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7 edition of History of the Carolina & North-Western Railway found in the catalog.

History of the Carolina & North-Western Railway

by Matthew C. Bumgarner

  • 66 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Overmountain Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social history,
  • Trains & railways: general interest,
  • History: American,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • North Carolina,
  • General,
  • Railroads - History,
  • United States - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8698238M
    ISBN 101570720525
    ISBN 109781570720529
    OCLC/WorldCa37979171

    Railroad Heritage Alliance, Inc. April 3, Always a good time here, and always a great place to pick up stuff!!This coming should be no different- we will have books on the local Carolina & North-Western Railway, the Danville & Western, NC Shortlines, ticket door prizes from Tweetsie Railroad, five operating layouts, and all of the model 5/5(2).   For those interested in local Gaston County history, a slide show and presentation will be held on the history of the Carolina & North-Western Railway, one of the early railroads that was instrumental in building Gastonia and surrounding towns. The talk will last about one hour, and seating will be available on a first-come first-serve basis.

    North Carolina Forestry Association “Goods from the Woods” contains information on forest products. The Library of Congress (American Memory) Extensive collection of railroad maps from Railway Tie Association Publications and links about the history of railway ties. Lancaster & Chester Railway The Lancaster and Chester Railway is an institution in South Carolina although many folks in the Palmetto State probably aren't even aware of its presence. The L&C, or the The Springmaid Line as it has been known for decades, dates to the late 19th century originally intended to serve the region's agriculture.

    - Explore mauricereeve's board "LOndon and North Western Railway" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Railway, Northwestern, Vintage train pins. After relocating to Asheville, North Carolina, in , he was appointed Secretary of the Street Railway Company, and subsequently the Manager and Superintendent until Later, after becoming a lawyer, he was encouraged by the Daughters of the American Revolution (D.A.R.) to write a .


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History of the Carolina & North-Western Railway by Matthew C. Bumgarner Download PDF EPUB FB2

37 rows  The Carolina & Northwestern Railway (Ca&NW) was a railroad that served South Carolina and North Carolina from until January 1, The original line was operated by the Ca&NW as a separate railroad controlled by the Southern Railway until when the name was changed to the Norfolk Southern Railway.

On June 1,Southern Railway and Norfolk and Western Railroad Previous gauge: 3 ft ( mm)(?). The Carolina & Northwestern Railway (Ca&NW) was a railroad that served South Carolina and North Carolina from until January 1, The original line was operated by the Ca&NW as a separate railroad controlled by the Southern Railway until when the name was changed to the Norfolk Southern Railway.

The North Carolina Railroad was ready to enter into a new phase of its history. NCRR signed a year lease with the Richmond and Danville Railroad (R&D) for operations and equipment. J.P. Morgan’s Southern Railway System acquired the Richmond and Danville Railroad (R&D) and NCRR then entered into a year lease with Southern.

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History The Railway Series. The North Western Railway was formed in by the Government-sponsored amalgamation of the three standard gauge railways on the island - the Sodor and Mainland, the Wellsworth and Suddery and the Tidmouth, Knapford and Elsbridge, the latter two already in the process of amalgamation - as a strategic railway for coastal defence against possible danger from Built by: The North Western Railway Company.

Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. Legacy of the Carolina & North-Western Railway by Bumgarner, Matthew C. Publication date Topics Internet Archive Books.

American : Life on the railroad through the Great Depression, World War II, dieselization, and absorption by Southern Railway is explored, punctuated by the real-life experiences of old-timers.

Nearly maps and photographs complement the text. Together they deliver an 5/5(3). History of the Carolina & North-Western Railway. Johnson City, Tennessee: Overmountain Press, January 1, First edition. Hardcover.

29 x 22 cm. Quarto. pages. Black cloth in dust Edition: First Edition. With dozens of never-before-published photographs, this history traces the year rise, fall, and rise again of the Carolina & North-Western Railway. Charting the ups and downs of the line&#;s construction&#;the politics, squabbling, triumphs, and Author: Matthew C.

Bumgarner. Carolina and North-Western Railway. by Matthew C. Bumgarner. This is a NEW BOOK (not used). We handle all books with white gloves (no fingerprints on your book). A Railroad Bookmark is included with each book.

Book is wrapped and mailed in a top-quality, durable container. We try hard to be the NUMBER 1 Railroad Book Dealer on ebay with 1, Seller Rating: % positive. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: illustrations, maps, portraits, facsimiles ; 29 cm: Responsibility: Matthew C.

The Carolina & North-Western Railway was the largest narrow gauge in either of the Carolinas and its history is complete with antebellum broad gauge predecessors, the specter of the Civil War, robber barons, prosperity, death and rebirth.

References: William Hutson Abrams Jr., "The Western North Carolina Railroad" (M.A. thesis, Western Carolina University, ). Cecil Kenneth Brown, A State Movement in Railroad Development: The Story of North Carolina's First Effort to Establish an East and West Trunk Line Railroad ().

Hugh T. Lefler and Albert R. Newsome, North Carolina: The History of a Southern State (). Books shelved as railroad-history: Jay Cooke's Gamble: The Northern Pacific Railroad, the Sioux, and the Panic of by M.

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Milton and Sutherlin Narrow-Gauge Railroad After many attempts, in Milton finally obtained railway service. On March 2,the Virginia assembly incorporated the Milton and Sutherlin Narrow-Gauge Railroad Company, and a year later the North Carolina general assembly followed suit.

The North Western Railway is the main railway company featured in The Railway Series of children's books by the Rev. gh the company's name has never been specifically stated in the books, it was mentioned as such in tie-in books such as The Island of Sodor: Its People, History and Railways by Awdry, and also on some maps that were drawn to accompany the Railway arters: Tidmouth (originally Vicarstown).

The Tracks North is the only book-length study devoted to the railroad bracero program. Barbara Driscoll examines the program and its place in the long history of U.S.-Mexican relations. In so doing, she uses a wealth of materials seldom used by investigators of the bracero program, and also provides a clearer picture of the internal workings.

Now, the Carolina & Northwestern Railway was without many major shippers, but it managed to struggle along. Bylogging stopped completely in the area. At the same time, Mr.

Ford's Model T were getting more and more popular, and the Carolina & North. Railroad History: The digest size of Railroad History (left) is 6 x 9 inches and the current size is 8 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches.

Order from and queries and payment to: Alden Dreyer, 91 Reynolds Road, Shelburne, MA USA. Contact: email ([email protected]) or ( ET). PayPal payment accepted at email address shown, otherwise any method other than credit cards payable to. Carolina & North-Western Railway (Including the Kings Mountain Railroad and the Chester & Lenoir Narrow Gauge) East Tennessee & Western North Carolina Railroad (Including the Linville River Railway) Lawndale Railway Southern Railway The Wreck of Ol' 97 Watauga & Yadkin River Railroad (Includes the Watauga Railway and the Yadkin River Railroad).TITLE: PUBLISHER: AUTHOR: WHERE TO BUY: 1.

History of the Carolina & North-Western Railway: Overmountain Press: Matthew Bumgarner: CLICK HERE: 2.The R&D acquired the North-Western North Carolina Railroad in earlyand completed the road by The Richmond & Danville Railroad extended the line to Bethania in and to meet the Cape Fear & Yadkin Valley Railway at Rural Hall in