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Fitchburg Railroad PDF Print E-mail
Written by Paul Marston   
Saturday, 08 December 2007 14:43
Fitchburg Railroad Map as of 1850

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Fitchburg Railroad

REGION

STATE

CHARTERED

BEGAN OP

GAUGE1

GAUGE YR

TYPE

ABANDONED

ABAND YR

NE

MA

1842

1843

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

1843

1844

1845

1846

1847

1848

1849

5.00

34.25

2.29

2.37

3.00

2.75

8.32

TOTAL MILES CONSTRUCTED 57.98 1860 CENSUS 65.78 RINGWALT GIVES 65.34

NAME CHANGED TO OR ACQUIRED BY

YEAR

Boston and Maine Railroad (NH)

1900

Springfield Terminal Railroad

1995

ST Rail System

1995

Guilford Rail System

1995

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