Initiative

 
Regular Board Meeting

of Forth Junction Heritage Society
TBA
7:30 pm
abc Restaurant, Red Deer


(see
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Interested people welcome!
 

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 Forth Junction Project Vision

a destination concept plan
for a proposed multi-use family-oriented community heritage rail park and world-class attraction  
  in the Red Deer area
based on the evolution of

trains, transit and
historic trails

 

Historical Perspective

 
of how

railways, transit and
historic trails

contributed to and were often the primary catalyst for the development, economy and settlement of Red Deer
and Central Alberta

 

Forth Junction Project Vision

Sharing Historical Perspective

Regional Heritage Preservation

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about Forth Junction, transportation heritage
and related subjects

The Forth Junction Heritage Society

Regional Heritage Preservation

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The Forth Junction Heritage Society


from 1911 to 1962,
Forth Junction was the interchange between
the Red Deer-originated Alberta Central Railway and the Calgary and Edmonton Railway, both operated by Canadian Pacific,
representing the north-south, east-west flow of settlement, commerce, industry, agriculture, transportation and entrepreneurship

 

   
Celebrating the Evolution of 
Trails, Trains & Transit  in Central Alberta

Now-closed C&E Railway Station Museum StrathconaThe Future Re-Creation of the C & E Railway Museum
 

 A large artifact collection has been gifted to the Forth Junction Heritage Society by the
Junior League of Edmontonand is currently in storage.
A replicated C&E Railway1891 Station is anticipated to house this collection.
Plan for station replication

 

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