- Brantford and Hamilton Electric Railway
Infobox sg rail
railroad_name = Brantford & Hamilton Electric Railway
start_year = 1908
end_year = 1931
The Brantford and Hamilton Electric Railway was an
interurban electrified railwayin the Hamilton, Ontarioarea of Canada. Construction was begun by the Von Echa syndicate of Harrisburg, but the railway was taken over by Dominion Powerprior to its completion on 1908-06-01. According to "Hilton & Due", this was the last interurban constructed in the Hamilton area and the only one built to a high standard. [Hilton Interurbans]
The line gave an hourly service between Brantford and Hamilton. Freight traffic was negligible.
The railway passed, along with all Dominion Power's assets, to the
Ontario Hydroelectric Power Commissionin 1930. All service was abandoned in 1931-06-30.
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