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Philadelphia & Reading Railroad PDF Print E-mail
Written by Paul Marston   
Monday, 14 April 2008 09:48
Philadelphia & Reading Railroad map as of 1850

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Philadelphia & Reading Railroad

REGION

STATE

CHARTERED

BEGAN OP

GAUGE1

GAUGE YR

TYPE

ABANDONED

ABAND YR

MA

PA

1833

1838

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

1838

1839

1842

55.06

21.94

18.00

TOTAL MILES CONSTRUCTED 95.00 1860 CENSUS 95.00 RINGWALT GIVES 98.56

NAME CHANGED TO OR ACQUIRED BY

YEAR

Reading Railroad

1924

Conrail

1976

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