Extensions of City and Suburban Railway of Washington.

by United States. Congress. House

Publisher: [s.n.] in Washington

Written in English
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Other titlesExtensions of City and Suburban Railway in District of Columbia
SeriesH.rp.2073
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on the District of Columbia
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination3 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16105540M

(a) The authority vested by law in the Interstate Commerce Commission by virtue and under the Act of Congress, approved , entitled “An Act authorizing certain extensions to be made in the lines of the Anacostia and Potomac River Railroad Company, the Washington Railway and Electric Company, the City and Suburban Railway of. In , the City and Suburban Railway Company extended the streetcar lines through Randalltown, connecting the town to Washington, D.C.[4] Early residents battled regular flooding, which was exacerbated by an eighteenth-century mill race that ran through the center of the community. The Norfolk City and Suburban Railway had been established in the neighborhood in and traveled east from Washington Point along Webster Avenue, turning south on Oaklette Avenue to Indian River. The streetcar line ran from Washington Point to Indian River Park, a pleasure ground established in Norfolk County southeast of Oaklette. The elimination of 24 suburban railway stations in the revised Detailed Project Report (DPR) prepared by RITES has left the city’s urban rail activists fuming. Was this done to benefit Namma.

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Author/Creator: United States. Congress. House. Other Title: Extensions of City and Suburban Railway in District of Columbia Publication: Washington: [s.n.], CHAP.

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Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the City and Suburban. ↪ ch. An act authorizing certain extensions to be made of the lines of the Anacostia and Potomac River Railroad Company, the Washington Railway and Electric Company, the City and Suburban Railway of Washington, and the Capital Traction Company, in the District of.

The above gives a sketch of the existence of the City and Suburban Railway Co. of Washington about which has centered much of the history of the Maryland Line of the Washington, Railway and Electric Co.

and explains how the said line was acquired by that. City & Suburban Railway, U.S. Contributor Names Moody, William Henry (Judge). The origin of the Washington Branch Railway. The first railroad to serve Washington was the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad's Washington Branch Railway, which connected the city to Baltimore along what is now MARC's Camden Line.

It roughly followed the route of the Washington and Baltimore Turnpike, now Baltimore Avenue. Try the new Google Books. eBook - FREE. Get this book in print. AbeBooks; On Demand Books; Amazon; Find in a library Jamesville and Washington RR Kansas City Osceola and Southern.

Dagascobonda RR City and Suburban Ry. On the other hand, the form of the suburban railway line is mainly including 3 types: suburban railway terminates at the center of the city peripheral, terminate in the city center and through the center of the city.

Either way, the suburban railway in peak-hour wills suburban passenger flow to city center. It also needs good evacuation system. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

My library. The Hamburg S-Bahn is a suburban commuter railway network in the Hamburg Metropolitan er, the S-Bahn, the Hamburg U-Bahn, the AKN railway and the regional railway form the backbone of railway public transport in the city and the surrounding area.

The network has operated since as a commuter rail system, under the direction of the state railway, and is a member of the.

notes: The Saint Louis Cable and Western Railway took over the West End Narrow Gauge Railroad, a steam-powered suburban line to Florissant (Western) and connected it to the central business district with a cable traction line (Cable).

The cable line was poorly designed because most of the streets between the suburban line's terminal and the central business district were already occupied by. Beautifully engraved certificate from the Washington Railway and Electric Company issued in This historic document was printed by the Western Banknote Company and has an ornate border around it with a vignette of a railway car with the company name on the side and front, with the nation's Capitol.

The City and Suburban Railway was chartered in to run a streetcar from just east of the White House at New York Avenue and 15th St NW to what is now Mount Rainier on the D.C.

line. On Ma the Maryland and Washington Railway incorporated to build a rail line connecting any passenger railway in the District of Columbia to. An act authorizing certain extensions to be made of the lines of the Anacostia and Potomac River Railroad Company, the Washington Railway and Electric Company, the City and Suburban Railway of Washington, and the Capital Traction Company, in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.

May. 23, PDF, KB: Chapter Streetcars in Washington, D.C. transported people across the city and region from until The first streetcars in Washington, D.C., were drawn by horses and carried people short distances on flat terrain; but the introduction of cleaner and faster electric streetcars, capable of climbing steeper inclines, opened up the hilly suburbs north of the old city and in Anacostia.

The City and Suburban Railway Company was organized in to take over the franchises of the Savannah, Skidaway, and Seaboard Railway. It specialized in developing resort facilities at Thunderbolt, Montgomery, and Isle of Hope. Another railroad involved was the Coast Line Railroad Company.

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Lewis, U.S. () Third Street & Suburban Railway Company v. Lewis. Submitted Ma Decided Ma U.S. APPEAL FROM THE COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT Syllabus. Get this from a library. The Portsmouth Electric Railway. [O Richard Cummings; New England Electric Railway Historical Society.] -- A history of one of New Hampshire's smaller city and suburban street railway systems, an extension of the Portsmouth and Dover Branch of the Boston and Maine Railroad.

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East Shore & Suburban Railway along the east shore of San Francisco Bay This edition published in by Golden West Books in San Marino, Calif. Classifications Dewey Decimal Class /.5/ Library of Congress TFE37 H36 The Physical Object Pagination 32 p.:.

An act authorizing certain extensions to be made of the lines of the Anacostia and Potomac River Railroad Company, the Washington Railway and Electric Company, the City and Suburban Railway of Washington, and the Capital Traction Company, in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes.

The right of way was originally Route 82 of the streetcar system of Washington, DC. The section used by the trail was built by the City and Suburban Railway in The full line stretched from New York Avenue and 15th St NW in Washington, DC to Berwyn at Greenbelt Road, where a turn table was built and was extended to Laurel, Maryland in Washington and Georgetown Railroad Company.

Chartered onduring the American Civil War, to build three street horsecar lines using the same track gauge as the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad (Standard gauge).

The first streetcars were installed on Pennsylvania Avenue from Georgetown to the Washington Navy Yard. The first day of operation was Jand the entire system was. At that time, the northern terminus was at Tappan; the extension north to Haverstraw, New York, opened in Bankruptcy struck soon, and the New York section of the line was sold on Septemand reorganized Octoas the Jersey City and Albany Railway.

The part in New Jersey was sold Augand reorganized. Washington railroads date back to when the Cascade Portage Railway opened six miles of railroad between Hamilton Island and Stevenson, Washington (the railroad operated until ).

By the first of the “Hill” lines reached the Puget Sound with the Northern Pacific Railway opening its main line between Minneapolis and Seattle that.

Inthe City and Suburban Railway with the City and Suburban and Washington, Berwyn, and Laurel railway started single line electric trolley service.

Laurel Park Racecourse, a thoroughbred racetrack, opened in and remains in operation. The Willamette Bridge Railway merged with the Transcontinental Street Railway informing the new City and Suburban railway. The City & Suburban railway briefly operated the Portland, Mt Tabor and Eastern Railroad from September to September as an extension of their Mt Tabor line, but that railroad was returned to its owners.

The Alster Valley Railway (German: Alstertalbahn) is a railway line in Hamburg, which is nearly six-kilometre is entirely double track and is served by line S1 of the Hamburg S-Bahn along its entire length.

It leaves the extension of the Hamburg-Altona link line at Ohlsdorf station and runs to original plans envisaged an extension to Wohldorf or Volksdorf. B- 25 B Industrial/Urban Dominance Period () Though Washington lacked many of the stimuli which spurred suburbanization in other cities, by the s the city's population had begun to move out toward less.

TBUg M0B23XNG OREQONEpf, FRipAY, JANUARY 1,STREET-RAILWA-Y EXTENSION CITY & SUBURBAN RAILXS, TROLLEY CARS MAKE CITY REACH OUT INTO COUNTR-Y-PORTiAND, OREGON MUCH NEW CONSTRUCTION AND MANY NEW CARS BUILT TMIOST powerful 'among, the agencies which have extended the urban 1 population o Portland Into the surrounding country are the .The following street, interurban, or other electric railways operated in New ies marked (PS) were or became part of the Public Service Corporation of New Jersey.Concerned city and suburban residents lobbied to create a new regional planning agency, the Municipality of Metropolitan Seattle, or Metro, to clean up the pollution in Lake Washington, manage growth, and expand mass transit.