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us: New York Central Railroad Company


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    • us: New-York Central Rail Road Company
    • us: New York Central System
    • us: New York Central (Firm)
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    • Later Established Forms

      • us: Penn Central Transportation Company
    • Related Terms

      • us: Buffalo and Niagara Falls Railroad Company
      • us: New York Central and Hudson River Railroad Company
      • us: Niagara Bridge and Canandaigua Railroad Company
    • Earlier Established Forms

        New York Central Railroad Albany and Schenectady Railroad Company Utica and Schenectady Rail Road Company Syracuse and Utica Railroad Company Rochester and Syracuse Railroad Company
    • Sources

      • found: Its Annual report of the New York Central Railroad Company for the year ending September 30 ... 1862: t.p. (New York Central Railroad Company)
      • found: New York Central and Hudson River Railroad Company. Annual report of the New York Central and Hudson River Railroad Company and its leased lines, being for the year ending September 30th ... 1887: p. 45 (Name changed to New York Central and Hudson River Railroad Company on Nov. 1, 1869 as a result of consolidation with Hudson River Railroad Company)
      • found: Harlow, A. Road of the century, 1947: p. 418 (Resumed former name Dec. 22, 1914 as a result of consolidation with Lake Shore and Michigan Southern Railway and several lesser lines)
      • found: Daughen, J. Wreck of the Penn Central, 1971: p. 206, etc. (Merged with the Pennsylvania Railroad and the New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad Company on Feb. 1, 1968 to form the Penn Central Transportation Company)
      • found: LC data base, 1-21-87 (hdg.: New York Central Railroad; New York central railroad company)
      • found: New York (State). An act to authorise the consolidation of certain rail road companies, 1853: t.p. (New-York Central Rail Road Company)
      • found: New York Central trackside ... c1997: t.p. (New York Central System) p. 6 (New York Central subsidiary, Pittsburgh & Lake Erie)
      • found: Poor's manual of railroads, 1887: p. 196 (leased the Niagara Bridge and Canandaigua, 1858) p. 195 (consolidation of the Albany and Schenectady, Schenectady and Troy, Utica and Schenctady, Syracuse and Utica, Syracuse and Utica Direct, Rochester and Syracuse, Buffalo and Lockport, Mohawk Valley, Rochester Lockport and Niagara Falls, and Buffalo and Rochester railroads)
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      • 1987-02-12: new
      • 2015-10-28: revised
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