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Washington Branch Railroad (DC) map as of 1850

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Washington Branch Railroad (DC)

REGION

STATE

CHARTERED

BEGAN OP

GAUGE1

GAUGE YR

TYPE

ABANDONED

ABAND YR

MA

DC

1833

1835

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

1835

3.87

TOTAL MILES CONSTRUCTED 3.87 1860 CENSUS 0.00 RINGWALT GIVES 0.00

NAME CHANGED TO OR ACQUIRED BY

YEAR

Baltimore and Ohio Railroad (MD)

1864

Chesapeake and Ohio Railway

1963

Chessie System

1973

Seaboard Coast Line Railroad

1980

CSX Transportation System

1980

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2008 11:16