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Reorganization of the Brooklyn Elevated Railroad Company

Brooklyn Elevated Railroad Company

Reorganization of the Brooklyn Elevated Railroad Company

by Brooklyn Elevated Railroad Company

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Published by s.n. in New York? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railways (Elevated) United States: N.Y.: Brooklyn,
  • Elevated Railroads,
  • Finance,
  • Brooklyn Elevated Railroad Company

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDurst, Seymour B., 1913- former owner
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE4491.N583 B76 1896
    The Physical Object
    Pagination10 p. ;
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25587795M
    OCLC/WorldCa43912983

      After the MTA simply had freight operations from the 2nd Ave yard moved onto the elevated B line which also hooks up to the Coney yards. CROSS HARBOR RAILROAD. Unlike the SBK, the Cross Harbor Railroad is still operating freight trains at grade along the streets of Brooklyn. The award of the Board of Arbitration, Hon. Joseph C. Pelletier, James H. Vahey, Esquire, Henry E. Reynolds, Esquire: in the matter of the arbitration between the Amalgamated Association of Street and Electric Railway Employee of America and the Bay State Street Railway Company: with dissenting opinion of Henry E. Reynolds, Esquire, dated J by Henry E Reynolds ().

    Railroads represented in the project files include the Boston Elevated Railroad, Brooklyn Elevated Railroad, Chicago South Side Elevated Railway, Great Northern and City Railway, Manhattan Railway Company, Metropolitan Railway (London), and the Southern Pacific Railway. The Jamaica Central Railways Company was a streetcar company in the borough of Queens in New York City. It was founded in as a reorganization of the Long Island Electric Railway, taking over the LIERy's routes in Queens. In the JCR formed a bus subsidiary, Jamaica Buses, Inc., which took over all the JCR's routes in the next three years. edit Defunct New York City Transit Operators.

    MLA Format. Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Elevated railway map of New York, Brooklyn, and Jersey City" The New York Public Library Digital Collections New Utrecht Avenue was originally known as the Brooklyn, Greenwood and Bath Plank Road and was built in the early s. The Brooklyn, Bath and Coney Island Railroad was constructed along its path in the s, and finally, the West End Elevated arrived in photo: Vincent Losinno.


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Reorganization of the Brooklyn Elevated Railroad Company by Brooklyn Elevated Railroad Company Download PDF EPUB FB2

By Brooklyn Elevated Railroad Company. and former owner. NNC Seymour B. Durst. Full text is unavailable for this digitized archive article. Subscribers may view the full text of this article in its original form through TimesMachine.

To clarify a term we will be using for the rest of this book, namely BMT, this was a reorganization of the former Brooklyn Rapid Transit System due to lawsuits following a serious accident on the system.

The company reorganized as the Brooklyn-Manhattan Transit or BMT and to this day is still known as BMT even though the city owns and operates it. The Brooklyn Elevated Railroad Company was incorporated in and became an extensive elevated railroad in Brooklyn and, after the consolidation ofNew York City.

The first rail was laid inand the railroad opened to the public in May of W. Since the reorganization of the road by the stock and bond holders the Brooklyn Elevated Railroad has made considerable progress.

The Coney Island Elevated: The First Elevated Railroad in Brooklyn. The very first elevated line in Brooklyn, elevated in the sense that most of it ran above the ground, not on an "El looking" structure as we know it, opened in It was the one mile long Coney Island Elevated Railway, and ran from the Brighton Beach Hotel to a terminal just west of the Culver Terminal.

Try the new Google Books. Brooklyn Bridge Brooklyn Elevated Railroad Brooklyn Terminal Brooklyn tower building built caisson Chapter Chief Engineer City of Brooklyn clear height Commissioner of Bridges Committee completed construction contract December 31 Department of Bridges Department of Plant East River Elevated Railroad Company.

The Brooklyn Elevated Railroad was an elevated railroad company in Brooklyn, New York City, United States, operated from untilwhen it was merged into the Brooklyn Rapid Transit Company-controlled Brooklyn Union Elevated Railroad.

Lines. Lexington Avenue Line, downtown to Cypress Hills; Myrtle Avenue Line, downtown to Ridgewood, QueensBuses: BQT, Brooklyn Bus. American Association Avenue benefit bill bonds Boston Boston Elevated Railway Brooklyn Rapid Transit build car mile carhouse cent charge Chicago Cincinnati Cleveland committee Company common connection construction Corporation cost creosote Detroit United Railway District earnings Elec Electric Company electrification Elevated Railway.

During the steam powered era all the elevated lines in New York, Brooklyn and Chicago were standard gauge. I will have to check on the earliest cable powered days in New York because I think there was something about their track that was odd but I.

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"Bibliographical note": p. [] Brooklyn has had many faces over the course of its fascinating history. It has transformed from being a major center of industry in the 19th century to being the hippest and most populous of New York's five boroughs Brooklyn traces the cherished places that time, progress and fashion swept aside before concerned citizens or the National Register of Historic Places could save them /5(25).

Rand, McNally & Co.'s map also shows us that by the end of the 19 th century the metropolitan area was home to almost a dozen elevated railway lines operated by the Manhattan Elevated Railway, the Brooklyn Elevated Railroad and the Kings County Elevated Railroad and provided a faster alternative to the street trolley car system which was.

Cornwall Street Railway, Railfaire DC Books, soft $ The Elevated Railways of Manhattan, Oszustowicz $ Ghost Rails VII Pittsburgh-Butler Short Line $ Great Lakes Trolleys in Color, Mid-West MS Bks. $ Hudson & Manhattan RR In Color Yanosey MS Bks $ Interborough Fleet, IRT by Joe Cunningham SALE $   The company was reorganized in early as the New York Elevated Railway Company, the system’s fleet was expanded, and, most importantly, the cable system was replaced in favor of reliable Author: James Nevius.

The Brooklyn Rapid Transit Company was a public transit holding company formed in to acquire and consolidate railway lines in Brooklyn and Queens, New York City, United States. It was a prominent corporation and industry leader using the single-letter symbol B on the New York Stock Exchange.

It operated both passenger and freight services on its rail rapid transit, elevated and subway network, making it unique among the 3 companies Closed: ; 96 years ago, (acquisition by the.

The Brooklyn Union Elevated Railroad was incorporated on Januand acquired the property of the bankrupt Brooklyn Elevated Railroad on February The BRT gained control a month later, on Ma and leased the elevated company to the Brooklyn Heights Railroad, until then solely a street railway company, on April 1.

Railroad Reorganization (Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, ), by Stuart Daggett (PDF at McMaster) Highways of Progress (New York: Doubleday, Page and Co., ), by James J. Hill (page images at HathiTrust).

The New York Elevated Railroad Company was born 27 Octoberas a reorganization of the bankrupt West Side Patented Elevated Railway Company, the first attempt anywhere at building an elevated rapid transit line.

(If you would like to know more about the beginnings of the New York elevated railroad system, click HERE. the brooklyn & rockaway beach railroad company the canarsie line which was incorporated decem and commenced operation looking east from the b. elevated railroad circa at bridgeport, norwood and woodfield.

more financial problems resulted in the merger of the two companies and reorganization as the new york. On Augthe Brooklyn Rapid Transit Company acquired full control of the South Brooklyn Railway for $, by buying in all stock except for directors shares; and the South Brooklyn became another subsidiary of the Brooklyn Heights Railroad.The Manhattan Railway Company was an elevated railway company in Manhattan and the Bronx, New York City, United States.

It operated four lines: the Second Avenue Line, Third Avenue Line, Sixth Avenue Line, and Ninth Avenue Line.Tuscarora Almanc for September 5: Posted by IRTRedbirdR33 on Thu Sep 5 Tuscarora Almanac – September 5, – The Book of First Runs Brooklyn, New York Brooklyn Elevated Railroad Company The Lexington Avenue El is extended eastward from Gates Avenue-Broadway to Alabama Avenue-Fulton Street.