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Photograph of Sir Sandford Fleming with his grandchildren: a young girl, a small boy and a baby, held in Fleming's arms


What did this grandfather invent that is used all over the world?

ARCHIVED - The Kid's Site of Canadian Trains

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Knights of the Steel Rails

All of the men in this section contributed in some way to Canadian railways, and also just happen to have the title "Sir" before their name.

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Sound effect of train wheels on the tracks (running time: 14 s)
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