1942 ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT DIARY AND LOG BOOK HANDWRITTEN BY A DETAIL ORIENTED CONSTABLE FOR THE CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILROAD COMPANY PROTECTING AND GUARDING THE PORTS AND RAILWAYS OF VANCOUVER BRITISH COLUMBIA

By: CONSTABLE R.C. SHEWARD

Price: $1,155.99

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


On offer is a super World War II era manuscript notebook handwritten by Canadian Pacific Railroad Police officer Constable R.C. Sheward working the dockyards Vancouver British Columbia in 1942. A very full 121 pages of 124 in the 6.25 inches by 3.25 inches page book as Sheward kept meticulous track of his daily duties, including checking freight cars, guarding offloaded liquor shipments, escorting money shipments to Victoria, BC, chasing miscreants throwing bottles out of railcar windows, assisting injured rail yard workers, re-sealing opened freight cars, and even investigating theft of money on board boats. Lots of mentions of ships plus he also worked at a large rail yard in Coquitlam (about 25 miles east of Vancouver. Overall G.

Title: 1942 ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT DIARY AND LOG BOOK HANDWRITTEN BY A DETAIL ORIENTED CONSTABLE FOR THE CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILROAD COMPANY PROTECTING AND GUARDING THE PORTS AND RAILWAYS OF VANCOUVER BRITISH COLUMBIA

Author Name: CONSTABLE R.C. SHEWARD

Categories: Books and Manuscripts General Overview, 20th Century Diary, 20th Century Manuscript,

Publisher: VANCOUVER COQUITLAM BRITISH COLUMBIA BC CANADA, 1942

Book Condition: Good

Type: Manuscript

Size: 48mo - over 3" - 4" tall

Seller ID: 0001706

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