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Written by Paul Marston   
Tuesday, 18 December 2007 19:06
Long Island Railroad Map as of 1850

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Long Island Rail Road

REGION

STATE

CHARTERED

BEGAN OP

GAUGE1

GAUGE YR

TYPE

ABANDONED

ABAND YR

MA

NY

1834

1837

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

1837

1841

1842

1844

1845

15.00

5.00

12.00

52.00

2.50

TOTAL MILES CONSTRUCTED 86.50 1860 CENSUS 86.50 RINGWALT GIVES 84.53

NAME CHANGED TO OR ACQUIRED BY

YEAR

Pennsylvania Railroad

1901

Penn Central Railroad

1968

Conrail

1976

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