Fairmont Speeder Number 2- Midway, BC
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters
N 49° 00.690 W 118° 47.187
11U E 369367 N 5430271
Quick Description: This is the second of two speeders on display at the Kettle River Museum at Midway.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 6/18/2013 8:35:53 PM
Waymark Code: WMHB9N
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member onfire4jesus
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Long Description:
This speeder was manufactured by Fairmont Railway Motors Ltd. in Toronto ON. It is belt driven and has a single cylinder, water cooled engine of approx 6-8 hp. Unfortunately, I can't say which model or series this is. It is parked on the western edge of the exhibits behind the Midway Station house. It was doubtless a CPR vehicle all of its working life.

I assume that Fairmont Railway Motors Ltd. of Toronto ON is a Canadian subsidiary of Fairmont Railway Motors Inc., of Fairmont, Minnesota.

The museum is on the north side of Highway 3, just a bit west of the town of Midway.
Is this a display or a maintenance facility location?: Display

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