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Fall River Branch Railroad PDF Print E-mail
Written by Paul Marston   
Saturday, 08 December 2007 13:57
Fall River Branch Railroad as of 1850

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Fall River Branch Railroad

REGION

STATE

CHARTERED

BEGAN OP

GAUGE1

GAUGE YR

TYPE

ABANDONED

ABAND YR

NE

MA

1845

1845

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

1845

12.00

TOTAL MILES CONSTRUCTED 12.00 1860 CENSUS 12.00 RINGWALT GIVES 12.00

NAME CHANGED TO OR ACQUIRED BY

YEAR

Fall River Railroad

1846

Old Colony and Fall River Railroad

1854

Old Colony and Newport Railroad

1864

Old Colony Railroad

1872

New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad

1893

Penn Central Railroad

1969

Conrail

1976

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