Kidd station

Feature type: Railway Point
Province: British Columbia
Location: CNR, SW of Torpy River
Latitude: 53°43’00”
Longitude: 120°58’00”
NTS map: 93H/10
Official name listed at BC Geographical Names

Does this railway station recall Stuart Kidd, manager of Brazeau Trading Company in Nordegg, for whom Mount Kidd in Alberta was named in 1904? The Kidd station was given its name during railway construction in the early 1910s.

References:

  • Holmgren, Eric J. and Holmgren, Patricia M. Over 2,000 place names of Alberta. Saskatoon: Western Producer, 1973

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