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Southern of Michigan Railroad PDF Print E-mail
Written by Paul Marston   
Tuesday, 22 April 2008 01:42

Southern of Michigan Railroad as of 1850

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Southern of Michigan Railroad

REGION

STATE

CHARTERED

BEGAN OP

GAUGE1

GAUGE YR

TYPE

ABANDONED

ABAND YR

NI

MI

1837

1839

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

1839

1840

1843

18.00

11.37

33.25

TOTAL MILES CONSTRUCTED 62.62 1860 CENSUS 0.00 RINGWALT GIVES 59.62

NAME CHANGED TO OR ACQUIRED BY

YEAR

Michigan Southern Railroad

1846

Michigan Southern and Northern Indiana Railroad (IN)

1855

Lake Shore and Michigan Southern Railroad

1869

New York Central Railroad

1915

Penn Central Railroad

1968

Conrail

1976

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