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U.S. Roads in Canada

Canada Southern

Michigan Central leased CASO effective January 1, 1883.
New York Central subleased CASO effective August 21, 1929
Pennsylvania absorbed New York Central and merged February 1, 1968
becoming Pennsylvania New York Central Transportation Company.
Operating as Penn Central which soon included New Haven.
Penn Central soon went bankrupt (June 21, 1970)
and Conrail (Consolidated Rail Corp.) was created by US government
effective April 1, 1976 taking over Penn Central and many other bankrupt US roads
. Eventually, (in 1999) the US Government sold off Conrail jointly to CSX and NS.
Canadian lines in Ontario were sold in 1985 to CN and CP and soon afterwards abandoned.

Heritage Essex Inc.

Historic Essex station. 87 Station Street, Essex, ON. Built CASO 1887. May 2016

Old post card early MCR era.

CN 78853 on display.

Essex Terminal Ry. 53

Chesapeake & Ohio

Map Early Canadian Lines

Moore Museum
94 Moore Line, Mooretown, ON

C&O Mooretown station

C&O M-1834 motorcar and trailer.

Velocipede. Dave Warren August 2021

CN 76611


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