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Page 32: Present Day King's Highway 11 Photographs (Loon to Thunder Bay)


HWY 17 #1055 - © Cameron Bevers

Above - Hwy 11 & Hwy 17 sign assembly with full "Junction" tab on Hwy 587 north of Pass Lake. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on August 30, 2003  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 17 #1051 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 17 #1052 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - Terry Fox Monument, located in a memorial park beside Hwy 11 & Hwy 17 just east of Thunder Bay. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on September 3, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - Another view of the Terry Fox Monument. The commemorative monument was unveiled by the government in 1982, shortly after Terry Fox lost his battle with cancer. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on September 3, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 17 #1053 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 17 #1054 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - When the Terry Fox Monument was originally dedicated in 1982, it was located on the south side of Hwy 11 & Hwy 17 in the flat grassy area seen in this photo. The tiny rest area and scenic lookout was inadequate for the large number of visitors who stop at the monument every year. In 1993, the MTO relocated the monument to a new rest area directly across the road. An old concrete base marks the original monument's location, and it is still visible in the tall grass from the new Terry Fox scenic lookout. The new Terry Fox Memorial Park has considerably more visitor parking than its predecessor, and it has much better facilities for tourists. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on September 3, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - The old Terry Fox Rest Area is located just off to the left in this photo. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on September 3, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 17 #1040 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 17 #1041 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - The start of the Thunder Bay Expressway facing south, as seen from Hodder Avenue. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on September 3, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - Only the northernmost portion of the Thunder Bay Expressway is divided. Between Balsam Avenue and the Thunder Bay Airport, Hwy 11 & Hwy 17 is an undivided four-lane highway. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on September 3, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 17 #1043 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 17 #1042 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - Approach to the Balsam Avenue intersection on Hwy 11 & Hwy 17. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on September 3, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - View of Mount MacKay and the Thunder Bay Expressway from Oliver Road. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on September 3, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 17 #1044 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 17 #1045 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - Facing north on the Thunder Bay Expressway (Hwy 11 & Hwy 17) from the Harbour Expressway. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on September 3, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - Approach to the Harbour Expressway intersection on Hwy 11 & Hwy 17. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on September 3, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 17 #1047 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 17 #1046 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - Western terminus of the Harbour Expressway at the Thunder Bay Expressway (Hwy 11 & Hwy 17). See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on September 3, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - Cleared right-of-way for the new Shabaqua Highway, facing west from the Thunder Bay Expressway. The new Shabaqua Highway is essentially a western extension of the existing Harbour Expressway. This new road was completed recently. It now carries all Hwy 11 & Hwy 17 traffic and bypasses a congested portion of Arthur Street. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on September 3, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 17 #1050 - © Cameron Bevers             HWY 17 #1048 - © Cameron Bevers

Left - Facing west along the Harbour Expressway from the Thunder Bay Expressway. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on September 3, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)

Right - Facing north on the Thunder Bay Expressway towards the Harbour Expressway intersection. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on September 3, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)





HWY 17 #1049 - © Cameron Bevers

Above - Facing south on the Thunder Bay Expressway towards the Arthur Street intersection. Un until 2007, Hwy 11 & Hwy 17 turned west towards Kakabeka Falls and Kenora at this intersection, while Hwy 61 continued south along the Thunder Bay Expressway towards the airport and the Ontario-Minnesota Border. See an Enlarged Photo here.
(Photograph taken on September 3, 2004  -  © Cameron Bevers)




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