April 24, 1961
Incident Successful: Yes
Location: Eholt, British Columbia Canada
Event Type: Bombing/Explosion
Weapon Type(s): Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite (Unknown Explosive Type)
Suicide Attack: No
Doubt Terror: Yes
1- Transportation (Other than aviation)(Train/Train Tracks/ Trolley)
Canadian Target: Yes
By foreigners against foreign target(s) in Canada:
Victims: 0 fatalities, 0 injuries
Perpetrators: 0 fatalities, 0 injuries
Description: "04/24/1961: A bomb exploded on Canadian Pacific Railway tracks, damaging one rail and two ties at a cost of $45. It appeared a timing device was not used in the incident."
References: 1) "Kellett, A., Beanlands, B., Deacon, J., Jeffrey, H., & Lapalme, C. (1991). Terrorism in Canada 1960-1989, User Report no. 1990-16. Ottawa: Solicitor General Canada, National Security Coordination Centre, Police and Security Branch. p. 338"