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Wilmington & Raleigh Railroad PDF Print E-mail
Written by Paul Marston   
Thursday, 01 May 2008 15:06
Wilmington & Raleigh Railroad map as of 1850

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Wilmington & Raleigh Railroad

REGION

STATE

CHARTERED

BEGAN OP

GAUGE1

GAUGE YR

TYPE

ABANDONED

ABAND YR

SA

NC

1835

1840

N

REGION
NAME
MEANING OF THE VARIOUS ENTRIES IN THE TABLE

NE

NEW ENGLAND

BEGAN OP = YEAR OPERATIONS BEGAN IF KNOWN

MA

MID-ATLANTIC

GAUGE1 = ORIGINAL GAUGE IF NOT STANDARD

SA

SOUTH-ATLANTIC

GAUGEYR = YEAR GAUGE CHANGED IF KNOWN

GC

GULF COAST

GAUGE2 = SECOND GAUGE IF ANY AND NOT STANDARD

SI

SOUTHERN INTERIOR

LOCAL = "L" FOR LOCAL, "R" FOR REGIONAL

NI

NORTHERN INTERIOR

ABANDONED = "Y" FOR YES, "N" FOR NO

PC

PACIFIC COAST COAST

ABANDON YR = YEAR OF ABANDONMENT IF ANY

TRACK CONSTRUCTION WITH YEARS AND MILEAGE

1840

161.50

TOTAL MILES CONSTRUCTED 161.50 1860 CENSUS 0.00 RINGWALT GIVES 151.50

NAME CHANGED TO OR ACQUIRED BY

YEAR

Wilmington and Weldon Railroad

1855

Atlantic Coast Line Railroad

1887

Seaboard Coast Line Railroad

1958

CSX Transportation System

1980

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