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Wilmington & Susquehanna Railroad (MD) PDF Print E-mail
Written by Paul Marston   
Thursday, 01 May 2008 15:33
Wilmington & Susquehanna Railroad (MD)

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Wilmington & Susquehanna Railroad (MD)

REGION

STATE

CHARTERED

BEGAN OP

GAUGE1

GAUGE YR

TYPE

ABANDONED

ABAND YR

MA

MD

1832

1832

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

1832

1837

7.25

12.75

TOTAL MILES CONSTRUCTED 20.00 1860 CENSUS 0.00 RINGWALT GIVES 18.25

NAME CHANGED TO OR ACQUIRED BY

YEAR

Philadelphia, Wilmington and Baltimore Railroad (PA)

1838

Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington Railroad

1902

Pennsylvania Railroad

1918

Penn Central Railroad

1968

Conrail

1976

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