A Dynamic Village | BaladoDiscovery A Dynamic Village A Dynamic Village A Dynamic Village The first locomotive was called the Dorchester. It was 13 feet long and had four wheels located at its center, which prevented it from rounding curves. A Dynamic Village This monument commemorates the 100th anniversary of the first railroad in Canada. The railroad between La Prairie and Saint-Jean is a long straight line that connects the river to Lake Champlain. Extract of Old La Prairie, A Heritage Site to Discover Presented by : Ville de La Prairie Get There Link copied successfully! Share this Point of Interest Twitter Facebook Linkedin E-mail Copy Link Download the BaladoDiscovery app (for Android and iOS) and access the largest network of self-guided tour experiences in Canada.