Today we finally Visit Trent, Trent is a larger city which was established as a farming village, however there is now no farms at all in this area. Trent is at the start of the Western railway, and the Western freeway, it has a good sized downtown with a few historical buildings. In 1980 a large dam was built to supply water and power to Trent and its surrounding area, it is in Broadview. We will stay in Trent two nights and then continue on to Chase.
This is the high wealth area which we see as we enter Trent.
Because our friend is taking us on a tour we can see more stuff. here is a historical building called the Wooward Cafe
This is a lovely old building in downtown.
Okay here is the hotel.
In the morning we have breakfast here, and then get some money out of the TD bank.
This is the tallest building in Trent.
The Trent regional education area.
Here is the Trent regional rail station, high speed Super rail trains come from here.
Overview of downtown Trent.
And we arrive at the Best Western hotel.
This is the Trent road and Western freeway interchange which we see in the morning.
Later on we take rest here and watch a train go by.
Now We arrive in chase, Chase was established in 1898 and grew rapidly when the railway was put in, it is now a national historic downtown.
Here is the interchange where we turn off the highway and head into Chase.
This is historic downtown. our friend insisted we went here, and I'm glad about that now.
The Chase regional hall
Can you guess our destination?
Yes here is the book store.
One of the many historic houses.
After leaving Chase we stop here at Lavender valley historic farm.
Next time we head to Portland pass, and maybe the outskirts of Portland.