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Great Western Railway (IL) PDF Print E-mail
Written by Paul Marston   
Tuesday, 11 December 2007 01:34
Great Western Railway of Illinois Map as of 1850

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Great Western Railway of Illinois

REGION

STATE

CHARTERED

BEGAN OP

GAUGE1

GAUGE YR

TYPE

ABANDONED

ABAND YR

NI

IL

0

1842

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

TOTAL MILES CONSTRUCTED 0.00 1860 CENSUS 55.00 RINGWALT GIVES 54.00

NAME CHANGED TO OR ACQUIRED BY

YEAR

Toledo, Wabash and Western Railroad (OH)

1865

Toledo and Wabash Railroad

1858

Toledo, Wabash and Western Railway

1865

Wabash Railroad

1877

Norfolk and Western Railroad

1964

Norfolk Southern Railroad

1991

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