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Written by Paul Marston   
Sunday, 25 November 2007 09:41
Pennsylvania Railroad Map as of 1850

PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD TRACK CONSTRUCTION FROM 1826 TO 1850

Click on the name of the railroad to see details

RAILROAD

ST

1826-30

1831-35

1836-40

1841-45

1846-50

TOTALS

CENSUS

Allegheny Portage RWY

PA

36.66

36.66

Beaver Meadow RR & Coal CO

PA

20.47

20.47

20.47

Cumberland Valley RR

PA

49.00

3.00

52.00

52.00

Danville & Pottsville RR

PA

28.05

28.05

28.05

Delaware & Hudson Canal CO RR

PA

16.50

10.00

26.50

26.50

Erie RR (PA)

PA

42.26

42.26

Franklin RR (PA)

Census data includes

Franklin RR (MD)

PA

16.00

16.00

22.50

Hazleton & Lehigh RR

PA

8.00

8.00

Lehigh & Susquehanna RR

PA

19.71

19.71

19.71

Little Schuylkill Navigation RR

PA

20.00

3.50

23.50

Lorberry Creek RR

PA

5.13

5.13

5.13

Lykens Valley RR

PA

15.50

15.50

15.50

Mauch Chunk RR

PA

9.00

9.00

Mauch Chunk, Summit Hill & Switc

Census data includes

Mauch Chunk RR

PA

4.00

4.00

13.00

Mill Creek & Mine Hill Navigatio

PA

8.29

8.29

8.29

Mine Hill & Schuylkill Haven RR

PA

17.70

2.50

9.38

9.50

39.08

39.08

Mount Carbon & Port Carbon RR

PA

2.50

2.50

2.50

Mount Carbon RR

PA

6.26

6.26

6.26

Northern Central RWY

See York & Maryland Line RR

PA

0.00

22.00

Northern Liberties & Penn Townsh
PA 5.00 5.00

Pennsylvania Coal CO RR

PA

47.00

47.00

47.00

Pennsylvania RR

Census data includes

Philadelphia & Columbia RR

PA

137.00

137.00

218.14

Philadelphia & Columbia RR

PA

81.14

81.14

Philadelphia & Delaware Counties

PA

19.00

19.00

Philadelphia & Reading RR

PA

77.00

18.00

95.00

95.00

Philadelphia & Trenton RR

PA

28.20

28.20

28.20

Philadelphia, Germantown & Norri

PA

20.20

20.20

20.20

Philadelphia, Wilmington & Balti

See Philadelphia & Delaware Coun

PA

0.00

19.00

Plymouth RR

PA

3.00

3.00

Portsmouth, Mount Joy & Lancaste

PA

36.00

36.00

36.00

Room Run RR

PA

5.26

5.26

Schuylkill Valley RR & Navigatio

PA

9.23

9.23

18.46

18.46

Southwark RR

PA

2.12

2.12

Strasburg RR

PA

4.25

4.25

4.25

Swatara RR

PA

6.00

6.00

6.00

Tioga Navigation CO RR

PA

25.85

25.85

25.85

Union Canal CO's RR

PA

3.50

3.50

West Chester RR

PA

10.25

10.25

10.25

Williamsport & Elmira RR

PA

24.20

24.20

Wrightsville, York & Gettysburg

PA

13.00

13.00

13.00

York & Maryland Line RR

PA

22.00

22.00

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TOTAL FOR TIME PERIOD

46.52

258.72

362.73

55.11

246.26

969.34

822.34

The Census data shown is for the year 1850 as reported in the 1860 Census.

See www2.census.gov/prod2/decennial/documents/1860e-06.pdf (pages 214-229).
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