Kennebec & Portland Railroad Print
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Friday, 14 December 2007 01:00
Kennebec & Portland Railroad Map as of 1850

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Kennebec & Portland Railroad

REGION

STATE

CHARTERED

BEGAN OP

GAUGE1

GAUGE YR

TYPE

ABANDONED

ABAND YR

NE

ME

1836

1849

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

1849

59.50

TOTAL MILES CONSTRUCTED 59.50 1860 CENSUS 59.50 RINGWALT GIVES 57.42

NAME CHANGED TO OR ACQUIRED BY

YEAR

Portland and Kennebec Railroad

1864

Maine Central Railroad

1870

ST Rail System

1995

Guilford Rail System

1995

Last Updated on Friday, 27 June 2008 22:34