1949
Dominion Atlantic Railway

Passenger train service
in Nova Scotia

Halifax - Windsor - Kentville - Digby - Yarmouth
Yarmouth - Digby - Kentville - Windsor - Halifax
and connections
to/from Boston, Montreal, Toronto

Effective 25 September 1949



Dominion Atlantic Railway
Passenger Train Schedule

Effective on and after 25 September 1949
Atlantic Standard Time
Westbound
read down
Eastbound
read up
No.
99
No.
97
No.
95
miles km Station No.
100
No.
96
No.
98
Daily
except
Sun.
Daily
except
Sun.
Daily
except
Sun.
Daily
except
Sun.
Daily
except
Sun.
Daily
except
Sun.
8:00pm 2:35pm 7:45am 0.00 0.00 Dp.  Halifax  Ar. 6:20am 12:20pm 5:35pm
  2:43pm   Armdale   12:09pm 5:25pm
  2:50pm 7:59am 6.00 9.65 Rockingham   12:03pm 5:21pm
  3:02pm 8:08am 10.55 16.97 Bedford   11:52am 5:13pm
8:45pm 3:25pm 8:25am 15.81 25.44 Windsor Junction 5:30am 11:40am 5:03pm
  3:35pm 8:31am 18.62 29.96 Beaver Bank   11:30am 4:52pm
  3:55pm 8:46am 25.93 41.72 South Uniacke   11:15am 4:38pm
9:25pm 4:01pm 8:52am 28.51 45.87 Mount Uniacke 4:57am 11:10am 4:31pm
  4:19pm 9:05am Stillwater 4:42am 10:53am 4:19pm
9:50pm 4:30pm 9:14am 39.05 62.83 Ellershouse 4:34am 10:36am 4:09pm
  4:33pm   40.33 64.89 Hartville   10:30am  
  4:38pm 9:20am 41.92 67.45 Newport   10:26am 4:03pm
10:05pm 4:44pm 9:24am 43.86 70.57 Three Mile Plains 4:22am 10:20am 4:00pm
      45.62 73.40 Pembertons      
10:15pm 4:54pm 9:35am 47.32 76.14 Ar.  Windsor  Dp. 4:15am 10:10am 3:50pm
10:30pm 5:10pm 9:50am 47.32 76.14 Dp.  Windsor  Ar. 3:55am 9:50am 3:35pm
  5:15pm 9:56am 48.69 78.34 Falmouth   9:42am 3:30pm
  5:23pm 10:03am 52.43 84.36 Mount Denson   9:33am 3:22pm
10:50pm 5:29pm 10:08am 54.32 87.40 Hantsport 3:36am 9:29am 3:18pm
  5:41pm 10:17am 59.26 95.35 Avonport   9:16am 3:06pm
  5:46pm 10:20am 61.15 98.39 Horton Landing   9:12am 3:03pm
  5:49pm 10:23am 62.46 100.50 Grand Pre   9:09am 3:00pm
11:22pm 5:57pm 10:32am 65.36 105.16 Wolfville 3:11am 9:03am 2:53pm
  6:02pm 10:39am 67.15 108.04 Port Williams   8:56am 2:46pm
11:40pm 6:15pm 10:50am 72.38 116.46 Ar.  Kentville  Dp. 2:55am 8:45am 2:35pm
12:15am 11:05am 72.38 116.46 Dp.  Kentville  Ar. 2:15am 2:25pm
  11:14am 76.77 123.52 Coldbrook   2:17pm
  11:19am 79.36 127.69 Cambridge   2:12pm
  11:24am 81.65 131.37 Waterville 1:52am 2:08pm
12:50am 11:33am 84.65 136.20 Berwick 1:43am 1:59pm
1:00am 11:45am 89.89 144.63 Aylesford   1:49pm
  11:49am 91.45 147.14 Auburn   1:44pm
1:15am 11:59am 95.94 154.37 Kingston 1:15am 1:36pm
  12:10pm 99.50 160.10 Wilmot
(S. Farmington)
  1:28pm
1:35am 12:20pm 103.24 166.11 Middleton 12:55am 1:20pm
    106.66 171.62 Brickton    
1:50am 12:36pm 109.48 176.15 Lawrencetown 12:40am 1:08pm
  12:42pm 112.27 180.64 Paradise   1:02pm
2:10am 12:54pm 117.09 188.40 Bridgetown 12:15am 12:54pm
  1:01pm 121.46 195.43 Tupperville   12:47pm
  1:07pm 124.92 201.00 Roundhill   12:41pm
2:43am 1:18pm 130.86 210.55 Ar.  Annapolis Royal  Dp. 11:40pm 12:30pm
3:00am 1:20pm 130.86 210.55 Dp.  Annapolis Royal  Ar. 11:25pm 12:25pm
    135.61 218.20 Upper Clements    
  1:35pm 138.23 222.41 Clementsport   12:13pm
3:23am 1:40pm 139.82 224.97 Cornwallis 11:00pm 12:09pm
  1:43pm 141.22 227.22 Deep Brook   12:05pm
  1:50pm 144.44 232.40 Bear River   11:58am
  1:52pm 145.27 233.74 Imberville   11:54am
  1:55pm 146.38 235.53 Smiths Cove   11:52am
3:55am 2:10pm 150.91 242.81 Ar.  Digby  Dp. 10:25pm 11:40am
Connections to/from Boston, Montreal, Toronto (See below)
4:10am 2:35pm 150.91 242.81 Dp.  Digby  Ar. 10:10pm 11:10am
  2:44pm 155.02 249.43 Acaciaville   11:01am
  2:52pm 158.86 255.61 Bloomfield   10:54am
  2:57pm 161.25 259.45 North Range   10:49am
  3:03pm 164.56 264.78 Plympton   10:43am
    166.24 267.48 Sissiboo   10:40am
5:10am 3:18pm 172.17 277.02 Weymouth 9:16pm 10:29am
  3:29pm 176.81 284.49 Belliveau   10:18am
  3:38pm 180.98 291.20 Church Point 8:54pm 10:10am
5:36am 3:41pm 182.14 293.06 Little Brook 8:51pm 10:07am
  3:46pm 184.75 297.26 Saulnierville 8:45pm 10:03am
5:50am 3:53pm 188.06 302.59 Meteghan 8:37pm 9:56am
  4:01pm 191.48 308.09 Maxwellton   9:49am
6:12am 4:11pm 197.27 317.41 Hectanooga   9:39am
6:16am 4:14pm 198.97 320.14 Norwood 8:11pm 9:35am
6:19am 4:16pm 200.23 322.17 Lake Annis 8:08pm 9:32am
6:29am 4:24pm 204.41 328.90 Brazil 8:00pm 9:24am
6:45am 4:36pm 210.92 339.37 Ohio   9:12am
  4:40pm 213.17 342.99 Hebron   9:08am
7:00am 4:50pm 216.86 348.93 Ar.  Yarmouth  Dp. 7:30pm 9:00am
Daily
except
Mon.
Daily
except
Sun.
Daily
except
Sun.
Daily
except
Sat.
Daily
except
Sun.
Daily
except
Sun.
Westbound
read down
Eastbound
read up

These trains were powered by coal-burning steam locomotives.


Source: — Thanks to Mr. Harold Woodman, Wolfville
DAR Public Timetable taking effect 12:01am, Sunday, September 25, 1949.
Issued under the authority of A.A. Dunphy, Manager, Kentville.

Connections at Digby to/from Boston

Dominion Atlantic Railway
Connecting Passenger Service
to/from Boston


Effective on and after 25 September 1949

AT   Atlantic Standard Time
ET   Eastern Standard Time

Daily except Sunday
Westbound
read down
Eastbound
read up
7:45am AT Dp.   Halifax   Ar. 5:35pm AT
9:50am Windsor 3:50pm
11:05am Kentville 2:35pm
12:20pm Middleton 1:20pm
1:20pm Annapolis Royal 12:30pm
2:10pm AT Ar.   Digby   Dp. 11:40am AT
Transfer
from train
to boat
Transfer
from boat
to train
3:45pm AT Dp.   Digby   Ar. 10:45am AT
Ferry
S.S. Princess Helene
across Bay of Fundy
6:30pm AT Ar.   Saint John   Dp. 7:45am AT
Transfer
from boat
to train
Transfer
from train
to boat
8:00pm AT Dp.   Saint John   Ar.
MacAdam, NB
Mattawamkeag, ME
Bangor, ME
Waterville, ME
Portland, NH
7:45am ET Ar.   Boston   Dp.
North Station
9:30pm ET

Source:
DAR Public Timetable taking effect 12:01am, Sunday, September 25, 1949.


Connections at Digby to/from Montreal and Toronto

Dominion Atlantic Railway
Connecting Passenger Service
to/from Montreal and Toronto


Effective on and after 25 September 1949

AT   Atlantic Standard Time
ET   Eastern Standard Time

Daily except Sunday
Westbound
read down
Eastbound
read up
7:45am AT Dp.   Halifax   Ar. 5:35pm AT
9:50am Windsor 3:50pm
11:05am Kentville 2:35pm
12:20pm Middleton 1:20pm
1:20pm Annapolis Royal 12:30pm
2:10pm AT Ar.   Digby   Dp. 11:40am AT
Transfer
from train
to boat
Transfer
from boat
to train
3:45pm AT Dp.   Digby   Ar. 10:45am AT
Ferry
S.S. Princess Helene
across Bay of Fundy
6:30pm AT Ar.   Saint John   Dp. 7:45am AT
Transfer
from boat
to train
Transfer
from train
to boat
8:00pm AT Dp.   Saint John   Ar. 6:40am AT
MacAdam, NB
Mattawamkeag, ME
Brownville Jct., ME
Megantic, QU
Sherbrooke, QU
11:25am ET Ar.   Montreal   Dp.
Windsor Station
3:15pm ET
Transfer
3:30pm ET Dp.   Montreal   Ar.
Windsor Station
7:50am ET
9:45pm ET Ar.   Toronto   Dp.
Union Station
11:00pm ET


Source:
DAR Public Timetable taking effect 12:01am, Sunday, September 25, 1949.




Other Passenger Train Timetables
1936 DAR Passenger Train Schedule
  Truro - South Maitland - Kennetcook - Scotch Village - Windsor

    http://ns1758.ca/rail/railway11.html
1949 DAR Passenger Train Schedule
  Kingsport - Canning - Centreville - Aldershot - Kentville

    http://ns1758.ca/rail/railway05.html
1949 DAR Passenger Train Schedule
  Kentville - Hantsport - Windsor - Kennetcook - South Maitland - Truro

    http://ns1758.ca/rail/railway04.html
1949 DAR-CNR Connecting Passenger Train Schedule
  Windsor - Wolfville - Middleton - New Germany - Bridgewater

    http://ns1758.ca/rail/railway07.html
1949 DAR-CNR Connecting Passenger Train Schedule
  Yarmouth - Digby - Annapolis Royal - Middleton - New Germany - Bridgewater

    http://ns1758.ca/rail/railway08.html
1949 DAR-CNR Connecting Passenger Train Schedule
  Kingsport - Canning - Kentville - Middleton - New Germany - Bridgewater

    http://ns1758.ca/rail/railway09.html
1949 DAR Passenger Train Schedule
  Kingsport - Canning - Kentville - Hantsport - Windsor - Halifax

    http://ns1758.ca/rail/railway10.html
1949 CNR-DAR Connecting Passenger Train Schedule
  Sydney - Antigonish - Truro - Kennetcook - Windsor - Kentville - Digby - Yarmouth

    http://ns1758.ca/rail/railway12.html
1949 CNR-DAR Connecting Passenger Train Schedule
  Sydney - Antigonish - Truro - Windsor - Middleton - New Germany - Bridgewater

    http://ns1758.ca/rail/railway13.html




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